The Lower Hudson Valley Craft Beer Festival: Summer 2014

We had a blast at Growler & Gill’s Lower Hudson Valley Craft Beer Festival this past weekend! How could you not have a great time on a gorgeous 80-degree Saturday in the beautiful suburbs of Rockland County, surrounded by more than 50 of the country’s top craft brewers? (Click here to check out our “NY Bottles”…

Beer and Food at Whole Foods Gowanus

By Eric Sturniolo   Three heirloom tomatoes.  One bushel of kale.  Four amazing beers fresh from the tap.  That was my day (minus the tomatoes and kale; I can’t cook) at the new Whole Foods in Gowanus, Brooklyn.  In the huge, shiny store, I focused on the beer and the cafe. To start your beer…

A Very BrewBoyz Road Trip – Part I: The Itinerary

Eric:  You like beer, live in NYC, and have a Hyundai Elantra.  What to do? Drive 6 hours to Vermont on a random Thursday, of course!  That’s what we did, leaving early Thursday morning, making some epic anti-traffic maneuvers, and arriving at 3pm.  Our trip included stops at: 1. tasting and purchases at Hill Farmstead…