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Category Archives: Beer

Last minute thought…..

Holy Smoke BBQ is open tomorrow on July 4th – – given the weather forecast, it maybe a good option and they have an immense selection of brews. Happy 4th!   241 New York 6N Mahopac, NY 10541(845) 628-9795

James Beard Foundation announces semi-finalists for 2014 awards!

On February 19th The James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists for their 2014 Restaurant and Chef Award categories, from Outstanding Restaurant to Rising Star Chef of the Year. The announcement took place in Orlando, Florida. The 2014 James Beard Awards will be held in New York City on May 2 and 5. The JBF will […]

Keenan House in Ossining closes

Keenan House in Ossining has suddenly closed. The owners cited “personal reasons” and are seeking a new owner. The restaurant, formerly Mauros, was under renovation for quite sometime and was quite a “good looking” space. Hopefully someone will take interest in the space with great ideas for the local community.  

Founders Brewing event!

  It seems like everyone would like to meet the people behind the venerable
 Founders Brewing Company in a private setting, hear some great stories, get
 updated on their newly planned $26 million expansion, share a great meal and
 drink some of the most amazing beers produced. Well, you are going to get your chance […]

Holy Smoke’s 2013 Cigar, Bourbon, and Beer Dinner

Tuesday Night, September 10th This event sells out quickly! The layout for the event is below and tickets will be available starting today. There are a very limited number of seats for this event. Event starts at 6pm. Tickets are $75 per person which includes all cigars, food, beers, bourbon, taxes and tip. 2 Premium Cigars  […]

Peekskill Brewery – - new location, new vibe

Peekskill Brewery recently opened its new doors just a block away from its previous location. This four story building offers much opportunity. The first floor, when walking in, exposes us to the brewery itself and a large bar area. Take the elevator to the second floor for a more traditional restaurant with bar and ample […]

Anderson Valley beer event at Holy Smoke

Anderson Valley has really stepped up the offerings for their event here on Saturday, November 17th. The amount of rare beers that are rolling in is really a testament to the quality and craftsmanship that the brewery is now producing going since Trey White purchased the brewery in 2010. The list so far………………… Anderson Valley […]

Jackie Gleason may have been proud… Gleason’s

  Gleason’s opened in August of 2012. It is a narrow yet long space (think railroad apartment in the city) but so very charming. The aesthetic is so calming and very retro with Edison lighting and crenelation. This can make for a noisy space and certainly the dining room could benefit from some attention in […]

Holy Smoke announces cigar, bourbon, & beer dinner event

  CIGAR, BOURBON & BEER DINNER This annual dinner will be held on Tuesday, October 23rd. We are told that this event sold out very quickly last year. Details about the offering are layed out below. Tickets are now available. There are a very limited number of seats for this event. Event starts at 6pm. […]

Good Beer event – - hosted by Edible Manhattan

On July 31st (my birthday) you need to be with me at NY’s Premier BEER BASH! Location is 82 Mercer in NYC. Featuring pours from over 30 breweries including Brooklyn Brewery, Farnum Hill Ciders, Greenport Harbor Brewery and Sixpoints Brewery. PLUS food from over 30 restaurants –everyone from Gramercy Tavern to Mile End!