Cork & Brew will be at the following events:
Remember you can make your own beer or wine for any event. It's less expensive than buying and more fun!
1. Sunday January 22 (11am-4pm) Bridal Show at Hawk's Landing Country Club, Southington, CT
Added by Cork & Brew on January 16, 2012 at 4:48pm —
Re-posted from blog: Malted Musings.
For the first tasting of the new year, Eli Cannon's Tap Room in Middletown whet the crowd's thirst with the most recent offerings (and some classics) from Harpoon Brewery. On draught this past Tuesday I found their… Continue
Added by Brien Stephen on January 14, 2012 at 2:25pm —
Wedding Season is here! If you or anyone you know is getting married, having a bachelorette, bachelor party or shower, make your own wine, beer or soda at Cork & Brew!
It is actually less to make your own than to buy it.
Plus, you get your own custom label to make your day even more unique & special.
Added by Cork & Brew on January 12, 2012 at 4:51pm —
Around this time of year, you see a lot of lists about the best and the worst BLANK of the previous year, So, given that I haven’t posted in a long time, I thought I would post a list of my own Best and Worst Moments:
Best Moments for Half Full in 2011:
Added by Half Full Brewery on January 5, 2012 at 8:30am —
Tess and Mark still have a few spots available in their FREE, intro to home brewing class this saturday at 10am! Come on down or call the store at…
Added by Maltose Express on January 4, 2012 at 9:00am —
For all of our customers that received a beer brewing kit this holiday season, we are having a FREE Introduction to Home Brewing class on Saturday, January 7th, 2012 10am-12pm.
Pre-registration is required and you can register by calling the store at 203-452-7332.
Added by Maltose Express on December 28, 2011 at 5:38pm —
Re-posted from my blog: Malted Musings.
This past June I bought several bottles of one of my favorite stouts: the Stone Russian Imperial. I drank one, gifted a few, and decided to keep one in storage for six months to see if the taste would really get better with age (spoilers, it did). I knew that the 6-month-aged time would be right… Continue
Added by Brien Stephen on December 28, 2011 at 3:34pm —
We have a special family here at "The Steam"- our Mug Club Members.
Every year we collect 200 fans of good beer and great deals. We line our bar with their individual mugs until we run out of room. Our members enjoy a birthday gift card, a personalizable 22oz mug, $3 mug pours on any beer, 20% off their food on visits with up to 5 friends, a place to call home, and a private end of the year party with special fancy schmancy menu items that beer lovers love. They get all this for the… Continue
Added by Conor Geary on December 26, 2011 at 2:30pm —
Perhaps you received a Maltose Express gift certificate, or maybe a VISA or MasterCard gift card (perhaps even some of that mythical "cash" we occasionally come across). Come on by Maltose Express this week and let us help you learn about the great hobbies of home wine making or home brewing.
We can help you get started on your new hobby, and start yo on your path to making some great beers and wines to share with family and friends in the coming New… Continue
Added by Maltose Express on December 26, 2011 at 11:30am —
KayTeeStinch wraps up the 12 Beers of Christmas!!! Thanks everyone for tuning in!!! Merry Xmas CT BEER TRAIL!!!
Old Man Winter Ale
Brewed with 3 varieties of hops, and 2 malts
Limited Seasonal – released in November
Southern Tier is responsible for Pumking, one of my favorite launch… Continue
Added by Tony Leone on December 23, 2011 at 9:40am —
"This has been a monumental year for us at Broad Brook Brewing. We Continue
began entering contests in January, and before we knew it we were
taking home ribbons for our No BS Brown Ale, and other beers. Over
the summer we realized we had something going for us, and decided that
we wanted to move forward. To do this we continued to enter
competitions (and to win ribbons) and even started pouring at events.
We have learned through these events that people truly enjoy the…
Added by Broad Brook Brewing on December 22, 2011 at 7:29pm —
Cork & Brew is going to be on FOX TV tonight between 10pm-11pm! We will be featured in the daytripper segment. Cork & Brew will also be featured tomorrow and Saturday.
Or take a look at this link: http://www.ctnow.com/travel/daytrippers/.
Added by Cork & Brew on December 22, 2011 at 6:28pm —
Brewery: Brouwerij Corsendonk
Style: Belgian Strong Dark Ale
They say that your tastes change every 7 years... Over the last year or so I've really tried to branch out and try things that I normally wouldn't try. Take saisons for example. I usually steer clear of the… Continue
Added by Tony Leone on December 22, 2011 at 9:44am —
We are open Christmas Eve from 9am-4pm. Gift certificates available. Happy Holidays!
Added by Cork & Brew on December 22, 2011 at 9:22am —
Beer411's KayTeeStinch invades the CT Beer Trail with a taste of Somerville...
Slumbrew’s Porter Square Porter
Back-to-back posts of hyper New England beers.
Today I am giving a nod towards my NEW backyard brewer, Slumbrew.
I reside in Somerville, Massachusetts known for its dog-friendly,… Continue
Added by Tony Leone on December 21, 2011 at 10:40am —
Sunday lunch at Cambridge Brew House, Monday at City Steam and filled 2 growlers at Hooker Brewery. Today lunch at Backstage. Nine different beers so far this week. Life is GOOD. Where tomorrow?? Continue
Added by Randy Miller on December 20, 2011 at 8:23pm —
I have raved about Brooklyn Brewery's Sorachi Ace before, so I was dying to go to their tasting at Eli Cannon's Tap Room. Showing up this past Tuesday (the 6th) I arrived eagerly to the tasting, and even though there… Continue
Added by Brien Stephen on December 20, 2011 at 7:57pm —
Brewery: Heartland Brewery
Style: Strong Ale
We're getting close the end of our little countdown... so I wanted to do something special for good ol' #4 on our list. And before I start anything, I have to point out that this next beer would not be possible without my sister, Christine... She found this little gem (thanks to my other sister,… Continue
Added by Tony Leone on December 20, 2011 at 9:52am —
On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me . . .
twelve hops hopping…
Added by Maltose Express on December 19, 2011 at 9:55pm —
This is by far the best pick I have made this winter drinking season.
I could drink this beer all day long. Consider it my new favorite … that is until tomorrow …
I joined the Goose Island fan club last May at Remy’s in Fenway enjoying some Sox, suds and… Continue
Added by Tony Leone on December 19, 2011 at 9:43am —