12/11/14 2:57pm
12/11/2014 2:57 PM
Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. chef Brian Russell, co-owner Rich Vandenburgh and brewer's assistant Asa Davis prepare kegs of Flat Iron Ale, a colloboration between GHB and 212 Brewing. Co., for distribution. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. chef Brian Russell, co-owner Rich Vandenburgh and brewer’s assistant Asa Davis prepare kegs of Flat Iron Ale, a colloboration between GHB and 212 Brewing. Co., for distribution. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

The rise of the craft beer industry in the past few years has been well documented by the national media.

In fact, The Wall Street Journal recently reported that Budweiser is shifting its marketing strategy to combat the proliferation of microbreweries — and even smaller nanobreweries — and enhance its appeal to a younger audience as loyal Bud fans age and a new generation of beer lovers gravitates toward specialty brews. (more…)

07/22/14 10:24am
07/22/2014 10:24 AM
The new Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. tasting room in Peconic is likely to remain open in August, though it still needs site plan approval.

The new Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. tasting room in Peconic is likely to remain open in August, though it still needs site plan approval. (Credit: Vera Chinese, file)

The Southold Town Planning Board has scheduled a special meeting next Monday to grant site plan approval for the new Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. tasting room in Peconic.  (more…)

07/05/14 6:00am
07/05/2014 6:00 AM
(Credit: Danielle Malmet Rodger)

‘Sanctuary,” canvas works by Greenport artist Danielle Malmet Rodger will be on display at Greenport Harbor Brewery this summer. (Credit: Danielle Malmet Rodger courtesy)

Auction donations sought: Art, antiques, goods and services are sought for a July 26 auction hosted by Peconic Green Growth.  (more…)

07/04/14 5:55pm
07/04/2014 5:55 PM
John Liegey and Rich Vandenburgh of Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. on Friday. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Owner John Liegey enjoys a pint of citrus IPA while co-owner Rich Vandenburgh sips some Otherside IPA at Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.’s Peconic location on Friday. (Credit: Vera Chinese)

Greenport Harbor Brewing Co. tapped the kegs at its much-anticipated Peconic tasting room and brewery Friday afternoon.

The parking lot might not have been completely paved yet and the bathrooms still need a few finishing touches, but that did not stop a healthy rainy Independence Day turnout.

On tap for opening day were the brewery’s Harbor Ale, Black Duck Porter, Summer Ale, Otherside IPA and Citrus IPA.

See northforker.com for more photos

07/03/14 4:33pm
07/03/2014 4:33 PM
The Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.'s Peconic location as it appeared last month. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

The Greenport Harbor Brewing Co.’s Peconic location as it appeared last month. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Cheers! Greenport Harbor Brewing Company’s new Peconic location will open tomorrow Friday, July 4, at noon for its first public tasting.

The new 13,000-square-foot Main Road brewery is the largest of its kind of the North Fork.

Read more at northforker.com