Blog
Recent Posts |

Altbiers, New Tricks for Sixpoint

redhook-beers-alt-1

Mad Science is always grounded in brewing history and in bygone tradition — action without knowledge… well that’s just madness. As we stride forward, we still look to the past for inspiration. That said, we’re pumped to drop a draft-only brew in one of our very favorite styles, Altbier. More »

Recent Posts, Sixpoint Vision |

Sixpoint Abigale Short Film

Stained_X

eblast-abigale-type-b

The recipe formulation started with numerous homebrews back in the late 90s. As the Sixpoint Star started to shine and the Mad Scientists gained knowledge, that early homebrew inspiration became a canned release, and finally culminated in this revelatory trip inside the Belgian Abbeys. More »

Recent Posts |

Beer Clean Glassware

beercleannohead1

Before we get to beer clean glassware, think about how beer gets into your glass. It’s a remarkable, painstaking process, undertaken by multiple parties. The story begins with farmers sowing seeds of barley, the raw basis for beer. They harvest the grain and send it to maltsters, who treat the grain to exacting standards. The malting process makes sugars available for use in brewing, and different levels of kilning contribute dozens of distinct flavors, from biscuit to chocolate, caramel to coffee. More »

Recent Posts |

Cocoa’s Boob-Job Rager!!!

cocoa-flowers

In November 2014 we got an email about an improbable event called Cocoa’s Boobjob Rager. Don’t get it twisted… it’s a really inspirational story. Cocoa is an Akita mix (she’s a rescue dog so we don’t know her exact lineage) who lives right down the street from our brewery. More »

Tweet Action

Upcoming Events

  • April Fools
    6:00pm April 1, 2015
    add
    | map
    Trick or trea…wait a minute, spring is here! No jokes or pranks, just April Fool Fun at ABC Beer Co. 7 lines of Sixpoint starting 6pm. Boom.
    Alphabet City Beer Co., 96 Avenue C, New York, NY 10009, United States
  • WOLF! CD RELEASE PARTY featuring BBQ and Beer Specials
    7:30pm April 2, 2015
    add
    | map
    Years in the making and the perfect capper to the roughly one-year anniversary of the WOLF! residency at Hometown Barbeque

    Direct from the Wolf!'s mouth:

    This is the release party for the album by the band WOLF! coming out on The Royal Potato Family records and we think you'll love it. Be the first person to get one at Hometown BBQ Thursday April 2nd, and have the best BBQ dinner you've ever had while you're at it!! This release party is presented for FREE by our friends at Sixpoint Brewery and they will have plenty of their delicious brews on tap!!!

    A taste of what we're all about---
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9ptM2D2BQ8

    https://www.facebook.com/WOLFTRIO