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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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Long Island’s Golden Tap Awards recognize a gentle giant beer geek

A gentle giant of a man who helped establish Long Island’s largest club of beer enthusiasts and a collection of brewers who banded together to help a small brewery decimated by Superstorm Sandy were recognized separately for their endeavors at … Continue reading

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Picks for Long Island Craft Beer Week

Long Island’s beer community celebrates itself during Long Island Craft Beer Week (LICBW) May 10-19 with a dizzying collection of festivals, special tastings, tap takeovers and more. LICBW, which actually runs 10 days, is a collaborative venture created by brewers, … Continue reading

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Belhaven Black Stout will make you forget Guinness on St. Paddy’s Day

Bellhaven’s first new brew in 45 years is replacing Guinness on taps lines throughout the New York region. Here’s why. The new Belhaven Black Stout, which made its Long Island debut March 6 at The Good Life pub in Massapequa, demands … Continue reading

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