Husband and wife team Alicia Valeo and Kevin Breslawski write the blog Beer Loves Company.

Great South Bay Produces Small Batches of Beer Developed by Home Brewers

Chris Kelley, member of local home brewing club Long Island Beer & Malt Enthusiasts, had an idea: organize and host a Chopped style brew day. Ten teams, each with a head brewer and one or two assistants, were randomly assigned a style of beer and two ingredients, such as wood, peaches or habanero peppers; Kelley’s team drew a rye IPA base with orange peel and basil.