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Enjoy Delicious Beers and Lake Views at Young Lion Brewing

Jennifer Newman opened Young Lion Brewing Company on the shores of Canandaigua Lake in June 2017, making it one of the only women-owned breweries in the state. The brewery is dedicated to providing both classic favorites and fun specials that are constantly changing. But they are more than just beer! Young Lion is also passionate about supporting and giving back to the local community. About the Brewery Phil Platz, the head brewer at Young Lion, and his team do a great job with their creativity and flavors of beer. Everything they brew at Young Lion is phenomenal, so it’s no wonder they won an award at the recent NYS Craft Beer Competition - and several more.  The Beers In addition...

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The Secret is Out! Underground Beer Lab is Incredible

Syracuse’s newest brewery is one of the best!  About the Brewery   Underground Beer Lab. Which was appropriate since they were brewing in the basement!   While trying to get the brewery off the ground, Brian and Kevin met Keith Lindner, who had several years of professional brewing experience. Keith had previously been at Eastwood, Stout Beard, Critz, and Heritage Hill. It was a match made in brewery heaven and the duo soon became a trio. The Beers Underground Beer Lab specialized in IPAs and pale ales. Why? According to two awards from the NYS Brewers Association. Defies Logic Hazy Pale Ale won silver and the Connectivity I Farmhouse Ale took home bronze. If you’re a fan of Treehouse beer,...

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RailHead Brewing Company in Hornell Pays Homage to the Brewing and Railroad History

What’s better than a pint of beer and a wood-fired pizza in a relaxed setting? Not much! And at RailHead Brewing Company in Hornell, NY, you can enjoy just that. About the Brewery The rustic atmosphere is cozy and the staff is welcoming. Both of the co-owners are happy to tell you about the history of the brewery and their plans for the future. The decor also honors the history of the railroad industry, which Hornell’s economy was built on. Beers & Food When you visit the brewery, you can choose from a pint, half pint, or flight of four. And if you don’t get yourself a wood-fired pizza while you’re there, you’re truly missing out! Be sure to check...

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Copper City Brewing Company

Copper City Brewing Company is proud to be the first craft brewery in Rome, New York in over 80 years. Today, they also remain the only brewery in Rome.  About the Brewery Although Rome has a deep history of brewing beer, before Copper City was opened, there hadn’t been a brewery in town since the 1930s! Danny Frieden and Eric Daniels established Copper City Brewing Company in Fall of 2016 and was quickly named the best beer bar in New York by CraftBeer.com. The brewery became so popular, they expanded in 2019 to a much larger space. The inspiration to own a brewery came from Danny’s time he served in Iraq - where he couldn’t get himself a pint of...

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Make The Best Martini This Fall, Caramel Apple Pie Martini

Who doesn't love a great cocktail? Make them with fall flavors and they are even better!  Our friends at Pump Pizza Pub asked us to help them with some new cocktails for their menu and we came up with some absolute bangers.  Each week we'll be releasing a new blog and video showing you how to make the cocktails. If you don't want to make them yourself, you can go down to Pump Pizza Pub in Mattydale where the drinks will be on their cocktail menu.  We want to thank Harbor View Wines and Liquor for supplying the spirits for these drinks and to Bar Fly for supplying the beautiful Mixology Gear.  To make this Caramel Apple Pie Martini you'll...

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