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Last Chance To Save $10 On ‘Utica On Tap’ Tickets

As honorary "brewmaster", I'm looking forward to "Utica On Tap", tomorrow at the Stanley Theater. Today's the last day to save $10 off the price at the door. You have until midnight tonight to get advance sale tickets for $30 ($40 at the door), which saves you 10 bucks! Here are the details.

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Sample Empire Brews At ‘Utica On Tap’

With over 90 beers to choose from at this Saturday's "Utica On Tap" at the Stanley Theater, you're sure to want to sample the styles brought by Empire Brewing Company of Syracuse. Remember, tickets are $30 in advance and $40 at the door, for the 21 and over crowd with valid ID. Here's what Empire will serve up.

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Meet Captain Lawrence At ‘Utica On Tap’ This Saturday

Captain Lawrence is coming to "Utica On Tap" this Saturday at the Stanley Theater. That's Captain Lawrence Brewing Company of Elmsford, New York. Here's what you can sample from the "Captain".

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Score A Victory At ‘Utica On Tap’ This Saturday

One of the breweries featured this Saturday at 'Utica On Tap' at the Stanley Theater is Victory Brewing Company of Downingtown, Pennsylvania and Parkesburg, Pennsylvania. Tickets are $30 in advance, $40 at the door, which entitles you to sample over 90 different beer from some of the best craft brewers (must be 21 years of age with valid ID). Here's what Victory brewing is bringing for sampling.

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How To Pour A Black And Tan On St. Patrick’s Day [VIDEO]

With the actual St. Patrick's Day today, some of you may wish to experience some real Irish fare. Of course, a brew or two may come into play, and one Irish beverage that may be of interest is a beer blend called "Black & Tan".

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Irish Coffee To Top Off The Night [VIDEO]

For those of you who want to savor the flavor of the Irish during St. Patrick's Day, you might top off the night with a cup of Irish coffee. This is so easy to make, even I can do it. To make the perfect cup of Irish Joe, we've found and expert "mixologist".

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Pour Your Can Of Guinness Draught Stout The Right Way [VIDEO]

If you plan to make a pint of Guinness Stout a part of your St. Patrick's Day celebration, this information will come in handy. There is a proper way to pour a can of Guinness Draught, and we've got an expert to show you how.

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Saranac Introduces New ‘Can Do’ Mix Pack

As a former tour guide at the F.X. Matt Brewing Company, I am always interested in "brews news" from my Alma Mater. The brewery has just introduced a new 12-packed called: "Can Do" Mix Pack.

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State Police Begin DWI Check Points For St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

If you're planning on enjoying the St. Patrick's Day festivities this weekend, make sure you have a designated driver.

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Toast A Green Beer On St. Patrick’s Day [VIDEO]

Some of us may be interested in hoisting a green beer on St. Patrick's Day. There's no real mystery here how to make your own, but I do recall that when I worked as a tour Guide at the F.X. Matt Brewing Company, they refused to inject kegs of draft beer with green food coloring, and I respect that. So, if you want to make one of your own, watch this video.

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Your Brewmaster, Greg McShea Takes Us To Beer School For ‘Utica On Tap’

Coming next Saturday to the Stanley Theater is the biggest craft brew sampling event that the City of Utica has ever seen. It's called 'Utica On Tap' and Greg McShea, your afternoon host here on 96.1 has been all about beer since having it in his baby bottle it seems.

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Otter Creek Beers Comes To Utica

If you're into craft beer, don't miss "Utica On Tap" on March 22nd at the Stanley Theater. One of the breweries represented with beers to sample is Otter Creek Brewing of Middlebury, Vermont.

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