Category Archives: Beer Feature

Big Ditch Introduces Newest Member of Lock IPA Series Family

Big Ditch Brewing’s vaunted Lock IPA Series is set to grow by one with the introduction of the fourth installment, Dibble, named after Lockport canal engineer Orringh “Orange” Dibble, who invented a horse drawn crane for removing debris out of … Continue reading

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Community Beer Works Readies Massive New Brewery

It was only a matter of time before Community Beer Works, a l ocal beer institution that was once Buffalo beer’s best kept secret, moved on from their humble and quaint Lafayette Street brewery. After helping to revitalize the Niagara … Continue reading

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Salute Spring with a Saison on National Saison Day

Whether you like your saisons spicy and peppery, clean and fruity or tart and crisp, this is one beer perfect tailored perfectly for pulling back the shades, drawing the blinds and opening your doors and windows as you try to … Continue reading

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Big Ditch Brewing Expands, Adds More Capacity to Brewhouse

Hayburner, Deep Cut, Fip, Packet, Excavator, you know the names, you love the beer. The problem is, Big Ditch Brewing was running out of the room necessary to keep a consistent stockpile of fresh beer, a problem satiated by a … Continue reading

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Our 7 Favorite Moments (In Beer Form) of the Third Annual Thawfest

While snow and unseasonably cold temps linger in the forecast in the coming days and weeks, Thawfest, the annual celebration of the onset of spring through beer, wine and spirits, had me thinking of the warmer months to come. Though … Continue reading

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First It Was Filthy, Now It’s Funky: Thin Man, Mikkeller NYC Keep the Flow Going

Remember Filthy Flow IPA? Chances are you have fond memories of the Thin Man Brewery / Mikkeller Brewing NYC concoction. If you have been among the hordes clamoring for its return, you’re going to want to find a seat at … Continue reading

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File Under Beer is Fun: Community Beer Works to Release Ice Cream Cake Pale Ale

Let’s face it – beer is supposed to be fun. Or at least it should be. Community Beer Works agrees, so they teamed up with Altamont’s Indian Ladder Farms Cidery and Brewery on a beer you’ve most likely never heard … Continue reading

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42 North to Release First Ever 42 Below Barrel House Creation

A pretty important beer release for 42 North Brewing is coming up this weekend as Sojourn, the first ever wild/sour ale to come out of the barrels at 42 Below Barrel House, will make its debut. The small batch beer … Continue reading

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Buffalo First Glitter Beer Has Officially Arrived

This is not a drill. Buffalo’s first ever glitter beers are coming. Yes, you read that correctly. On March 23 (4pm), SATO Brewpub will unleash a trio of glitter beers – the Brewnicorn, a glitter IPA, “Gold’s Lager,” their Shimbo … Continue reading

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Beyond Green Beer: The Best Local Beers for St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day – the one day when all of us are a little Irish. And this year, March 17 happens to fall on a Saturday, so there’s even more reason to celebrate. Now the question is, what beer should … Continue reading

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