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Voting For Saranac Legacy IPA Ends Tonight

Maybe you've heard about or tried Saranac Legacy IPA beer. Now's your chance to voice your choice! You have until 8:00 p.m. EST tonight to cast your vote for this brew from the Matt Brewing Company. Here's what it's all about.

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Vote Saranac As The Best Craft Beer Of 2013

Our friends at Saranac need your help. Vote for them as The Best Craft Beer Of 2013.

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It’s The Battle Of The Super Beers On Super Sunday

Just when you've thought you've heard every angle of this Sunday's Super Bowl XLVIII, here's another one. As the resident "brew master" of Oldiez 96.1, I wanted to share  with you the battle of the beers. Here's what Denver Broncos fans versus Seattle Seahawks fans have to choose from, beer wise.

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Winter Warmers For Cold Central New York Nights

The cold days of January keep on coming in central New York, and for beer enthusiasts, that may mean a "Winter Warmer" or two. What style of beer is considered a Winter Warmer? Glad you asked, check this out.

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Saranac Irish Stout Is Out

Even though St. Patrick's Day is a couple of months away, you can now enjoy a bit of Irish, thanks to the F.X. Matt Brewery. The brewery has just released its "Saranac Irish Stout".

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Jelly Belly Unveils New Beer-Flavored Jelly Beans

Who says you can't have beer flavored jelly beans from Jelly Belly? No us!

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Saranac Introduces New Brew – ‘Prism White Ale’

As a former tour guide at the F.X. Matt Brewery during my college days (what a job, I didn't want to leave), I always take a keen interest in what's brewing at my Alma Mater. I just learned that they have introduced a new beer...Saranac Prism White Ale.

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Harpoon Brewery Of Boston Introduces ‘The Long Thaw’

More new brews news, this time from Harpoon Brewery, a craft beer maker based in Boston, Massachusetts. They've just released their new seasonal called, "The Long Thaw". Even though I haven't tried it, I love the name.

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Read A Good Beer Lately?

Our "Beer Break At Work" at 3:20 p.m. each day on Oldiez 96.1 gives you a chance to hear news about brews, and maybe win a Happy Hour from the Killabrew Saloon And Irish Pub. So, I talk a good game about beer, but if you're really into it, you might want to pick up a book on the subject.

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A Clever New Brew To Discover

As the resident "beer guy", I feel it's my duty to inform you of new brews when I hear about them, especially those made in New York State. Well, over the weekend, I learned of a new beer that has earned rave reviews from my son (yes, he's of legal age). And it's got a catchy name.

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Beer Break – Make Your Own Black & Tan [VIDEO]

I know that St. Patrick's Day is a couple of months away (hey, with a name like McShea, I ought to know), but I thought that on today's "Beer Break" we would make a "Black & Tan". Usually, a Black & Tan is a mixture of stout or porter with a lager or ale. So, watch how to make one.

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Chili Beer To Douse ‘Polar Vortex’ Chills [VIDEO]

Have you noticed how a new phrase, "Polar Vortex" has entered into our language this week? Enter a style of beer to chase away that Polar Vortex shivering....chili beer. Check this out.

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