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Getting Goosed at a craft beer festival

 A trio of beers from Goose Island prove to be among the best of the fest By Alan J. Wax Time to eat my words after drinking against my principals. Since AB-InBev’s acquisition of Chicago’s Goose Island Beer Co. —and subsequently, … Continue reading

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Long Island breweries, bars to celebrate Craft Beer Week May 6-17

By Alan J. Wax Long Island: get ready for Craft Beer Week. Long Island’s craft beer industry and its supporters in the hospitality and retail trade are readying a week-plus long celebration of the region’s breweries and beers. It runs … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy collaborative relief beer, Surge Protector IPA, makes debut

The culmination of 13 weeks of effort involving a group of Long Island brewers has come to fruition. The group’s collaborative beer, Surge Protector IPA, makes its debut today (Jan. 22). Proceeds from sales of the beer will go to … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Brewery’s Hindy gets LI Beer Week lifetime achievement award

The Long Island Craft Beer Week Lifetime Achievement Award was presented to Brooklyn Brewery co-founder and president Steve Hindy. The award, presented as part of the second annual Golden Tap Awards held May 15 at The Boulton Center for Performing … Continue reading

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