The Press Release for June 21st
Alewife NYC ‘Tapped’ to Host Europe’s best breweries and brewers.
Total Tap Takeover on June 21st Includes Cantillon, De La Senne, Bink, Gueuzerie Tilquin & Evil Twin Brewing to Numerous Rare, Never-Before-Released Beers
NEW YORK, June 13th , 2012
NEW YORK, June 13th , 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Alewife Queens, NYC’s foremost craft beer and food destination (5-14 51st Avenue, LIC, 11101. announced today that it has been “tapped” as the East Coast venue for Europe’s best brewers ‘get-Together’ a ‘Kings of Funk celebration. Alewife NYC has serious ties to these amazing brewers and for the first time in New York’s history, they will all be in one room at one time only.
The festivities kick-off at Alewife NYC on Thursday, June 21st 2012 at 6 p.m. and include a total tap takeover with 28 of the tastiest Belgian ales on tap, as well as a few rare casks and numerous special bottled offerings. In addition to favorites like Cantillon, De La Senne, Bink, Gueuzerie Tilquin and Evil Twin, Alewife will be pouring some very rare and special aged beers, many beers that have never been, and never again will be, poured on the East Coast.
This is an event that will be talked about, blogged about, and reviewed for years to come. A room full of Brewing Masters, of widely differing styles, all sharing a brotherhood of spirit, integrity and passion.
Certain beers are available only in limited quantities, so guests are urged to arrive early to ensure they get to taste the ones they are most looking forward to. Tickets available Here: http://getrealfunk.eventbrite.com/
Commenting on the special celebration, Alewife’s owner’s Daniel Lanigan & Patrick Donagher stated, This is THE most important collection of Foreign + Domestic Brewers ever assembled on U.S. soil. Flying in from all over the world, and pouring their beers for you.
Alewife NYC is located 5/14 51st Avenue between 5th and Vernon avenues, LIC, 11101. Subway access via 7 train at Vernon Jackson stop
About Alewife NYC:
With 28 rotating craft beers on tap, 1 casks on at all times, 50 bottles of specialty craft bottles both foreign and domestic, Alewife has become NYC’s go-to spot for all things craft beer. Alewife NYC stands firmly by its motto “No Crap on Tap!”
Patrick Donagher, 917-238-2449