Astoria Brewery To Open Next Week

Stop the presses: Astoria is getting a brewery! My husband is already planning a visit to SingleCut Beersmiths. Intrigued? Read on!

“If all goes according to plan, Queens will welcome its first large brewery since the 1950s next week.

SingleCut Beersmiths, at 19-33 37th St., which had originally been slated to open this fall, is now scheduled to open next week.

‘We’ve triumphed past a myriad of inspections, NYC red-tape delays, a complex build-out, and even a hurricane, but we are finally operational and will open the doors to our tap room on Saturday, Dec. 8th,’ Rich Buceta, the company’s president and head brewer, said in a statement.”

Read more: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20121126/astoria/queens-first-brewery-decades-set-open-december#ixzz2DU4bhd95