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HBO Launches Game of Thrones Beer

* “Thrones” beers coming from N.Y. brewery: A new line of beers linked to the hit HBO drama “Game of Thrones” is being produced for the series by Brewery Ommegang in Cooperstown, N.Y. The company will bring out Iron Throne Blonde Ale in time for the premiere of the show’s third season March 31 and will release another beer in the fall. Ommegang officials say the beers will be named and crafted to directly tie into “themes and nuances” of Westeros, the fictional realm where Lannisters, Starks and various other factions battle for supremacy.

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