Top picks: upcoming New York state beer events

September and October are great months to attend a craft beer event.  Okay, probably any month is a great month. But here a few top picks for September and October in New York state.  Please note:  This is not intended to be a comprehensive list.  If you feel a craft beer event has been woefully…

All in the family: Genesee and Magic Hat

The company that owns Genesee and the Dundee line of beers now owns the company that owns Magic Hat and Pyramid. From the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle: The parent company of Genny Light and Honey Brown beers now is also the maker of Magic Hat #9, Pyramid Thunderhead IPA and MacTarnahan’s Amber Ale. Rochester-based North…