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 »
Certified “Jeff Jammer” From BKLYN Sales Dude Jeff Gorlechen
(He’s the OG Sixpoint Salesman, 10 Years and Counting):
NYC Beer week has returned for 2015 and we’re stoked to be participating at a variety of some of NYC’s best craft beer locations.
Drinks of fermented grain have helped create communal gathering points since the beginning of civilization. Our modern beer community, with sites like Untappd and BeerAdvocate, and circles like Craft Beer Nation, stretches to span continents—so the local pub is not the only way to enjoy a beer among good company. More »
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 »
- Double Feature! Wolf! with Old Rugged SauceWolf! featuring Scott Metzger, John Shaw and Taylor Floreth are back at Hometown BBQ and this time they are bringing an appetizer! Old Rugged Sauce featuring Dave Dreiwitz will open the pre-4th of July FestivitiesThere's no fuss or muss at HTBBQ, but do see why people are howling for this band to play more shows. Featuring 2 Sixpoint beers on tap (Sweet Action Ale and the Jammer Gose!) and plenty of fantastic food.Hometown Barbeque, 454 Van Brunt Street, Brooklyn, NY
- The Gander's 2nd Annual 4th of July CelebrationForget sitting in traffic on July 4th. The Gander is celebrating Independence Day with live music, karaoke, beer pong, unlimited libations and all-you-can-eat American fare. Sixpoint Crisp, Sweet Action, Bengali featured on draft along with wine, cocktails and red/white/blue Jell-O shots. Be a patriot, buy a ticket: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/4th-of-july-party-at-the-gander-tickets-17104551173The Gander, 15 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011, United States