You probably know Ballentine for its bodega 40 ubiquitousness (me, it’s the beer my dad always drinks), but did you know they brew an IPA? I sure didn’t, but apparently it’s one of the first IPAs distributed here in America. It was discontinued for years, but the ol’ Newark brewery is bringin’ it back, and you can try it for the price of “on the house” at the Passenger Bar’s Factory Records dance party tonight.
There’s no cover and the beer is free between 10-10:30pm and 2-2:30am; plenty of time to get wasted enough on high-alcohol content brew to not care about looking like Ian Curtis out on the dance floor. More details below. [Read more...]