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  • Beer takes a starring role at Birreria
    Birreria, a rooftop beer oasis in Manhattan
    New York City, as everyone knows, is a non-stop thrill ride of a city. From white-knuckled rides in the omnipresent New York taxi cabs to the noisy crush of humanity known as the subway, New York is a never-ending onslaught of sounds, sights,...
  • Hermitage Brewing Company Boysenberry Sour
    Hermitage Brewing Company Boysenberry Sour and Barrel-Aged Hermit release party
    San Jose’s Hermitage Brewing Company (HBC) hosts a special, holiday seasonal release party set for later today, Dec. 17, from 4-8pm at their Tap Room (1627 S. 7th St.).The release party features the next two offerings from their barrel-aging...
  • Del Papa Distributing
    Pint Jockeys return to Del Papa for another monthly beer tasting
    Houston’s beer event calendar features many special and one- time occasions, but other Houston beer events happen like clockwork and have been part of the regular schedule for many years. One of the consistent, once- per- month events is...
  • Pinner from Oskar Blues
    Pinner: Oskar Blues Brewery
    The craft beer community is a cheeky bunch. Peruse labels in the craft aisle of any liquor store and one will find more than a few suggestive beer names. Innuendo is par for the craft beer course and Oskar Blues Brewery’s no different; in...
  • Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant
    Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant announces new menus for the new year
    Thanks to a carefully curated draft beer lineup, a knowledgeable staff and an ongoing schedule of tap takeovers and other special beer-centric events, Steins Beer Garden & Restaurant in downtown Mountain View (895 Villa St.) continues to...
  • Beer appreciation worldwide
    Why craft is emerging in the rest of the world
    The continuing success of American owned craft brewers (essentially small and independent brewers) in an economically challenged environment dominated by huge international brewing corporations has got a lot of people thinking, “Look. These...
  • Music City Beer Society Santa (pre) Rampage a raucous great time
    Music City Beer Society Santa (pre) Rampage a raucous great time
    Santa Rampage Nashville 2014 has come and gone. All that remains are the fuzzy memories, the hangovers, and about 10,000 facebook posts and comments on posts and comments on the comments.There were an estimated 1,500 Santas, hippie Santas, weird...
  • North Texas craft beer events, week of December 15
    North Texas craft beer events, week of December 15
    Hot on the heels ofCommunity'srecent release of Barrel-Aged Legion,two more local brewers will have bourbon barrel beers in the spotlight this week. Bourbon Barrel Aged Winter Warmer fromRahr & Sonsis scheduled to be on tap Wednesday...
  • Courtesy Photo
    Texas breweries file suit against the TABC
    Texas brewers are once again seeking changes to the States liquor laws via the justice system. Earlier last week, Dallas based Peticolas Brewing, Austin based Live Oak Brewing and Granbury based Revolver Brewing, filed a lawsuit against the Texas...
  • 11 Below Brewing
    11 Below Brewing: Houston's newest brewery prepares for business
    What do you get when you combine the talents of someone educated in theater with those of others who are well- versed in the science of engineering? Some would envision the makings of a British comedy as mechanics and mathematics clash with...
  • Label artwork for Founders Brewing Co.'s Blushing Monk
    Founders Brewing Co. revives Blushing Monk once again for Backstage Series
    Founders Brewing Co. (Grand Rapids, Michigan) is bringing back an old favorite with the re-release of Blushing Monk Belgian Style Ale as the first offering of 2015 in their Backstage Series. Blushing Monk is a Belgian raspberry ale that was the...
  • German Holiday Market 2014
    2nd Annual German Holiday Market in downtown Mountain View
    The 2nd annual German Holiday Market, presented by the German International School of Silicon Valley (GISSV), takes place Sat., Dec. 13 from 11am-9pm, when Mountain View’s Civic Center Plaza (500 Castro St.) will be transformed into an open...
  • New Belgium
    New Belgium’s fifth annual Clips Beer & Film Tour raised nearly $140,000
    The 2014Clips Beer & Film Tour, New Belgium Brewing’s beer-toting, film-traveling, nonprofit-benefiting show,raised $139,524 this year after traveling to 21 cities (see local breakdowns below) across the nation. Approximately 20,200...
  • Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
    On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me....beer!
    Christmas is a time for togetherness, giving, and good cheer. Few things add to holiday cheer quite like a great glass of beer and it’s not surprising that so many breweries create special winter brews for the season. Houston’s Flying...
  • Music City Beer Society leads Santa (pre)Rampage into Nashville Brewery District
    Music City Beer Society leads Santa (pre)Rampage into Nashville Brewery District
    It's that time of year again, Christmas season! And do you know what that means? Well, no, not quite. It's time for well over one thousand people to dress up in full Santa outfits and anonymously go on a binge drinking, bar hopping rampage...