We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, Buffalo has an impeccable beer scene. When we think we’ve seen it all, we are reminded that Buffalo goes beyond the typical beer with some mega creations and collaborations. Each week we round up the biggest news and events, all happening in the beer community. While the beer scene is currently making adjustments due to COVID-19, we still have plenty to share in this weeks Buffalo Beer Buzz:
REAL. BUFFALO. BEER
[/column][column] Buffalocal represents a collective of local craft beverage brands in Buffalo, including local beer, cider, wine, and spirits. Buffalocal’s goal is to connect consumers with local craft beverage choices.
Buffalocal brands are distributed throughout Western New York by Try-It Distributing, the premier beer distributor serving the city since 1928. You can find Buffalocal brands at your local grocery stores, neighborhood bottle shops, convenience stores, the stadium, the arena, the ballpark, restaurants, pubs, and music venues.
NYBP Releases Gigglewater Hard Seltzer and Returning Seasonal Beer
NYBP will be offering pints and to-go crowlers of their first Hard Seltzer: Gigglewater. Available in Blackberry and Mango flavors. In addition to the new seltzer, their seasonal favorite, Hawaiian Destination is making a return. Hawaiian Destination is brewed with mango, ginger, and edible hibiscus, creating a explosion of tropical flavors for that summer feel.
Father’s Day Package: Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House Tour + Resurgence Beer
Resurgence Brewing and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Martin House are teaming up to make a special Father’s Day gift for Dad. For $50, Dad and a guest can experience architecture, design, and landscape in its best form. To make it better, with your ticket vouchers, you will receive a 6 pack of Resurgence beer. Beer options include: Resurgence IPA, Surge NEIPA, Citmo NEIPA, Bridge Pilsner, Blood Orange Saison, and Ice Boom Bock. Gift tickets never expire. See more info here.
Thin Man Brewery Has Three New Releases
Thin Man is bringing three new releases to the table. These include: All Together – IPA 6.5% a global collaboration founded by Other Half to aid hospitality professionals, Laminar Flow – Sour Ale 6.2% a tart celebration featuring mango and passion fruit, and Mecha Cot – Sour Ale 6.2% the second installation of their super fruited MECHA series featuring straight up apricot. All three of these are available now for on-site consumption and cans to go.
Community Beer Works Throws Grapefruit Into the Mix With Their Latest Can Release
Just in time for Father’s Day, on June 20, Community Beer Works is dropping That Grapefruit Radler can release. That Grapefruit Radler is a refreshing, low-ABV beer made with CBW’s award-winning session IPA and fresh grapefruit juice. This small batch release is part of CBW’s Garage Series and will only be available at their 7th Street brewery. The patio is now open and purchases of cans to-go will also be available.