La Nouvelle Bière: Sandy Relief Beer Surge Protector IPA


Creation: Surge Protector IPA

Creator: Sandy Relief Beer

Date of Birth: 01/22/13

Description/Brewery Notes: Sandy Relief Beer is a collaborative relief effort by eight local breweries after Hurricane Sandy devastated Long Island and destroyed Barrier Brewing Company in Oceanside. The participants gathered at Blue Point Brewing Company on December 4, 2012 and brewed Surge Protector IPA to raise proceeds for victims of Hurricane Sandy and the recovering brewery. Each brewery donated an ingredient for Surge Protector IPA, exhibiting the solidarity of Long Island’s beer community. Thanks for helping us rebuild Long Island…with beer.

Consumption Location: Blue Point Brewing Company

Super Neat Three-Word Feelings: Citrus-piney. Clean. Brotherhood.

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.