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Respect the Cask

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Heather McReynolds, Brewing Manager, is shaking a cask, and reaching in to pull out a rotting bag of once-fresh hops. The cask came from another brewery, then got here from our distributor. The hops are old, they’ve been in there for a while, and they smell.

“I sometimes feel like cask ale is the Rodney Dangerfield of the beer scene…. no respect.” More »

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The Mad Science of Session Drinking

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Questions of definition dominate the “Session Beer” conversation… putting aside the debate over ABV, let’s talk about the session itself. In this discussion, we’ll avoid the term “session beer” entirely.

As diverse, full flavored beers increasingly become the norm, balancing those many powerful flavors over an extended pub session becomes a practice worth considering. There is certainly some strategy, and a bit of art to the whole thing. More »

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RESIN Now in Six-Packs

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RESIN is our liquid ode to hop extraction. It’s the original Mad Scientists’ slim can, and we’re pumped to announce that it’s now in six-packs. The updated look reflects subtle, incremental changes we’ve made to the formulation during our endless search to improve the brew over the past 2 years. The six-pack is complementary to the other Sixpoint six-packs on the market, and features our distinctive design.

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Sixpoint Oktoberfest 2014

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It’s Oktoberfest time at Sixpoint, and we’re celebrating in high style with a day-long festival on New York’s historic Stone Street in lower Manhattan. Steins start filling at noon on Saturday and stay hoisted late into the night. It’s an all-day  Oktoberfest with the BKLYN Oktoberfest we brewed for the big day. More »

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SENSI HARVEST Wet Hops

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Sensi HarvestSENSI HARVEST carries you straight to the source… this wet-hopped ale is the closest thing to walking the hop fields at harvest time. “Sensi” means “seedless,” in reference to the seedless hop cones we use to wet-hop the brew. SENSI is available in six-packs and on draft beginning this week. More »

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  • Bottle Shop Sampling
    3:00pm November 29, 2014
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    Come join us for a sampling of five Sixpoint offerings, including GLOBAL WARMER, our imperial red ale that's perfect for the chilly months. Both cans and draft are available- remember your growler!
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    Join us for an evening of Sixpoint beer and cheer at this complimentary sampling! We'll be pouring 4 beers, including Global Warmer, our imperial red ale for the chilly months. Prost!
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