2290 South Rd.
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Stocking more than 3,000 brews from around the globe, this warehouse-style shop located on Route 9 has long been a mecca for beer buffs near and far. The unique tag system, developed by owner Alan Daniels, breaks the selections down by hops and color. Shoppers are also enticed by a dozen different “beer of the month” clubs, weekly tastings, 12 beers on draft, and the ability to create a case by mixing and matching different brands. The extensive online shop allows you to browse brews 24 hours a day. Look for the giant new Mamaroneck store — it’s more than double the size of the original — to open its doors by mid-November.