CRAFT BEER LINKS
Other sites recommended by The Gotham Imbiber
Beer resources & online beer communities / discussion groups:
- ALEX HALL'S CASK ALE PAGES
The sister site to gotham-imbiber.com - includes the American cask ale directory.
- UK Brewing Supplies
PA-based supplier of cask equipment (please quote The Gotham Imbiber on contact).
- My Life On Craft
Mary Izett's frequently updated NYC craft beer site.
- Craft Brew Advocate
Barry Wasser's New York City site.
- Beer Menus
Beer lists and prices, great for locating elusive craft beers.
- BeerAdvocate.com (home page)
Beer reviews, bar reviews, beer forums, beer calendar.
Very highly recommended!
- BeerAdvocate.com (Mid Atlantic forum)
BeerAdvocate's local forum.
- The Malted Barley Appreciation Society of New York City
NYC's beer aficionados have a monthly event at Mugs Ale House...
- Beer Activist
Chris O'Brien is a beer ecologist and author. This man should be president...
All things cask-conditioned in the USA and Canada.
- Brookston Beer Bulletin
(Blog) From Californian beer writer Jay Brooks. Good for news, plus thousands of links.
- New York State Brewers Association
'Craft Brewed in New York'.
- Garden State Craft Brewers Guild
New Jersey's best breweries.
- Professor Beer
Award-winning brewer George de Piro offers professional tastings, etc.
- Lew Bryson
The well-known PA-based author of New York Breweries.
- Liquid Diet Online
By Jack Curtin
- The Burgundian Babble Belt
Lively worldwide forum for lovers of Belgian beer styles.
- Belgian Beer
Another good forum for Belgian beer styles, more on topic.
- The Brewers Association
Representing America's craft brewers, and also The American Homebrewing Association.
- Beer Pages
Roger Protz and Tom Cannavan's informative site (mainly UK).
- Slow Food USA
The antidote to the plague of mass-produced products. Mainly food but encompassing beer & wine.
- A Pint of Knowledge
Informative articles from Keith Olsen.
- Beer Me
General beer resource.
- Bella Online
An informative beer news column aimed at female imbibers.
Read and write beer reviews here, similar to BeerAdvocate.
- New York City Beer Guide (not the one on this site)
The original NYC beer bar guide (some pages are out of date though).
- Get MADD
Drinking and driving is bad. Veiled neo-prohibitionism is on the DUI bandwagon.
- Breweries on the Web
- Vittles Vamp
(Blog) Mainly food but with a good outlook on craft beer in NYC.
- The Beer Yard, Pennsylvania
PA-based distributor with an informative site.
A good NYC bar resource.
- Michael Jackson's Rare Beer Club
From The Beer Hunter himself.
- Beer Pages' Forum (UK)
Part of the Beer Pages site.
Beer & food pairing:
Major US beer festivals:
The annual New England Real Ale Exhibition.
- Legends Ltd.
Importers of unique and eclectic ales from England and Scotland.
- Shelton Brothers
The legendary Shelton Brothers, who import many great beers from Europe.
- B.United International
Another importer dedicated to bringing in great European beers.
- Vanburg & DeWulf
The Belgian beer experts have been importing since 1982.
- Phoenix Imports
Bringing us Thomas Hardy's Ale and other goodies.
- Merchant du Vin
Rochefort, Samuel Smith's, Orval, Ayinger, and others.
- D & V International
St. Bernardus and other great Belgian beers.
Craft beer brands from Belgium and Austria.
- Distinguished Brands International
Erdinger, Veltins, Czechvar, Andechs, O'Hara's, Fullers.
Beer and travel:
Other useful links:
- Hop Stop
Very detailed local transportation directions.
© Alex Hall, 2014.