Tag: craft beer

Homebrewers Vie for Long Island Bragging Rights

Long Island’s homebrewing community met up for some friendly competition on Saturday at the 23rd annual BEER Brew-off organized by Brewers East End Revival, Long Island’s oldest homebrew club.

Long Island Summer Beerfest Preview

With Long Island now home to more than 40 craft breweries, a great way to sample the diversity of locally produced beer without driving all over is to attend a beer festival, which there are plenty of this summer.   

Six Harbors Brewing Company: Huntington Homebrewers Turn Pro

Pubs in bustling downtown Huntington have for decades served the public’s growing demand for craft beers. Now, thanks to Six Harbors Brewing Company, beer lovers in Huntington can enjoy delicious craft beer brewed right in the community.

Massapequa Offers Fresh Take on Burger and a Beer

Over the past decade, a host of gastropubs and upscale burger joints have opened in Massapequa that not only serve tasty burgers but enhance the experience with great craft beer.

New Long Island Craft Brews on Tap in 2019

The craft beer industry continued to expand across Long Island in 2018, with six new breweries opening taprooms, bringing the total number of brewpubs and breweries with taprooms to 35, compared to just nine at the end of 2012.  

What Is The Best Craft Beer Brewery on Long Island?

Breweries are increasingly plentiful on Long Island, lucky for us, and they all have their own ways of concocting beers with distinct flavors to provide a wide variety of choices for customers.

The Brewers Collective: Holding The Party Line

"We wanted to share the brewing responsibilities," says Tim Dougherty, a TBC founding co-owner.

BrewSA: Freeport Craft Brewery Donates Proceeds to Veterans Groups

Besides making beer, the founders also wanted to support veterans, so they donate 25 percent of BrewSA’s profits to veterans' charities and donate beer to fundraisers for such groups.

Long Island Craft Breweries Serve Up Oktoberfest Beers

Oktoberfest season is in full swing and a major attraction at festivals across Long Island is special Oktoberfest beer brewed in accordance with traditional German styles.

Long Island Craft Beer Week 2018 Kicks Off

The annual celebration of all things craft beer on Long Island kicks off Friday with a Cask Ales Festival in Farmingdale and runs through May 20 with a slew of brew-related festivities.