Friday, December 13, 2013

Hoptron Brewtique's offerings brings artisanal beer to Patchogue...

Lynn and I are not big beer drinkers, however, the Hoptron Brewtique in Patchogue has been intriguing to us for several months.  Lynn and I are always drawn to the visuals of a place and HB has a sleek and inviting environment with architectural interiors, artful lighting and comfortable furniture. There are a plethora of beers there, many, if not most seemed to be local and/or New York State offerings.  The many selections could be overwhelming but the knowledgeable and engaged staff there helped tailor our flight toward our usual tastes as well as helping direct us toward more adventurous stuff that might expand our palate.

My favorite was one of Port Jefferson Brewery's offerings. I can't remember the beer's name because I lost my notes but I do remember it was pretty good.  Lynn loved the Long Ireland Pale Ale which is crisp with some notes of bitter and sweet.   There are a lot of beers we didn't try so we will be back...

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I (Mark) have written for The Christian Science Monitor, Clear Magazine, Picture Magazine, Film Score Monthly, Dan's Papers, Rue Morgue, In Flight USA and a lot more publications that I can't remember.... My wife Lynn was a model with the Ford Agency and her photography has been featured in most of the publications I have written for...


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