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Liquid State Brewing

We were hungry after our long, tiring hike up Buttermilk Falls. After a quick Foursquare and Yelp search, we settled on Liquid State Brewing in downtown Ithaca. We dined on cheese, crackers, and pretzels while sampling a few of the ales on tap, including Fluky Times, SONIC! IPA, La Trapeze, Yard Lion Hefe, Surf Guitar, Cherry Surf Guitar, Local Vibe and Liquid Crush. Both of us agreed that Liquid Crush was quite good. We bought a few growlers to share…

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Beach Haus Brewery

New England IPA, Melon IPA, Merk IPA, American Pale Ale

Before we left Belmar, Bhavna reminded me that Beach Haus Brewery is located on Main Street. I could not resist. I had to visit. It took us longer than we expected to get to the brewery. Bhavna thought that we should drive down the length of Ocean Avenue, but I wanted to use Apple Maps. The mapping software took us on what felt like a circuitous route. However, we arrived at the correct spot. Apple Maps had taken us along…

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Kane Brewing Co.

Name: Kane Brewing Co. Location: Ocean Township, Monmouth County, New Jersey Beer to try: Head High IPA, a 6.5% ABV that uses Cascade, Centennial, Citra, Chinook and Columbus hops Notes: Huge tasting room provides flights, pints, growler fills and cans and individual release bottles to go.…

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Jughandle Brewing Co.

Name: Jughandle Brewing Co. Location: Tinton Falls, Monmouth County, New Jersey Beer to try: Mosaic Pale Ale Notes: Taproom open for pints, flights, growler & growler fills and merchandise. Outside food allowed. Order from the restaurants in the Tinton Falls Centre. Pets are prohibited.…

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Forest & Main Brewing

We were in Pennsylvania to attend a wedding. My cousin's daughter, Christal, was marrying a man, Greg, whom she had known since elementary school, but they had only become close a few years after she completed graduate school. The wedding venue was almost two hours from home. I convinced Bhavana to get a hotel room to spend the night. Name: Forest & Main Brewing Location: Ambler, Pennsylvania Beer to try: No Name, No Name At All Notes: Taproom open for…

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