Courier Life’s


Monday, May 31, 2010


Stay in town to have a Memorial Day done right

Memorial Day means a three-day weekend for most of us — but why head to the beach when you can stay in Brooklyn? Here’s how to have fun while everyone else is taking in the sun. Comment

Brooklyn Homebrew honcho reveals the process — and it’s a process!

For the homebrewing novice, the process of making your own beer may be a bit of a mystery. So we asked Benjamin Stutz of Brooklyn Homebrew in Gowanus to break it down for us, from the tools you’ll need to what happens between boiling the grain and bottling the brew. For purposes of simplicity, we are using as basic and uncomplicated a recipe as possible, since, as any beer drinker knows, there’s a seemingly infinite style of beers — and each wouldresult in an entirely different recipe. Comment

Homebrewed! Here’s how to make your own beer

So you’re thinking about brewing beer at home? Comment

Woodstock + Clinton Hill = Hillstock!

The hills — well, at least Clinton Hill and vicinity — will be alive with music this month. Comment

Brooklyn beat

Drum call! Comment

Lens on hunger

This exhibition gives new meaning to the phrase “starving artist.” Comment

Believe it! Paulie Gee’s has opened in Greenpoint

For months, Twitter, Facebook, foodie blogs, and even pizza blogs kept sounding the alarm that the opening was imminent. But the delays only fueled the excitement. Comment

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