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Random ingredients, beer styles drawn from a hat, are the focus of a club’s unusual homebrewing competition

Inspired by Food Network’s “Chopped,” a homebrew club’s members concoct some beers with unusual flavors. Stout with vanilla and Mexican chilies tops them all. By Alan J. Wax Borrowing a page from the Food Network show “Chopped,” a Long Island homebrew club … Continue reading

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High on the hog at Craft Beer and Pork Festival at the Topping Rose House

So full. That’s how I felt as I left the Topping Rose House in Bridgehampton, Long Island, having sampled just more than two dozen local brews and an eye-popping buffet of pork dishes. It had been a very pleasurable, sunny … Continue reading

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Long Island craft beer and pork in all its glory at a Bridgehampton fest on May 3

  Topping Rose House, the small, but tony Bridgehampton hotel and restaurant built in 1842 and now overseen by celebrity chef Tom Colicchio, is joining forces with a handful of Long Island breweries May 3 for a Pork & Craft … Continue reading

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Great South Bay Brewery’s Bay Fest brightens a grey day with new brews

The skies were threatening as Great South Bay Brewery’s Bay Fest neared its opening moment.  Crowds waiting for admission were herded inside the vast brewery in Bay Shore, Long Island, as a cast of 18 brewers beneath a white tent … 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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