Tag: Fort Defiance

VIDEO: Good Beer 2013 Was a Great Success!

If you joined us at Good Beer 2013 in July, you already know that the evening was a knockout. The room was packed with a sold-out crowd and over 60 of our favorite restaurant, food, and drink artisans, in addition to cider makers, spirit brands, and (of course) terrific breweries.

Good Beer, Here!

When we think about all the fantastic, frothy, hoppy goodness coming our way at the end of the month, we can barely stein it! We mean stand it! See? Beer on the brain.

This Weekend: Make Flaming Bowls of Punch with St. John Frizell

This weekend St. John Frizell, owner and bartender at Red Hook’s fab bar and restaurant Fort Defiance, will be teaching a class called “FIRE IN THE BOWL!: Hot Drinks for Long Nights” at the Intercourse, also in Red Hook. We’re big fans of hot punch, ‘specially this time of year, and thought we’d pass along the class description.

Save Fort Defiance: Buy Junk Bonds Today!

Many of our friends in Red Hook, like St. Frizell, owner of the area’s much beloved cafe and bar Fort Defiance, are struggling to get their businesses up and running again. Frizell reached out with this plea for help rebuilding, which we thought we’d share:

Want to Help? Check Out Red Hook Recovers

If you’re like many of us that have spent the last few days high and dry with power in interior Brooklyn, the images of Hurricane Sandy you’ve seen on TV might still feel a bit surreal. But for our friends in Red Hook, it’s been anything but.