Category Archives: Beer Feature

Fill Your Schedule with These 11 Can’t-Miss Buffalo Beer Week Events

Buffalo Beer Week can be overwhelming, I get it. Trust me, I know. There’s dozens and dozens of venues holding over 100 events jam packed into just 10 days. There’s plenty to see and do, and more importantly, drink, over … Continue reading

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Opening Gala Kicks Off Buffalo Beer Week’s 100+ Events

The Opening Gala is one of my favorite events during Buffalo Beer Week year after year. Though it’s new to Flying Bison Brewing this year on September 15 (5-9pm), I have loved this event dating back to its days as … Continue reading

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Circle the Wagons: 10 Perfect Buffalo Tailgating Beers

It’s that time again; the time when thousands upon thousands of diehard Buffalo Bills fans, aka the Bills Mafia, descend upon Orchard Park to fill the parking lots of New Era Field, Erie Community College and every vacant lot and … Continue reading

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Brickyard Brewing Company Plans First Ever Can Release

Lewiston’s Brickyard Brewing Company are making a splash in the local beer retail market with their first ever can release, as they will debut Space Bronco New England IPA and Millions of Peaches Gelato IPA, on September 8 (3pm). Price … Continue reading

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Big Ditch to Re-Release Critically Acclaimed Packet IPA

Packet, the first of Big Ditch Brewing’s vaunted Lock IPA Series, and one of their most celebrated beers of all time, is set to make its triumphant return on September 8. Cans will go on sale beginning at 11am with … Continue reading

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A Love Letter to the Buffalo Beer Scene From a Soon-To-Be Ex-Pat

This is a love letter to Buffalo beer & all the people involved. By: Justine Powers Since graduating college in 2014, I’ve spent the past four years in and out of your favorite Buffalo watering holes. Seriously – I picked … Continue reading

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Steelbound Brewery to Make Can Debut With Pair of IPAs

After just over three months in business, Western New York’s newest brewery, Ellicottville’s Steelbound Brewery & Distillery, is set to make their debut in the canned beer game this weekend, and will put their best foot forward with a pair … Continue reading

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A Buffalo Institution: Looking Back At Five Decades of Mr. Goodbar

Mr. Goodbar, the venerable Buffalo watering hole that stands at the corner of Elmwood and Forest Avenues, is set to turn 50 and will celebrate five decades of slinging suds at their 50th Anniversary Party on August 15 (6pm). The … Continue reading

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Behind the Green Door: A Retrospective of My Time at Community Beer Works’ Lafayette Home

As 80’s hair metal merchants Cinderella famously sang, you don’t know what you got till it’s gone, and while what we had was six wonderfully long years with Community Beer Works’ quaint, understated home at 15 Lafayette Avenue, it still … Continue reading

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Buffalo Brewpub, 12 Gates Brew Up Something Special for Man’s Best Friend

One of the best qualities of craft beer is its ability to foster positive change with each fill of the glass. Buffalo Brewpub is putting their locally created suds to work at Paws at the Pub on August 5 (12-5pm), … Continue reading

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