Tasting Event – Berkshire Brewing and Berkshire Mtn Distillers

Meet the Masters - Berkshire Brewing and Berkshire Mountain Distillers Thursday, April 17th, 2014 - 6:30 - 8:30 PM Jason Hunter, Brewmaster of Berkshire Brewing Co. AND Chris Weid, owner of Berkshire Mountain Distillers will be here tasting beers and spirits. Beers will include: Berkshire Steel Rail Extra Pale Ale Berkshire Lost Sailor India Pale Ale Berkshire Maibock Lager Berkshire Russian Imperial Stout Berkshire Dean's … [Read more...]

Meet the Brewmaster – Andrew Cooper of The Wild Beer Company

Brewmaster Event - Wednesday March 12th, 6:30PM Location: Amity Wine and Spirit Tasting Room, 65 Amity Rd, New Haven, CT Brewmaster: Andrew Cooper of The Wild Beer Company, Somerset, England (wildbeerco.com) will be with us along with our own Tony Pellino, now with B. United International. Contact Jim Boyrer at 203-397-9463 or jimb@blog.amitywines.com to RSVP and reserve your seating. BEERS TO BE TASTED: Somerset Saison - This … [Read more...]

Craft Beer Tasting Event December 7, 2013 with Craft Brew Guild

This coming Saturday, December 7th, 2013, Amity Wine and Spirit is hosting a Craft Brew Tasting Event with our friends at the Craft Brew Guild. Featuring (but not limited to) Down East Apple Cider, Breckenridge Regal Pilsner, Green Flash Saison, Wachusett Larry IPA, Sixpoint Global Warmer, Andechs Dopplebock and more!!! Please RSVP to Kim or Tony directly at 203-387-6725 or by email to tony@blog.amitywines.com to reserve your … [Read more...]

De Cam Oude Lambiek at Amity Wines

Our beer expert Tony wanted me to let you all know that we have an ample, but limited, supply of this delightful and highly sought after 3 year lambic in New Haven. DE CAM (WOOD AGED VINTAGE ALE) Three year OUDE LAMBIEK LAMBIC/WOOD-AGED VINTAGE ALE 5% ABV Belgian Family Owned Suitable for Cellaring Barrel Aged/Cask Conditioned One of Belgium’s most sought after Lambics! Karel Goddeau is the Master Blender at the Geuzestekkerij De … [Read more...]

Loverbeer Brewmaster Craft Beer Tasting Nov 9, 2013

Amity Wine and Spirit, Co. is extremely excited to have with us the Loverbeer Brewmaster/Owner from Italy, Valter Lovelier. He will be joined by Jie Wu from Barrel Express for a sampling of four outstanding Loverbeer craft beers. The tasting event will take place on Saturday, November 9th, 2013 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm in our tasting room at 65 Amity Road in New Haven, CT. The selections being sampled include D’UvaBeer, Marche ‘l Re, Madamin and … [Read more...]

Reminder – Craft Beer Tasting Tonight!

We're all fired up here at Amity Wine and Spirit about tonight's Craft Beer tasting. Tom Korniluk of New England Beverage along with our own Tony Pellino have put together an incredible lineup of craft brews for guests to sample this evening. Tony has set the order for tonight and here it is: Stillwater Classique Evil Twin Hipster Ale Professor Fritz 1809 Berliner Weisse North Coast Le Merle North Coast Pranqster North Coast … [Read more...]

Craft Beer Tasting Event October 10 2013

Attention Craft Beer Lovers! Next Thursday at 6:30pm we are having a Beer Tasting event in our tasting room at 65 Amity Road in New Haven. There is no charge for the event but we do happily accept donations on behalf of the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale. On October 10th, we welcome in Tom Korniluk of North East Beverages who, along with our very own resident beer geek/aficionado Tony Pellino, will walk you through some great domestic and … [Read more...]

Amity Exclusive! Hitachino Nest Dai-Dai from Kiuchi Shuzou Ltd

Amity Wine and Spirits is happy to announce that we are the first and ONLY place in the country where you can purchase the new Hitachino Nest Dai-Dai from Kiuchi Shuzou Ltd. brewery in Japan. At least for now. Stop by the New Haven store and check out this amazing exclusive at only $5.49 before the rest of the country has it. Hitachino Nest Dai-Dai is a very unique brew, "Kiuchi/Hitachino" philosophy with highly focused notes of … [Read more...]

Birra Etrusca Italian Ancient Ales

     Looking for something a little different? Stop by Amity Wines and try these three Birra Etrusca Italian Ancient Ales. All are brewed with pomegranate, honey, nuts, dried grapes and spices. Each has it's own unique flavor because of the materials used in the fermentation process. Dogfish used bronze, Birra del Borgo used terra cotta and Baladin used wood. The backbone of Birra Etrusca comes from two-row malted barley and an heirloom … [Read more...]

Saranac Blowout – May 2013

Shortly after the New Year 2013 we announced a Saranac Blowout that had our customers rushing in to grab 6-packs as-low-as $3.00.  We got our hands on more, and this time it's Saranac Red IPA - 12 Pack, and the Saranac 12 Beers a Springing.  Each 12-Pack is only $6.99. I'm always nagging the beer guys for specials I can pass along to our web visitors, and Facebook pals...  and today they came through for lovers of Saranac. $6.99 / 12-Pack ** … [Read more...]