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Get A ‘Farmer’s Tan’ From Southern Tier Brewing

I love the names of some of New York State's craft beers, like this one: "Farmer's Tan" from Southern Tier Brewing Company of Lakewood, New York. This is a seasonal beer available through spring and summer. Check it out.

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Louisiana Beer Guy Reviews Utica Club Beer [VIDEO]

As a former tour guide at the F.X. Matt Brewery during my college days, I'm a loyal supporter of the brewery, in particular Utica Club Pilsener Lager Beer. It's still one of my favorites, and even though today's craft beers are more complex, UC is an honest brew that delivers more body and flavor than most of the big brands. So, what does this guy from Louisiana think of UC?

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Saranac Releases New ‘Clouded Dream’

I always like to share news from our friends at the F.X. Matt Brewing Company, and they've just released a new beer. The brew is "Saranac High Peaks Clouded Dream".

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Who Drinks The Most Beer?

Who drinks the most beer? (Don't look at me). That's the question asked by the Beer Institute in a recent survey, and more specifically, which states consume the most brew. And the results may surprise you.

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It’s ‘Showtime’ Tonight At Saranac Thursday[VIDEO]

As summer keeps heating up, Saranac Thursdays are there to cool you down with cold beverages and cool music. This week, "Showtime" (our morning man Keith James' Alma Mater) takes to the stage at the F.X. Matt Brewery on the corner of Court and Varick Streets in Utica. Here are more details.

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Beer Fends Off Robber In Oklahoma City

Beer is the drink of champions, or well, heroes. A case of beer was at the center of a recent robbery attempt in Oklahoma City, and it saved lives.

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eCollege Finder Ranks Colgate Biggest Party School In New York State

 

eCollege Finder just released a map of the Biggest Part Schools in the United States. For our home state of New York, they ranked Colgate University as the winner!

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Woman Tells Police She’s “Too Busy Drinking” For Breathalyzer Test

Imagine being so drunk you're dumb enough to tell a police officer you're "too busy drinking" to take a breathalyzer test? One woman in the UK was that dumb.

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Take A Closer Look At Yuengling Brewery [VIDEO]

If you're a beer drinker, then you are familiar with the name Yuengling, a brewer of quality beers from Pottsville, Pennsylvania. And for six generations, Yuengling has been a famliy operation.

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A Beer That Adds Up To 312

I was never good at math during my high school days at UFA, but here is a number I do understand: 312. That's the name of a wheat ale brewed by Goose Island Beer Company. Check out what it's all about.

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Coors Banquet Beer Goes Retro With New Old Bottle

I love old, classic packaging such as the 6 ounce Coca-Cola contour bottle, Quaker Oats in the cardboard cannister, you name it. So, when I saw this throwback Coors Banquet Beer bottle, it caught my attention.

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Saranac Thursday Gets “Homely” Tonight [VIDEO]

This week has flown by, and it's Saranac Thursday tonight at the F.X. Matt Brewing Company at the corner of Court and Varick Streets in Utica. Here's who is playing at tonight's outdoor gathering.

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