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Nazareth No race weekend can be complete without visiting a few new breweries.  Luckily, our triathlon weekend trip was dotted with breweries we’ve never been to before.  A bit out of the way, Birthright Brewing Company of Nazareth, PA was our first stop.  The small brewery has several beers, hard seltzers and other brewery made alcoholic beverages like Jalapeno Pineapple Lemonade available.  The food menu was top notch and we highly recommend the beer cheese pretzel.  We were unfamiliar with Birthright, so we were blown away by the beer offering.  The amount of interesting quality brews could have been an all day affair and the locals are super lucky to get beers like the Grape Ooh-Yeah! and Cream Soda Jerk.  Birthright Brewing is a must visit stop. Bethlehem A bit closer 78 is Bethlehem, PA; a small town brewery hub with our three next stops.  Bethlehem is a quaint small […]

2020 Triathlon Weekend Beer Recap

We’re officially in fall and that means we had one last triathlon on the calendar, which actually means we had four more breweries to visit to and from the Zoot Westchester Tri in Rye.  This weekend we had Kuka (Andean) Brewing Company, Lock City Brewing, District 96 Beer Factory and Industrial Arts Brewing Company.      Kuka (Andean) Brewing Company (Blauvelt, NY) Off 287 at the Palisades mall exit (Blauvelt, NY) and in a large industrial park behind the Restaurant depot is a good sized contract brewery (Andean) that makes its own label (Kuka) in an oversized 20 barrel system.  Kuka has been in business for four years and has had a tap room for two; thanks to changes in the NYS alcohol regulations.  But they’re only open Friday and Saturday so plan accordingly.  The modest sized tap room is staffed by the owner of Kuka, who loves drinking beer […]

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