Erin Wicks

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Bushwick Brews: McNeill’s Firehouse Amber Ale from The Rookery

Bushwick Brews: McNeill’s Firehouse Amber Ale from The Rookery

Jamie Schmitz, owner of Bushwick’s new gastropub The Rookery, does not need to serve McNeill’s Firehouse Amber Ale on draught

Meet Nyssa Frank from The Living Gallery, Her Wardrobe, Livelihood and Cat

Meet Nyssa Frank from The Living Gallery, Her Wardrobe, Livelihood and Cat

“Lady Gaga ruined my life!” Nyssa Frank giggles one afternoon in the backyard of the gallery and event space she runs in Bushwick called The Living Gallery

Bushwick Brews: Baba Black Lager at Three Diamond Door

Bushwick Brews: Baba Black Lager at Three Diamond Door

The term lager tends to get a bad rap because it brings to mind some of the worst of American beer – Budweiser, Miller, Coors, etc

Bushwick Brews: Flipside Red IPA from Pine Box Rock Shop

Bushwick Brews: Flipside Red IPA from Pine Box Rock Shop

As I’ve previously confessed I have a hop obsession and this summer I’ve had delicious flirtations with some amazing IPAs

Vintage Fashion Lovers Have a New Place to Worship

Vintage Fashion Lovers Have a New Place to Worship

Six months ago Brooklyn lost its garage-punk band the K-Holes when their bassist and singer ran off to South Carolina to have a baby, leaving behind former bandmates Sara Villard and Vashti Windish bandless and itching to start on a new creative endeavor

Bushwick Brews: Field Trip to Newburgh Brewing Company

Bushwick Brews: Field Trip to Newburgh Brewing Company

Charlie Benedetti did not always work at a brewery

Bushwick Brews: Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ from Northeast Kingdom

Bushwick Brews: Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ from Northeast Kingdom

Lagunitas’ Little Sumpin’ Sumpin’ blows my mind a little bit

Bushwick Brews: Sixpoint Righteous Rye from Anchored Inn

Bushwick Brews: Sixpoint Righteous Rye from Anchored Inn

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Bushwick Brews: Southern Tier IPA from Dear Bushwick

Bushwick Brews: Southern Tier IPA from Dear Bushwick

Confession: I am a hop fiend

Bushwick Brews: LA-31 Boucanee from Heavy Woods

Bushwick Brews: LA-31 Boucanee from Heavy Woods

Last Friday afternoon, with the heat wave broken and late-afternoon boozing on the brain, my friends and I were driven to Heavy Woods on Wyckoff Avenue to quench our thirst

Bushwick Brews: Aces Wild Double Cream Ale

Bushwick Brews: Aces Wild Double Cream Ale

Welcome to Bushwick Brews, Bushwick Daily’s brand spankin’ new beer column