YONKERS BREWING CO. WINS GOLD The Local Brewing Company Was Awarded a Gold Medal at This Year’s U.S. Open Beer Championship July 11th, 2018, YONKERS, NY – Yonkers Brewing Co.’s 914 Vienna Lager took home the gold medal at the 2018 U.S. Open Beer Championship in the Vienna category. The Ohio-based competition—the only one to include beers from professional breweries and award-winning home-brewers, and includes judges from England, Canada, and the United States—announced the winners July 9th. 914 Vienna Lager (5.3% ABV) features a fresh, full-bodied malt profile, with toasted and very lightly-roasted grain flavors for a subdued hop. It [...]

By | 2018-07-20T00:30:17+00:00 July 20th, 2018|news|0 Comments

Craft Beer & Smoking Cocktails with Killer B in Norwalk

A dude walks into a bar and asks the bartender for a Fuzzy Baby Duck. There’s no punchline, and it’s bound to happen at Killer B in Norwalk, where bacon, burgers, bourbon, and (you guessed it) beer rule the menu. The beer mecca is one of the only bars in Norwalk bound to have the Fuzzy Baby Ducks IPA, brewed by New England Brewing Co. out of Woodbridge, CT, on tap. And if you consider yourself a craft beer connoisseur, you’ll know just exactly how hard it is to get your hands on. When it comes to building the best [...]

Killer B Norwalk

Please note: If you are currently on any sort of diet, do yourself a favor and skip this post. I know, I know. I'm supposed to WANT the views. But listen, I'm looking out for you. There's only very tempting, calorically-dense food porn ahead. Also, I wouldn't read on an empty stomach, because you may start licking the screen. #seriously You've been warned :) Sometimes, a food experience so big comes across your plate and your can't get it off your mind. And that's exactly what Norwalk's Killer B is all about. The eatery boasts some seriously flavorful burgers, bacon, [...]

By | 2017-03-26T23:30:15+00:00 March 26th, 2017|cocktails, craft beer, eat + drink, fairfield, savory, sweet|0 Comments

Hudson Whiskey, Yonkers Beer & Irish Fare from Empire City Casino

Today on Fork This with IntoxiKate Fork This with IntoxiKate airs Tuesdays from 6-7 p.m. on 1490 WGCH and wgch.com. Tonight's guests include: Ralph Erenzo, founder of Hudson Whiskey While we still have a few more days to celebrate Hudson Valley Restaurant Week, it's also the perfect time to recognize some of those local purveyors who play a (meaningful!) supportive role to our HV restaurants. Ralph Erenzo is at the top of the list. The founder of Hudson Whiskey produces a list of spirits with 90% of the ingredients sourced locally. From Hudson Manhattan [...]

Yonkers Brewing Co. Announces New Brewmaster

Yonkers Brewing Co. announced new Brewmaster Dave Hartmann this morning at the brewery.  Along with his expertise and knowledge, the 25-year veteran brings recipes that have won numerous awards at the Great American Beer Festival (GABF), the World Beer Cup and other festivals and competitions. The renewed focus on bringing great beer to Yonkers and beyond is a key component of the company strategy for the upcoming year. “I saw a huge opportunity with Yonkers Brewing and it was the perfect time to join the team,” said Hartmann.  “When I first met with team YBC their passion for the city, for [...]

By | 2017-02-22T11:10:40+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|craft beer, eat + drink, westchester|0 Comments

CSG + Yonkers Brewing Company host Beer Dinner

Cedar Street Grill’s Chef Matt Kay (Dobbs Ferry) and Yonkers Brewing Company teamed up to host a Beer Dinner Tuesday, November 17th at the brewery. The event, which runs from 7-10 p.m., features food stations and accompanying beer pairings and benefits the Food Bank For Westchester. The menu includes: […]

Host the Best Oktoberfest

Host the best Oktoberfest, chock full of recommendations from Hudson Valley experts and resources! Oktoberfest is the world’s largest beer festival, traditionally running from mid-September to the first weekend in October, in Munich, Germany. But with craft breers and brew lovers on the rise in the Hudson Valley, it’s the perfect opportunity to invite some friends over and throw an Oktoberfest-themed fall beer tasting. Hosting is easy; simply follow the steps below. […]

By | 2015-10-09T17:59:42+00:00 October 9th, 2015|craft beer|1 Comment

Big Brew NY Promo Code {For THIS Saturday}

Hold on to your pilsners! Big Brew NY is back, kicking off one serious beer tasting THIS Saturday (Feb. 7th) from 4 to 8:30 p.m. at the Westchester County Center. General admission ticket holders (5 p.m. start time; $70) get those taste buds ready—there's over 250 craft beers to try, as well as prizes from Half Time, the world's biggest beer store (Mamaroneck, NY). Those of you lucky enough to gnab VIP tickets not only get a full hour of access, but can also enjoy an all-cask session presented by Craftsman Ale House (Harrison, NY). VIP-ers make sure you don't [...]

By | 2015-02-03T23:57:57+00:00 February 4th, 2015|westchester|0 Comments

Photo Recap: Big Brew NY

The second Big Brew NY Festival of the year was hosted September 20th at the Westchester County Center in White Plains. Featuring a food collaboration from local Tuckahoe favorites Mambo 64 and Broken Bow Brewery, the festival offered over 250 beers to craft brew lovers. IntoxiKate creator Kate Schlientz hit the scene early on, visiting the VIP session to sip on some specialty brews and hanging out with fellow beer aficionados. For more photos, visit IntoxiKate: Living Life Deliciously on Facebook. [rev_slider slider6]

By | 2014-10-06T11:40:22+00:00 September 25th, 2014|westchester|0 Comments