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  • A variety of brews from ABC
    ABC's sweet treat named after central Pa.'s landscape
    Water Gap Wheat Ale is one of the eight current flagship year-round beers made by Appalachian Brewing Company, located in the heart of Harrisburg. It is the lone wheat beer made by Appalachian and is named for the multiple water gaps located on...
  • Crabbie's
    Crabbie's Ginger Beer invades Houston with a week of events
    Houston's craft beer community is a large and diverse group and one nice quality of these malt beverage hounds is their willingness to seek out new thirst quenching adventures, including those that stray somewhat from the usual malt beverages....
  • Whitehead Light Station House
    Doing craft beer and brewing right on Maine island
    I’m back. After a one year hiatus I’ll be returning to the coast of Maine late this summer to teach my 5th craft beer course, presented this year as Doing Craft Beer & Brewing Right with Charlie Papazian on the Maine Coast.The...
  • Schöfferhofer Grapefruit
    The Craft Critique-Schofferhofer Grapefruit Hefeweizen
    I will be the first to admit that I have adventurous taste in beer. Unlike most people who prefer a certain style of beer or a specific brand, I am all over the place. I will try any beer you put in front of me, provided it doesn’t contain...
  • Samuel Smith Organic Cherry Ale
    The Craft Critique-Samuel Smith Organic Cherry Ale
    My first adventure into the unique world of fruit beers was at a beer tasting a few years back when I got to sample a raspberry lambic at a Belgian beer tasting. It was unlike anything I had ever dreamt of and initially a bit confusing for someone...
  • The Growler Spot in Fulshear Texas welcomes you
    The Growler Spot in Fulshear Texas welcomes you
    Craft beer is a growing business. Anyone with even the slightest familiarity with the beer industry is fully aware of this fact and with so many new breweries opening each year, it makes sense that other, related or supporting businesses would...
  • Crabbie's Original Alcoholic Ginger Beer in Houston
    Crabbie's Beer announces full week of activities in Houston from March 2-8
    Houstonians are getting the opportunity to get a taste of Crabbie's for an entire week filled with food, fun and samplings.From Monday, March 2 through Sunday, May 8, Crabbie’s Alcoholic Ginger Beer will host Crabbie’s Week in...
  • Thirsty patrons line up early on a Saturday to try Pliny the Younger
    Field trip: Tasting Pliny the Younger at the Blue Palms Brewhouse
    The month of February is packed with many things - Valentine's Day, President's Day, Mardi Gras, Groundhog Day, etc. It's a month filled with celebrations, but none greater for beer nerds than the annual distribution and sampling of...
  • In the brewhouse
    Two decades with Carolina Brewery: Owner and Co-Founder Robert Poitras speaks
    We've all done some crazy things in our 20's. Some of those things would raise more eyebrows than others, but one way or another, everyone can relate to the tumultuous 20's. Of the endeavors a man or woman in their 20's can become...
  • Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
    March 2015 happenings at Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
    Sometimes nothing beats a visit to the coast in Half Moon Bay for the fresh air and a leisurely stroll along the shoreline. At least for my family and me. And the first stop after the quicker-than-it-seems hour drive is often at Half Moon Bay...
  • Flying Saucer Draught Emporium
    Flying Saucer Houston celebrates Texas Independence Day 2015
    On March 2, 1836, fifty- nine men signed a document that would forever change the course of history. Men like Thomas Barnett, George Childress, William Motley, Edwin Waller and others signed a declaration of independence; a document binding...
  • Beat Brasserie celebrates annual St. Patrick's Day Thursday, March 12!
    Beat Brasserie presents 'Ireland Forever St. Patrick's Day celebration' March 12
    Get into the St. Patrick’s Day spirit a little a little early in Harvard Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts with ‘Ireland Forever – Second Annual Saint Patrick’s Day Celebration’ a lively night of Irish food, drink, and...
  • Gordon Biersch Rauchbier
    Gordon Biersch brews an award-winning rauchbier
    For a state obsessed with smoking the meat of anything with four legs, Texas is seriously lacking in smoked beers. I have marveled at our seeming lack of interest in these historic German beer styles, even with the strong German brewing heritage...
  • 8th Wonder Anniversary Party
    8th Wonder Brewery 2nd Anniversary Party Celebr8tion set for March 21, 2015
    What does it mean to turn 2 years of age? In human terms, it means nothing more than a continuation of the toddler phase and greater expectations to speak, walk, and think like the bigger kid you have become. But in business terms, it means two...
  • Sacramento Beer Week founder Dan Scott
    Sacramento Beer Week 2015 starts
    Just 11 days after San Francisco Beer Week ends, Sacramento's begins. That means February 26th the beer enthusiasts of the Sacramento area will have events at their local breweries, and taphouses, that go beyond the usual offerings. The...