Grand River Brewery: 313 Polish Lager

10,000 Birds

It was in the great borough of Queens in New York City that I first discovered both beer and birding, two great loves of my life that happily intersect with great regularity here at Birds and Booze. But our real drink of choice was Zywiec, the best-known brand of Polish beer, which was readily available in many New York City neighborhoods.

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The Power of Pets Initiative

4 The Love Of Animals

It’s a great new new initiative to help people live a healthier life! Mars Petcare is collaborating with the YMCA in 5 cities to start, to bring pet-friendly health and physical activity education and programming to communities. New York City; Nashville, Tenn.; In the coming months, Mars Petcare will sponsor family-focused healthy living fairs for pets and people at the following locations: New York City – The Prospect Park YMCA, October 16.

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Haus Alpenz: The Scarlet Ibis – Trinidad Rum

10,000 Birds

We birders tend to think of the island as a comfortable and practical introduction to the overwhelming avian diversity of the New World tropics – but rum probably isn’t too far from our minds, either. While I have no plans to visit the tropics this year, the weather will be hot and stifling soon enough here in upstate New York and I know I’ll be looking to satisfy a summertime craving for rum.