Brooklyn Brewery Plans New Staten Island Plant

The Brooklyn Brewery left beer lovers crying in their mugs Monday as it announced plans to jilt the borough of Ralph Kramden and build its new plant across the Verrazano Bridge in Staten Island. Brooklyn Brewery described the proposed plant as a “state-of-the-art 400,000- expandable to 1,000,000-barrel brewery on 20-25 acres” — a vast stretch of land that the company’s general manager, Eric Ottaway, said was impossible to find in the… (NY Post)