NY breweries celebrate formation of New York City Brewers Guild

BROOKLYN - A new brewers guild has been formed that aims to help New York breweries provide visitors with a better drinking experience.Ten breweries in the New York City area celebrated the formation of the New York City Brewers Guild yesterday. They all came together at Brooklyn Brewery to showcase the rare and obscure beers they offer. The guild also talked about its plans for this year's New York Craft Beer Week and discussed pushing for a bill that would end the new taxes on in-state breweries. They lost their special tax exemptions after a court ruling last month.

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