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Local Drinks

When it comes to the Rochester area's signature drink, few will quibble: This region is best known for wine. But craft beer has a footing too. When John Urlaub opened a microbrewery in the South Wedge in 1991, he was tapping an unmet desire in the U.S. for more full-flavored, Old World-style beer. He named his brewery Rohrbach Brewing Co. for a town in Germany, where on a trip he was inspired to make craft brews.   Read more...


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