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Great South Bay Punktoberfest and Contract Homebrewing Sesh-On a Table Saison for Karp’s Hardeware & Homebrew



Great South Bay Brewery recently held their first annual Punktoberfest. This event was described as, “…an event that combines Beers, Brats & Punk Rock!”, and it lived up to the billing. GSB asked brewers to focus on “fall beers” and there were certainly lots of pumpkin ales and Oktoberfest lagers to taste while downing brats and rocking out to some punk. The staff, brewers, brewery reps, vendors, bands, security team and especially the volunteers made sure this was a safe and fun event for all. keep reading...

Written by A+K

December 14th, 2013 at 8:00 am

Brewing up a Cider – Apple of my Chai



Apple of my Chai is the name of a cider we brewed to pour at the Brewer’s East End Revival (B.E.E.R.) homebrew club table during the inaugural edition of Great South Bay Brewing Company’s Punktoberfest. This event is GSB’s celebration of all things fall, Oktoberfest and Punk Rock. The edict for bringing a beer to pour at P-Fest was that it needed to be “fall themed”. This of course opened the flood gates for pumpkin and Oktoberfest style beers. While we are fans of those categories of beer we thought bringing a cider would be a change of pace for us and the patrons who would come and try a pour (or two). keep reading...

Written by A+K

October 23rd, 2013 at 8:34 am