Heartland Brewery Inc.

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    Heartland's Rise From Brewpub to Beer-Based Chain

    Back when I was a corporate drone, slogging away in my office with nothing but a spectacular 37th floor view and my misery to keep me company, the Midtown Heartland Brewery became a favorite after work (or sometimes mid-work) stop for a beer and a fried pickle. Little did I know that founder Jon Blo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2013

    Brooklyn Pour Is Two Weeks Away--More Breweries and Food Announced

    We're less than two weeks out from the Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival, which descends on Skylight One Hanson (1 Hanson Place, 718-783-5437) in Fort Greene October 12. Our VIP tickets are sold out--but there are a few more general admission slots available, and today brings more info that should t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    More Reasons to Go to Brooklyn Pour Craft Beer Festival

    Have you purchased your ticket for our Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival, going down on October 12 at Skylight One Hanson in Fort Greene? Get on it: VIP tickets--which get you early access to brews plus admission to a private lounge--are nearly sold out, and general admission tickets are going quick ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2013

    More Brewers Named for Brooklyn Pour Craft Beer Festival

    Have you picked up your tickets for our upcoming Brooklyn Pour craft beer festival? If you're still waiting to pull the trigger, this might entice you: We've got whole new batch of breweries to reveal that will be pouring beer alongside the sneak peek line-up we told you about last week.

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    Searching for Guy Fieri At Guy's American Kitchen and Bar

    I've been making fun of Guy Fieri for a pretty long time. I mean, look at him: If we ever get dragged into World War III, the Axis powers will put his chubby, bleached-blond head on propaganda posters to illustrate what us awful Americans are like. But I'm not alone, everyone makes fun of Guy Fieri. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2011

    Five New York Beers You Need to Try, According to Joshua M. Bernstein, Author of Brewed Awakening

    Sterling PublicationsA beer a day will keep the doctor away, right?​While the craft-beer movement might have had its start out West, there's now no shortage of quality breweries here in New York. Just ask Joshua M. Bernstein, author of Brewed Awakening, a new book all about the origins of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2011

    Our 10 Best Places to Eat at the 4Knots Music Festival in the South Street Seaport

    ​Yes, this classic "ploughman's lunch" featuring Stilton cheese, smoked salami, pickled beet salad, apple slices, and excellent rustic bread is available somewhere in the Seaport, and nothing could go better with a cold beer. (Try place #3.) With its cobbled streets, tall ships, and 18th-cen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2010

    A Visual Restaurant Report Card -- Early Results of DOH Letter Grading System Are In

    ​Sixth Avenue pizza parlor, West Village -- A. Shouldn't the statue be wearing gloves? In the nearly three months since the letter-grading system of the city's Department of Health (DOH) went into effect, letter grades have been gradually appearing in restaurant windows, but in most neighborh ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    June 15, 2010


    Take one down, pass it around

  • Voice Choices

    April 22, 2009


    See Manhattan slowly, for once

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    Developer Selling South Street Seaport

    In recent development news, South Street Seaport -- or, as we like to call it, "Mystic on the Bay" -- is being sold. General Growth Properties, mired in debt from a disastrous acquisition in 2004, is selling the Seaport commercial space along with its other faux-colonial outdoor malls, Faneuil Hall ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2008

    Beer For Breakfast

    Good morning, sunshine If you need an excuse to drink beer for breakfast, help is here. This new porter from Heartland Brewery combines ale with an earthy, dark Columbian coffee from Oren's Daily Roast to create a beer that has two of our favorite things: alcohol and caffeine. (Although the beer h ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    September 3, 2008


    More beer, more bathrooms

  • NYC Life

    December 13, 2005

    I Smell Dead People

    If you visit 'Bodies: The Exhibition' do so slowly, and with great care