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Beer and Food Pairing 101

Wine has always been viewed as food’s best friend. I can’t argue that when you pick the perfect varietal to match a dish, it is one of the best eating experiences you can have. However, … MORE »

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Weekly Rundown: Chowderfest, Samplings and More

Tuesday: Magic Hat is giving away a snowboard at the Recovery Sports Grill in Colonie tonight between 8:00-10:00pm. Enjoy Single Chair Ale specials all night long! Location: 98 Wolf Road, Colonie, NY 12205 Wednesday: Come … MORE »

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SPARGING: A Strained Relationship!

Here’s an interesting word… Sparging! Many of you have probably been on a local brewery tour or have heard this term dropped by a homebrewer, but what does it mean? Well, I’m about to help … MORE »

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Weekly Rundown: Box of Hops Sampling, Festival of Barrels and More!

Monday: Join us at Bomber’s for our Blue Moon Paint the Glass promo at 5:00pm! Like the event says, buy a pint of Blue Moon and receive a special glass to paint. Embrace your inner … MORE »

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Surviving Adirondack Brewery’s Festival of Barrels

A Brew Fest for the Adventurous! Adirondack Brewery’s Festival of Barrels is an answer for any beer lover’s winter season! Not only does Adirondack Brewery put together an insane lineup of Barrel Aged amazingness, but … MORE »

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New Year, New Beer!

Lose weight, stop smoking, stop drinking… We’ve all made those New Year’s resolutions and we’ve all struggled to keep them. So why fight it? Give your heart (and liver) what it really wants, beer! Embrace … MORE »

EMPIRE-BREWING

Weekly Rundown: Tap Takeovers, Food & Wine Festival and More

Wednesday: Mohawk Taproom and Empire Brewing Company cordially invite you to Burger & Brew Night this Wednesday at 5:00pm! Pair any burger with an Empire brew and receive a FREE pint glass while supplies last. The following … MORE »