Comments adjustment

I have made a temporary change to the comments setting for this blog due to an influx of spam.  Comments may still be made anonymously, but they will be held for approval.  I will work to approve and publish comments as soon quickly as possible after they have been submitted. Thanks for reading, thanks for…

Merry Beer Break Christmas

In this episode of the Beer Break Podcast, we sample holiday craft beers and discuss 10 gift ideas for the craft beer enthusiast. Also new this episode: Listener comments- Thanks to our wonderful audience!  Leave one at (315) 908-BREW and we may include it in our next recording.  Happy holidays! Subscribe to RSS | Download MP3

Podcast Preview: Join in with the Beer Break!

Later this week we will be recording a new holiday edition of the Beer Break Podcast, and we’d like you to share your favorite holiday beer with us! It’s simple: Just call (315) 908-BREW (2739) and leave a brief voicemail. Tell us: Who you are (first names are fine) Where you’re from (you don’t need…

Blue Moon vs. Bud Light Golden Wheat: Battle of the Swill

Chicagobusiness.com had an interesting article today about Budweiser’s surge of marketing for “Bud Lite Golden Wheat” to put a dent in the marketshare of MillerCoors’ long-established “Blue Moon” wheat beer. Both are trying to ride the wave of the craft beer renaissance, and both can be found in just about every supermarket in the state. I…

Captain Lawrence releases Nor’ Easter

Perusing the always informative Beer Advocate site today and came across some information to share on the blog.  The GABF medal-winning Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. of Pleasantville, NY is releasing the Nor’ Easter: This Saturday we will release our 4th Vintage of our Nor’ Easter Winter Warmer… This one starts out as a rich, dark…