From a kid of 4 who sold Burpee Seeds door to door, to the “The Cone Ranger,” who introduced Ben & Jerry’s ice cream to New York, to his present seat looking over New York’s beloved Heartland Brewery, Jon Bloostein is first and foremost an innovator.
NEW YORK-Jon Bloostein, a former investment banker, has opened the Heartland Brewery, a spacious micro-brewery and restaurant in Manhattan’s Union Square area. The restaurant will feature hand-crafted beer and an American eclectic menu
George Washington was a devout beer lover. In particular, he was fond of the dark, English-style brew known as porter, and always demanded that an ample supply of it be kept on hand at Mount Vernon, his Virginia estate.