Nick Matt ducks into side doors and up staircases while rattling off the history of the F.X. Matt Brewery in Utica.
The brew house is like a second home to Matt because it was his grandfather, F.X., who first opened the brewery 124 years ago.
If you're racking your brain to see if you've ever heard of F.X. Matt Brewery, try this: they make Saranac ales and lagers. For the older generations, does Utica Club ring a bell?