A Visit to the Blue Point Brewing Company

  • Excerpt from my Examiner.com blog,  NY Beer Pairing Examiner.    Read full text of this entry, and a complete list of other entries there.

    The tasting room at the Blue Point Brewery is like a bustling neighborhood bar, one with Blue Point's selection of beers on tap.  Their Toasted Lager, Blueberry Ale and Rastafar-Rye are easy enough to find in some stores, but to try some of their other offerings, it's best to head right to the source. A visit to the brewery paired beautifully with visiting my cousin, who lives in the area.

    It wasn't easy to find the Blue Point Brewery, even with an assist from Google maps.  The foyer, leading to the tasting room is decorated with awards and press clippings.  The aforementioned tasting room was really crowded on a recent Saturday afternoon.  Curious beer enthusiasts came to sample, as well as a steady stream of customers seeking growlers or kegs for parties.

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