Welcome to BK Beer Review. Here you can find reviews of Brooklyn based craft beer, interviews with the most important people in the Brooklyn craft beer industry, and our thoughts on Brooklyn beer. Start with some of our feature stories below. Hoppy reading!
Manhattan is slated to get a new brewery for the first time in years.
Read about why we love Circa Brewing.
Headed to Hawaii anytime soon? Check out our favorite places to drink beer on Maui.
Read on for smooth sounds and smooth beers.
We spoke with Grimm Artisanal Ales about putting down roots, their gypsy history, and how they got to this point.
Want to make a difference? Have a beer.
"We're not curing cancer here and we're keenly aware of that. "
Do you like fried chicken, and lots of beer? We thought so, so we wrote a little about our beer week experience.
A whirlwind of eating and drinking in the windy city. Read on!
What are they smoking? Malts, apparently!
Ever wanted to workout but also have a beer with your friends? Give this article a read, and find a beer-running club for you!
Looking for a gift? You've found the list that will make spirits bright.
BKBeerReview set out beyond Brooklyn’s borders for our latest interview. We headed out to Fairfield New Jersey to meet up with another Bates college alumnus. We sat down with Eric Ruta of Magnify Brewing to talk about beers, Bates, and bringing people together.
Wonder what it's like to pair beer with six, rich courses? Of course you do!
Sixpoint Brewery has taken the beer buying game to the next level with their new app.
If you want beer without the lines, read on!
Five Boroughs Brewing Company bets big on Sunset Park. Brooklyn's newest brewery is ready to make a lot of beer, and they hope you're ready to drink.
Can't find a dog-sitter? Roll to one of these spots and bring your best friend along, just don't serve the furry friend any beer.
Sometimes karma is a cold beer.
Read about our very first time brewing.
We tried out a delivery from Crowlerman, Andy Breving, last Thursday. To learn more about his delivery service and beer club read on.
We follow Kat of Lineup Brewing through Saison Day at Threes to talk about her opening party, the stories behind her beers, and what it's like to be a female brewer.
James has some strong feelings about all the "best of" lists. Read here for his take on the lists, and some outstanding breweries open in Brooklyn right now.
We sat down with Travis Kauffman of Folksbier to talk the recent opening of their Carroll Gardens based taproom, future expansions, and balancing tradition with modernity in beer.
We sit down with Jason Sahler of Strong Rope Brewery to talk staying local, making a Brooklyn flavor, and the future of Strong Rope.
We sat down with Jesse from Interboro Spirits and Ales to ask him some questions about his recently opened brewery/ distillery. They opened in Williamsburg a few months ago and are already gaining acclaim for their hop-forward beers and unique spirits. Currently Interboro features a full lineup of beers as well as un-aged whiskey, apple brandy, and gin with plenty more to come in the future. Enjoy the interview and hop on a subway from any borough to check out the awesome stuff happening at Interboro.
James makes some stops in Brooklyn during NYC Beer Week to check out the deals, rare finds, and most of all the delicious ales.
Cardiff Giant may be Fort Greene's preemptive craft beer bar paving the way for more to come.
Waiting in line can be about as fun as well...waiting in line. Is it still worth it?
One of our favorite places to pick up quality craft beers, this grocery store boasts a top notch beer selection as well.