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Italian Dinner at @PecksArcade | Troy, NY

Last night marked the first dinner that Vic, Heather and their team at Peck’s have hosted since the opening of the restaurant back in January. Now that things are settling in at Peck’s it affords them the opportunity to follow up with what used to be…
Last night marked the first dinner that Vic, Heather and their team at Peck's have hosted since the opening of the restaurant back in January. Now that things are settling in at Peck's it affords t...
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Hudson Whiskey & Rye Beer at Henry Street Taproom

Tuesday may have kicked off Saratoga Beer Week but at that night’s Hudson Whiskey & Rye Beer event, the whiskey stole the show. Ryan and Sonja McFadden of Henry Street hosted us while Ralph Erenzo from Tuthilltown Spirits led us through a series of Hudson…
Tuesday may have kicked off Saratoga Beer Week but at that night's Hudson Whiskey & Rye Beer event, the whiskey stole the show. Ryan and Sonja McFadden of Henry Street hosted us while Ralph Ere...
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Artisanal Beer Dinner at @TheCityBeerHall | Albany, NY

On Monday night a whole slew of friends braved the impending “storm” to head out to The City Beer Hall’s Artisanal Beer Dinner (you can check out fellow blogger Kim’s post on dinner here). The storm that night ended up being a dud, but thankfully Chef…
On Monday night a whole slew of friends braved the impending "storm" to head out to The City Beer Hall's Artisanal Beer Dinner (you can check out fellow blogger Kim's post on dinner here). The stor...
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Checking out @PecksArcade | Troy, NY

Having missed the grand opening, last week I got the chance to sit down with Kim from The Simple Treat to check out the latest venture from Vic Chistopher and Heather Lavine: Peck’s Arcade. (If you’ve already read Kim’s post on Peck’s you’ll recognize…
Having missed the grand opening, last week I got the chance to sit down with Kim from The Simple Treat to check out the latest venture from Vic Chistopher and Heather Lavine: Peck's Arcade. (If you...
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@TavernNoodle | Troy, NY

The Tavern is another new space being renovated by all star team Vic Christopher and Heather LeVine of Lucas Confectionary and The Grocery fame. They’re making a ton of progress, and while it’s not quite done yet, they opened the doors during this…
The Tavern is another new space being renovated by all star team Vic Christopher and Heather LeVine of Lucas Confectionary and The Grocery fame. They're making a ton of progress, and while it's not...
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Sneak Peek: The Shop | Troy, NY

I had the opportunity to stop into The Shop during their soft opening this week with JVS and Kevin from Rare Form. The owner, Kevin Blodgett, sat down with us for a beer and while we shared some plates and even Nick from The Confectionary hung out for a…
I had the opportunity to stop into The Shop during their soft opening this week with JVS and Kevin from Rare Form. The owner, Kevin Blodgett, sat down with us for a beer and while we shared some pl...
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Indy Likes Beer Raffle and Sausage Fest

Thank you to everyone who made both Sausage Fest and the Beer Raffle for Indy a huge success this weekend. We’ve raised over $6000 on the GoFundMe page (keep the donations coming) plus more in cash in the days prior and during the event. This will cover a…
Thank you to everyone who made both Sausage Fest and the Beer Raffle for Indy a huge success this weekend. We've raised over $6000 on the GoFundMe page (keep the donations coming) plus more in cash...
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McGreivey's Beefsteak Dark Horse Beer Dinner

Last week marked the second annual Dark Horse Beefsteak Dinner at McGreivey’s. This laid back beer dinner hasn’t changed much from last year’s event, which is a good thing. The seat price is an absolute steal considering the amount of food, including all…
Last week marked the second annual Dark Horse Beefsteak Dinner at McGreivey's. This laid back beer dinner hasn't changed much from last year's event, which is a good thing. The seat price is an abs...
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They did not have any Boston Lager on during my visit, but what @Row34 did have was pretty amazing...

In light of Row 34 grabbing some national attention in the news due to the bombshell article dropped about Jim Koch earlier this week, I figured it was a good time to share a few snaps from my experience there a couple of weeks ago. Not gonna get too…
In light of Row 34 grabbing some national attention in the news due to the bombshell article dropped about Jim Koch earlier this week, I figured it was a good time to share a few snaps from my expe...
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Tavern Noodle | Troy, NY

The Tavern is another new space being renovated by all star team Vic Christopher and Heather LeVine of Lucas Confectionary and The Grocery fame. They’re making a ton of progress, and while it’s not quite done yet, they opened the doors during this…
The Tavern is another new space being renovated by all star team Vic Christopher and Heather LeVine of Lucas Confectionary and The Grocery fame. They're making a ton of progress, and while it's not...
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Literally the worst bagel I've had. Heavy, dense bagel with no airness/fluffiness. Almost like a day or two old bagel.
Food: Poor - FairDecor: Very GoodService: Good
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Food: Poor - FairDecor: Poor - FairService: Poor - Fair
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We come to Ocoee from NY to vacation every year. Its the first place we stop and last place we hit before leaving town. Love it!
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Appeal: Very GoodFacilities: Very GoodService: Very Good
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Traded in my aging Audi for a super fuel-efficient TDI. Worked with Josh and the rest of the gang to get the perfect Jetta SportWagen with the right options at the monthly payment I was looking for. 6 months later we traded in the Equinox and purchased another VW from Josh, this time a Passat! No problems with the 10K or 20K services for the Jetta, and the 30K is just around the corner. Nothing but the best service from Nemer!
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Best tap selection and wings in the capital region without a doubt.
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