Craft Beer Finds in Thrift Store


[Below entry discovered beneath confused rubble and mounds of cat hair within Yahoo! Mail Drafts folder. Period: around Christmas of 2010, maybe 1981. If the latter, went to movie theater same day and viewed “Stripes,” then slept.]

Purchased the above vintage Samuel Adams pint glass—and the majority of my glassware collection, actually—at Selden Thrift, while also foraging for pairs of Argyle socks and cardigans to assist in my dream of one day resembling former sitcom sensation Alex P. Keaton:


The amalgamation of craft beer, discount garments and Reagen-era boobtubery can only be characterized as “il super neat.”

niko krommydas

Niko Krommydas has written for Tasting Table, BeerAdvocate, Munchies, and First We Feast. He is editor of Craft Beer New York, an app for the iPhone, and a columnist for Yankee Brew News. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.