What's on tap in Central New York


Oneida County Community Helps Harvest Hops

ONEIDA COUNTY, N.Y. — For some, craft beer is a culture. That’s why so many volunteers were willing and eager to spend their Sunday picking hops. “I love going on Brewery tours, you learn something new every time,” said AnnMarie Inman, a volunteer. “And I wanted to come here and help my local brewery.” While
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USDA awards $200,000 to Empire Brewing Co. for new Farmstead brewery in Cazenovia

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded a $200,000 grant to Empire Brewing Co. in Syracuse to help the company open a brewery and bottling line in Cazenovia, the region’s members of Congress said today. The grant will help Empire Brewing bottle their own beer for the first time with the opening
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Binghamton Brewing Co. opens its doors

Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The Binghamton Brewing Company joins several other local farm breweries. Kristen Lyons and her husband Jason Gardner have wanted to open a brewery for years. Their dream became a reality with some help from the state. “The Farm Brewery License allows us to not only be a micro-brewery and sell
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Binghamton Brewing Co. to open in JC on Aug. 16

JOHNSON CITY – Kristen Lyons and Jason Gardner volunteered at Brewery Ommegang’s Belgium Comes to Cooperstown celebration in 2004, which served as the couple’s first in-depth exposure to craft beer. But on Saturday — day two of this year’s Belgium Comes to Cooperstown — Lyons and Gardner will serve their own craft beer at the
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Good Nature Farm Brewery & Tap Room Releases 2014 Barrel Aged Sour Offering

Every year since we opened (2012), we have released a special single batch Barrel Aged Ale. Since last year, we have switched over to aging only sour ales in our barrels. Our 2014 release, dubbed Raz-Bretty Porter, comes out this week on August 9th. In past years, we have limited our Sour Ales to draft
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