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Five & 20 Up Their Barrel Aged Game with Barrelywine

Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing, Westfield’s brewery, distillery and winery hybrid, has come a long way with their barrel aged beers. To date, their BA offerings have been hit or miss. I’m by no means an expert, but I’ve … Continue reading

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Digging Into the Buffalo Brewers Fest Tap List: Part 2

The fifth annual Buffalo Brewers Festival, which takes place on June 23 (4-7p) at Canalside, will feature over 20 local Buffalo & WNY breweries, making for a tap list of well over 50 beers in total. That is a lot … Continue reading

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Buffalo Beer Buzz: New Beer at Four Mile & Five & 20, Full Circle Fest at 42 North, Righteous Dude Back at New York Beer Project

Four Mile Polynomial Pale Ale #15 to Debut This Week The newest version of Four Mile Brewing’s Polynomial Pale Ale, their flagship rotating hop series IPA, will debut on April 17. #15 features a blend of Simcoe, Mosaic, Citra and … Continue reading

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Buffalo Beer Buzz: Resurgence Expands to Old First Ward, New BA Scotch Ale at 42 North, Barrel Room Jam at Five & 20, Windy Brew First Anniversary

Resurgence Brewing Expanding to New Location in Old First Ward Resurgence Brewing are expanding again, this time in a big way with a move to a new location at 55 Chicago Street in the Old First Ward. The 25,000 square … Continue reading

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Drink What the Brewers Drink: WNY Brewing Scene Insiders Reveal Favorite Beers Of 2017

Over 6,000 breweries were in operation in 2017, according to the Brewers Association, 98 percent of them small, independent craft brewers, who contributed an eye-popping sum of $67.8 billion to the US economy, up 21.7 percent from 2014. Or is … Continue reading

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2017 Buffalo Beer Holiday Shopping Guide

Let’s face it – us beer drinkers are pretty damn easy to shop for when it comes to filling the space the space under the Christmas tree. But beer shopping can be a bit basic. And no one wants to … Continue reading

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TimberFish Holds First Commercial Fish Stocking Event at Five & 20

TimberFish Technologies’ first commercial fish stocking event was held September 8 at their treatment/production system at the Five & 20 Spirits & Brewing facility at 8398 West Main Road (Route 20) in Westfield, New York. Three different species of fish were … Continue reading

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Five & 20 Chooses One of Their Own as New Head Brewer

When it came time for Five & 20 Spirits and Brewing to select a new head brewer to replace the departing Jimmy Walsh, they looked within and chose on of their own in former brewing intern Paul Alessi. After Walsh … Continue reading

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Buffalo Beer Buzz: New 12 Gates Saison & Homebrew Comp, 42 North introduces new partnership & new beer, Five & 20 does ACBW, Cole’s celebrates TAP NY medal winners

12 Gates Releases New Saison, Helps Homebrewers Look for a new saison (5.6% ABV) from 12 Gates Brewing, a full 30 BBL production beer, coming to a tap list near you very soon. 12 Gates says the saison is “simply … Continue reading

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