2017 and Beyond
It might be surprising to many, but we are starting our 8th year with *Drunk & Unemployed.* In 2009, we began this website to reflect the expanding landscape of the beer and spirits industry on Long Island (and beyond). So…
Ferment-Me-Nots : Questions to avoid asking your new local brewer
Let’s call her Melba Post. Melba lays out the Ferment-Me-Nots, or what not to ask a new brewer.
The Canonic Tonic — Part 1
Is there gin without tonic? Fervere doesn’t think so. He tells us why in part 1 of The Canonic Tonic.
R-E-S-P-E-C-T: InBev Buys a Brewery
The biggest story in the past ten years for the Long Island beer community is the purchase of Blue Point by AB In-Bev. Melba wades into ocean of opinion and tries not to get caught in the riptide.
Editor’s Note: On Saturday, Melba posted a nice notice for our four year anniversary on our Facebook page. We’re reposting it here as it expresses well our happiness at growing with our Long Island craft beer counterparts. Four years ago…
Stirring the 750mL pot
Melba gets rankled by a New York Times article, and let’s ’em have it.