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Bronx Brewery Offers Discount Pints in Exchange for Toy Donations

People tend to feel more generous around the holidays, and that goes for Gun Hill Brewery in the Bronx, too. Bring them (unwrapped) toys for tots, and you’ll be rewarded with $3 tasty pints. What a deal! Read more about this glorious and good-willed day right here. What: Holiday Toy Drive Where: Gun Hill Brewery, 3227 Laconia Ave., Bronx,…

Craft Beer from an Assembly Line?

This article in the Huffington Post details some interesting and controversial changes to the way craft beer is classified. The Brewers Association has decided to allow beers that use rice or corn malt to be labeled as craft. More significantly, it raised its limit for a “small” brewery from one that produces less than 2 million barrels…

The Best Cheap Local Beers in America

Here at the New York Beer and Brewery Blog, we love craft beer, but there’s no denying it’s a recent phenomenon. There are times when you just want to sit back and crack open a traditional, no-fuss beer like our grandparents would have drunk. And for that, you have to turn to America’s regional beers….

The Best Towns for Craft Beer Tailgating

Football season is just around the corner, and for millions around the country, that means tailgate parties. Is there a tradition more quintessentially American? The good folks at CraftBeer.com have put together a list of the best towns in the US for tailgating, geared toward craft beer fans. The list even includes local beers for…