local beer

Tribal Drinking

(Photo by Jon Page) Why do you drink craft beer? Back when I started drinking beer, in 1978, things were

The Importance of Drinking Local

We are in the midst of a Year of Eating and Drinking Local. If it were going to result in

Hometown Pride in a Glass

Pop quiz time. Q: What does Kölsch beer have in common with Cheddar cheese, Parma ham, and Champagne? A: All

Craft Beers: What Sets Them Apart?

Someone unfamiliar with craft beer might ask, “Is there really a difference between beer from a craft brewery and beer

New York Breweries

New York—a diverse state that hugs the Great Lakes—is home to the Adirondacks, the Hudson River Valley, and, of course,