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New York State Wine, Beer and Spirits Summit (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Cuomo Hosts Summit On Alcoholic Beverages To Help Boost Sales, Tourism

Gov. Cuomo announced plans for a new marketing campaign to promote New York-produced wine, beer, cider and spirits sales and tourism.

10/24/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best New Beer Cocktails For Fall

The beer cocktail trend isn’t going anywhere, as NYC bartenders continue to add malted ingredients to their mixology. Here are some of the best cocktails featuring a splash of brew this fall season.

10/11/2012

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The 6 Best NYC Bars For Seasonal Fall Beers

Visit these local joints for harvest treats of the hops variety. From pumpkin ale to hearty apple-flavored cider, these are 6 of the best spots to enjoy autumn brews this season.

CBS New York–10/03/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bets For Oktoberfest

Can’t make it to Munich for Oktoberfest this year? Good news – here are some places to find great parties, and also a few tips to guarantee you make the most of Oktoberfest.

10/02/2012

Toby Keith

Toby Keith ‘Like[s] Girls That Drink Beer’ On Video, Too

Women and fizzy malt beverages feature prominently in Toby Keith’s new music video, which takes his latest party anthem, “I Like Girls That Drink Beer,” and turns it into, well, a party.

09/10/2012

5 Best Tailgating Drinks That Don’t Come Out Of A Keg

What better way to show team pride than by hosting a blow-out, take-no-prisoners tailgate on game day? Here are some great make-ahead alcoholic treats, complete with hometown flair. Whether our guys win or lose, don’t forget to wear those Jerseys with pride and to drink responsibly.

09/09/2012

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Southampton Police: Man Arrested After Trying To Steal Chips And Beer

If you want chips and beer, you’re going to have to pay for them. Otherwise, prepare to be arrested.

09/07/2012

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Sunday Liquor Sales A Mixed Bag For Connecticut Stores

It’s been three months since Sunday alcohol sales became legal in Connecticut and stores are reporting in.

08/23/2012

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NYC’s 7 Best Summertime Happy Hours

Summertime brings with it temptation to skip the customary weeknight activities – hitting the gym, running errands, doing laundry – and hit the bar instead. These haunts are offering cheap drinks and discount eats for happy hour this season.

08/21/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars For Beer Pairings

Pairings of wine with cheeses or desserts is perfect for a classy girls’ night out or intimate date night. Switch up your usual routine with beer pairings at one of these NYC bars, specializing in craft beer pairings.

CBS New York–08/15/2012

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The 5 Best Cocktail Bars In Prospect Heights

To be fair, these aren’t all bars, per se — several are full-fledged restaurants — but they all serve cocktails that make them worthy of the cocktail bar moniker, at least in our opinion.

CBS New York–07/31/2012

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Pick-A-Side: Which Is Your Favorite Beer?

07/30/2012

Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean Changes Song Lyrics To Accomodate Beer Sponsorship

In his new single, “Take a Little Ride,” Jason Aldean sings the praises of a certain Texas beer. Or, at least he did–until he changed the lyric this week, due to a new endorsement deal.

07/25/2012

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The 5 Best Live Band Karaoke Bars In New York

Ditch the old school karaoke scene and partake in the live-band karaoke experience, where you become the frontman of a real rock band before a crowd of adoring fans.

07/19/2012

Food And Beer

NYC’s Top 5 Restaurant Week Food & Wine, Beer Pairings

Oftentimes, beer, wine and cocktails aren’t included on the Restaurant Week menu offerings, but these 5 venues offer the three-course dinner deal and the option of wine or beer to accompany your meal.

CBS New York–07/16/2012

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