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Searching for Oyster Bay Brewing Co.

Oyster Bay Brewing Co., Long Island’s newest craft brewer, is a bit hard to find. When it opens in mid-June, beer aficionados can expect to find what its owners say are drinkable brews. Long Island’s newest brewery isn’t easy to … Continue reading

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March 9 Nassau Coliseum Spring Craft Beer Festival to feature 50 breweries

Tickets still available for popular Long Island brewers fest. Hard to believe it’s been seven years since the first Spring Craft Beer Festival at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, Long Island. The March 9 event, put on by … Continue reading

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Creative brews at LI Nano Cask Festival

Creativity was on display at the 4th Annual Long Island Nano Cask Festival. Held at the Rocky Point Beach Club on Jan. 26, this relatively intimate beer event run by Rocky Point Artisan Brewers featured nine brewers and twice as … Continue reading

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Jan. 26 Long Island Nano Cask Festival to feature many one-off brews

One of my favorite small time beer fests is almost upon us — the Long Island Nano Cask Ale Festival. Sponsored by Rocky Point Artisan Brewers, this Jan. 26 festival features a small group of small brewers pouring unique brews in … Continue reading

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The Good Life pub raises $22,000-plus for Hurricane Sandy relief

  The Good Life has a good heart. The Massapequa Park, Long Island, gastro pub, was packed to overflowing Tuesday evening due to the promotional efforts of owner Pete Mangouranes, who promised to donate every penny spent at the pub … 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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Long Island Craft Beer Week early start

  Long Island Craft Beer Week for 2012 got underway today—for most folks. For me, this 10-day celebration of Long Island brewers and beer purveyors (May 11-20) got underway a day early at Croxley’s Ale House in downtown Farmingdale, where … Continue reading

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