Tag: 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.

New Brews Join Long Island Craft Beer Boom

Since New York State created a farm brewery license in 2012, the number of craft breweries on LI more than tripled from 12 to 44 today — 26 of which are farm breweries that use locally grown ingredients.

Sand City’s Tasting Room Reopens in Northport

After an outpouring of support from fans near and far, Sand City Brewing got approval from the Village of Northport to reopen its tasting room on Main Street and welcomed beer lovers back on Sunday. 

20 Locally Brewed St. Patrick’s Day Craft Beers

The A List: Before you say cheers, make sure your glass is full of one of Long Islands many hometown brews.

Long Ireland Brews Up Good ‘Craic’ in Riverhead’s Polish Town

Since 2011, another proud European heritage of entertainment, called ‘craic’— pronounced “crack,” it means fun in Gaelic — has been celebrated in Polish Town at the Long Ireland Beer Company brewery and tasting room.