Southern Tier Brewing Company, Lakewood, NY

Southern Tier Brewing Company is one of the best known craft beer makers in upstate New York. Based on what we had read previously about visiting, Tim and I got there shortly before they opened to snag a spot on one of their very popular tours. Although it was bitter cold out, people were already lined up to get inside. Join us as we look at what makes Southern Tier such an interesting and well known brewery. Continue reading


The Brewerie at Union Station, Erie, PA


This past January, Tim and I planned a long weekend down and around northeast Pennsylvania to visit some new breweries, wineries, distilleries, and a few museums. Undeterred by the unseasonably cold weather, we made it down to Erie, Pennsylvania early enough to grab dinner and check out our first brewery, The Brewerie at Union Station. Read on to learn about this brewery that prides itself on being a hub of beer activity for the local community. Continue reading