Alewife, the Potion-Maker. The Curator of Moods. A Spiritual Guide to All Things Alchemy. From Recipes of Old Contemporary Works. Alewife Brewing founders Keir Hamilton & Patrick Donagher are proud to introduce the NYC craft beer community to their own brand of impeccable liquids. Keir and Patrick share a vision to produce the finest, top-notch brews and both possess a crazy passion for detail and quality. These two longtime contributors to the beer industry in NYC now unite as one to present mother ALEWIFE! Sunnyside, Queens new Brewery and Taproom location opening in 2020!