Category Archives: Beer Feature

42 North Announces New Paktech Return Program Focused on Sustainability

If you have been wondering what to do with your leftover Paktechs after draining those cans and bottles of all that delicious craft beer, 42 North Brewing has a new sustainability program tailor made for you. You know Paktechs, right … Continue reading

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Community Beer Works’ Frank Is Now Saving Australian Wildlife

While Community Beer Works routinely showcase the ‘community’ and ‘beer’ aspects of their brewery name via their charitable ‘Be Like Frank’ events, they are now taking their philanthropic efforts global, this time employing their beloved American Pale Ale to help … Continue reading

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Ratebeer Names Big Ditch Best Brewpub in New York State

Big Ditch Brewing will soon need to find some more space in their trophy case as they have been named the ‘Best Brewpub in New York State’ by RateBeer as part of their Best Awards for the Year 2019. The … Continue reading

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Is Barleywine Really Life? Community Beer Works Aims to Find Out With Thee Barleywine Classic

When asked how he could always be drinking barleywine, his self-professed favorite beer style, Ethan Cox says, “That would be a life that I love to lead. I wonder how I can arrange that.” While the Community Beer Works president … Continue reading

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Official Beer List Announced for the 2020 Brewers Invitational

This Sunday, the collective minds of the Western New York brewing scene will come together to showcase their true brewing acumen at the fourth annual Buffalo Niagara Brewers Invitational, which takes place January 26 (2pm) at New York Beer Project. … Continue reading

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Inaugural Barrel Jam Brings All the Barrel Aged Beers to the Yard

It seems as it winter has finally arrived, bringing with it all the hallmarks of this time of year. But just as the days get colder, the beer in our glass gets darker, and as temperatures get lower, the ABV … Continue reading

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Wombat Warriors: Proceeds From Thin Man’s Trial By Wombat to Benefit Australian Wildlife

Just like the recent rainstorms, a group of local bars and restaurants are looking to provide some relief to the four-legged victims of the historic Australian bushfires by partnering with WIRES, a nonprofit in Australia that is working to save, … Continue reading

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Another Great Year for Beer: Your Favorite Brewers’ Favorite Beers Of 2019

This is an article I look forward to writing every year. It’s the one time of the year when I turn things over to the very people who brew the beer I drink, obsess over and write about – the … Continue reading

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Groundbreaking Craft New York Act Turns Five

One of the most important pieces of legislation in the history of New York craft beer, the Craft New York Act, is turning five years old on December 13. Now, chances are you’ve never heard of the Craft NY Act, … Continue reading

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West Shore Brewing to Release Green Flyer IPA in Cans

If you would have asked West Shore Brewing Owner Josh Dziomba four years ago, when the brewery was still in the planning stages, if he thought he’d ever release one of his beers in cans, he would have said no. … Continue reading

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