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Nothing But Dads: Father’s Day Merch

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Maybe you haven’t gotten your dad anything, but Father’s Day isn’t for a while, right? Well, it’s Sunday, June 21st (but you knew that already).

The Mad Scientists have got you covered. We’ve been working double time in our Merch lab cooking up all kinds of new gear: More »

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Sixpoint-Florida Brew: City to the Keys

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“City to the Keys” is a small-batch draft release we’re pipelining straight from BKLYN to Florida. The Sunshine State has been absolutely crushing Sixpoint lately, and our Florida Beer Czar, Cesar, has been spreading the love.

So we cooked up something special for Florida beer fans with help from Cesar and the Cavalier Florida crew – a smooth blonde beer with fresh squeezed lime juice and finished with toasted coconut. More »

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Jammer Gose

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Hundreds of years ago, on the banks of the river Gose, a new type of beer was brewing. Brewers used salinated river water and special souring techniques to create a savory, extra-tart, refreshing beer that quickly became a prized (and costly) regional delicacy.


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Sixpoint Barrel-Aged SIGNAL Smoked IPA

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Signal IPA is a hybrid formulation that combines smoky malt and aromatic hops. And now the Mad Scientists have struck again – taking it to the next level with bourbon barrel-aging and batch-blending. In the original Signal, the savory, bacony, smoky notes combine with juicy hops to create wholly unique flavor combination. For the barrel-aged version, we scaled the recipe up to 8.2% ABV and aged it for four months in JD Willet Bourbon barrels. Smoke, wood, hops and bourbon come together with a creamy, full texture that gives to a dry finish. More »

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Sixpoint Dabble IPA

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As brewers, one of our main goals is consistency. You walk into a pub, the ‘keep pulls the handle, the beer in your glass tastes like you expect. We spend thousands of hours with a consistent look, aroma and taste as our goal and certainly acknowledge those merits. But in the interest of Mad Science, for Dabble IPA we’re going to formulate as we go, unconstrained. More »

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Sixpoint Beer Dust

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Announcing the new line of unconventional goodies from the Mad Scientists, Sixpoint Beer Dust represents the first foray into powdered products from a Craft Brewery following government approval of powdered alcohol on March 10, 2015.

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Altbiers, New Tricks for Sixpoint

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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 »

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Upcoming Events

  • Eli Cannon's 6th Annual Charity Beer Fest
    4:30pm August 3, 2015
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    Our 6th Annual Beer Fest is coming and you aren't going to want to miss out. This year we will be having our fest to support the Middlesex Coaltion on Housing and Homelessness. This is a great cause that takes care of many people in our area and we are happy to be working with the this year.

    Alright, let's get to the details, they will constantly be being updated and added so join the event to stay tuned!

    Some great food truck will be coming to the event so make sure to come hungry! Thanks to:
    The Whey Station
    Bear's Smokehouse BBQ
    The Steam Machine. Ted's Steamed Cheeseburgers Food Truck
    Mercado
    And of course for dessert NoRA Cupcake Company

    They are providing some great food to go along with an already great list of Breweries that are coming. We will keep adding breweries as we get more commitments, and also we will add what they are bringing when we know.

    Tickets were sold out a month prior last year so make sure to get them early!!
    Eli Cannon's Tap Room, 695 Main Street, Middletown, CT 06457, United States
  • Buckets O' Trivia
    7:30pm August 4, 2015
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    Sixpoint Brewery presents Tuesday Trivia Night at Berg'n. Every Tuesday from 7:30pm to 10:30pm Berg'n will be featuring $25 buckets of Sixpoint cans (Bengali, Sweet Action, Crisp). Each bucket comes with 5 delicious beers that are specially designed for fire off those synapses which are directly responsible for your ability to recall facts that are of no use to anyone except people who want to win a tour of the Sixpoint Brewery!

    A monthly grand prize winner gets a private brewery tour (the team with the best cumulative monthly score wins!). For month of August, the July 28 trivia contest will be included.

    There will also be Weekly Sixpoint prizes and Berg'n gift cards! If this sounds like it will be too much fun, that's because it will be!
    Berg'n, 899 Bergen Street, Brooklyn NY