Anchor has recently released their popular Summer Beer now called Summer Wheat in cans and draught only this year. They have decided to embrace the canned beer movement and not produce Summer bottles. On top of the Summer now in cans they have released Anchor IPA and Liberty Ale also in high graphic cans. Look for these cans across Long Island.
Saturday May 2, 2015 brought amazing weather to the first annual Wing and Beer festival. Multiple breweries gathered at the Long Island Air Power Museum in Farmingdale for an afternoon full of amazing Buffalo Wings, Amazing Craft Beer and some Amazing airplanes. Beer, Food and Plane enthusiasts were all in agreement that this newly created beer festival is full of fun and a great experience for all in attendance. We look forward to next years festival.
Brooklyn Brewery has released their newest installment of the Brewmaster's Reserve Series: I Wanna Rye-It a bold Rye IPA. This draft only beer is 7.5% abv and features Willamette and Centennial Hops. This beer is in very limited quantities and will be found on draft at only the best craft beer bars. Look around for this one because it will go quick.
Long Trail Brewing from Bridgewater Corners, Vermont, has released there latest Farmhouse Variety 12pack. This IPA variety pack includes 4 different IPA's including a Black Rye IPA, Session IPA, White IPA and American IPA. The Black Rye IPA weighs in at 6.3% and 48 IBU's, The American IPA which has been previously released on draft only is 6.4%ABV and 70 IBU's. The White IPA is said to be part IPA and part Belgian Wit and is 6.2%ABV and 45 IBU's. And last but not least the Session IPA is lower ABV at 4.5% and the IBUs on this brew is at 50 which should have a nice bitterness and hop aroma. Look for this Variety pack in better beer retailers across Long Island.