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Yacht Manhattan
Classic Harbor Lines -- Pier 62 62 Chelsea Piers Manhattan, NY 10011
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It's a smaller vessel than most of the other boat/cruise trips available, which makes it a more intimate experience that we thoroughly enjoyed, but the downside is that if you are prone to seasickness, then beware, because you will feel a lot more of the waves, especially from the wakes of others.
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Autumnal Beer Pairing Cruise Aboard the Yacht Manhattan
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4.4 average rating
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26 events
7 reviews
20 stars
attended Nov 09 2011

Very fun cruise around lower Manhattan in an intimate setting -- the Yacht Manhattan seats about 24 and is a comfortable trip. Our guest brewer, from Kelso Brewing in Brooklyn, offered a variety of well-made beers, accompanied by knowledgeable...continued

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4 reviews
1 stars
attended Nov 06 2013

The concept of a beer and cheese tasting cruising around Manhattan is a good one. The woman running the event was certainly very knowledgable and informative. I was a little taken aback by the amount of beer you were actually given.

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attended Oct 16 2012

This was such a great event! My husband and I went with another couple and had a fabulous time. We all loved each beer and cheese pairing, even my husband who is rather picky when it comes to cheeses. They also give you a great quantity. They...continued

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‘Tis the season for Hoppy times! If you didn’t make it to Octoberfest, join us for a fall-themed beer pairing hosted and curated by our renowned wine & cheese expert, Wendy Crispell (Not only is she a super fun beer-pairing genius, but she also hosts our amazing Wine & Cheese Pairings and is an award-winning food & wine writer!!)

You’ll be enchanted by a series of 5 international beers paired with cheeses, chutneys and chocolate! 

Learn about how the special flavors of their beer are created and what foods go with each. All brews will be paired with an artisan cheese picked out by Wendy. This cruise is sure to arouse your taste buds and to get you into the fall spirit!

During this two-hour cruise, you will take in picturesque views of Manhattan from the heated and enclosed back-deck observatory of this1920s-style motor yacht.

Highlights along the way include:

* Battery Park,

* South Street Seaport and the Financial District,

* Governor’s Island,

* The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island,

* Parts of Brooklyn and Queens

* The complete New York City skyline

* The Williamsburg, Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges of the East River

So hop aboard the Manhattan for this seasonal beer pairing cruise!