Too Old, Too Slow, Still Here

Sam Adams has released a beer just in time for the Super Bowl named, Too Old, Too Slow, Still Here. A nod to Tom Brady and the Patriots’ 2018-2019 season. This beer was inspired by Tom Brady and Patriots receiver Chris Hogan. Brady said to him, “I’m too old, and you’re too slow.” Then, at … Continue reading “Too Old, Too Slow, Still Here”

NYC – Where to Go for Super Bowl Sunday

This Sunday, February 3rd, 2019 the New England Patriots take on the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII. Kickoff is at 6:30 PM. No matter where the game is, there will be parties everywhere. And, New York City has to be one of the best places to watch the big game. So, whether you … Continue reading “NYC – Where to Go for Super Bowl Sunday”

Valentine’s Cocktails

Whether it’s love you’re celebrating, or drinking to drown your sorrows this Valentine’s Day, we have the perfect cocktails for you! A nice table set for two, a delicious home-cooked dinner, and some fantastic cocktails? I couldn’t think of a more perfect night. You want to be careful going out on the town this Hallmark … Continue reading “Valentine’s Cocktails”

The A-Z Cocktail with Twenty-Six Ingredients

On February 4th, Bompas & Parr, a London culinary design studio is debuting their A-Z Cocktail at the bar and in some room mini-bars at the W New York in Times Square. This cocktail is an experiment using twenty-six ingredients all beginning with a different letter of the alphabet. Co-founder of Bompas & Parr, Harry … Continue reading “The A-Z Cocktail with Twenty-Six Ingredients”

National Beer Can Appreciation Day!

Today celebrates the historic moment when beer cans were introduced to the market. January 24th, 1935 marks this day in history. The Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company teamed up with the American Can Company and delivered 2,000 cans of their finest beer and Cream Ale to their customers in Richmond, Virginia. Since the canned beer was … Continue reading “National Beer Can Appreciation Day!”

#HotButteredRum Day – January 17th, 2019

Join thousands on this cold day in January in drinking one of the most delicious hot beverages, sure to put you in a fantastic mood and warm your soul. Hot Buttered Rum is a cocktail containing rum, butter, hot water or cider, sweetener and spices. This concoction dates back to the 1650s when Jamaica began … Continue reading “#HotButteredRum Day – January 17th, 2019”

Breweries Feeling Effects of Government Shutdown

Now that we are entering the fourth full week of the government shutdown, people are starting to realize the impact of this decision. Many federal workers are going without pay, national parks are closed or have limited services, the FDA will not be inspecting, there will be no access to federally assisted loans, only 12% … Continue reading “Breweries Feeling Effects of Government Shutdown”

SANTACON NYC

Saturday, December 8, 2018 Oh the joys of SANTACON! Dress in your finest Santa robe and make your way down to NYC at 10AM this Saturday, December 8th.   Give a charitable donation to get access to all of SantaCon’s exclusive bar crawl venues. At the starting point, you will receive a ‘Santa Badge” which will … Continue reading “SANTACON NYC”

SERRA ALPINA by Birreria

This month, Birreria, the Italian countryside restaurant on the rooftop of Eataly, NYC, will be transforming into SERRA ALPLINA.  SERRA ALPINA will feature rustic tables, stringed-twinkling lights, and breathtaking views. This greenhouse pop-up will be featuring Alpine dishes and unique mountain-infused cocktails. Dishes from hearty pastas, to rich braised meats will be served, as well … Continue reading “SERRA ALPINA by Birreria”

What is a Stock-Tail?

Mixologists are starting to replace their espresso and cider cocktails with ones that are a bit heartier. Bone broth, the paleo, nutrition enriched broth that fitness and health nuts are going crazy about all of a sudden, are now the backbone of cocktails. Seem a bit odd? I’m not sure I would even know what … Continue reading “What is a Stock-Tail?”