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  • Crazy Alcohol laws
    Crazy Alcohol laws
    Everyone has heard of the crazy laws in the state that they live in; however, when it comes to beer and drinking in general the laws seem to get a little more weird then they should. Here are a list of crazy laws that make you wonder why they are...
  • 2014 GABF
    Ohio brewers looking for gold in Denver
    At least 18 Ohio breweries are headed to Denver this week for the 33rd annual Great American Beer Festival. I say at least 18, because 18 is all that are pouring their beers in the festival hall. Usually there are many more that enter their beers...
  • Smart Rescue
    Peace, Love, & Rescue: A fundraising effort for Houston's SMART Rescue
    Each year, thousands of animals in the Houston area are lost or abandoned and end up at animal shelters. Other animals are abused or neglected and some have to be put to sleep, often due to lack of available space and/or difficulty finding them a...
  • Black Abbey celebrates first anniversary in style
    Black Abbey celebrates first anniversary in style
    Black Abbey celebrated their first year anniversary in style.Black Abbey Brewing Company celebrated their one year anniversary with a rocking party in their back parking lot this past Saturday. Approximately 700 people were in attendance and...
  • beer
    Farewell Oktoberfest event at Jake Melnick's Corner Tap
    Oktoberfest season may be wrapping up, butJake Melnick’s Corner Tapwants to send it off with a bang. One of the restaurant's biggest beer events features Oktoberfest food and drink deals.The “Auf Wiedersehen Oktoberfest”...
  • renfest
    BrewFest at the Renaissance Festival
    Homebrewers compete annually at the US Open Homebrew Competition, which is held each year in May at the Olde Mecklenburg Brewery. The competition is organized by the non-profit club Carolina Brewmasters. The US Open lasts over nine hours as...
  • North Texas craft beer events, week of September 29
    North Texas craft beer events, week of September 29
    For those not travelling to theGreat American Beer Festivalin Denver, there should be plenty going on to keep you occupied here at home this week.There will be two events of note at areaWorld of Beers, the first of which is anEpic Beer...
  • The Muddy is here
    Goose Island's The Muddy caps off the brewery's delicious, bold Imperial Series
    As we gradually creep toward the colder months of the year, tastes of beer drinkers also begin to shift toward the darker side of beer. While that may not be the entire reason why Goose Island decided to release a trio of brews for their Imperial...
  • San Diego Beers 1
    The Beer Bloggers Conference and the effect of more brews in New Orleans
    About a month ago, I spent a long weekend in San Diego. It really is a great town to visit... I enjoyed several fish tacos and an abundance of sunshine and good times spent with old friends. If you ever get over there, be sure to spend some time...
  • National Drink Beer Day Deals Across America:  Cheer a great tasting beer
    National Drink Beer Day beer deals across America: Cheer a great tasting beer
    Have you heard the latest “buzz?” One of the best beverage days in the entire year is here and Americans are in the mood to celebrate! Get ready to raise your glass, America. According to a Today report published on Sept. 28, today is...
  • ‘Hoppy’ National Drink Beer Day:  Raise your glass & cheer a great tasting beer
    ‘Hoppy’ National Drink Beer Day: Raise your glass & cheer a great tasting beer
    Have you heard the big “buzz?” One of the very best beverage holidays in the entire year is just a few hours away and Americans are in the mood to celebrate. Get ready to raise your glasses, America. While some folks may celebrate...
  • Inside King Solomon's Reef Lounge
    King Solomon's Reef
    Price Range: $King Solomon's Reef boasts an authentic, unpretentious atmosphere, serves up what is arguably the best comfort food Olympia has to offer, and employs some of the best Olympia natives.The Reef is an Olympia favorite. Located...
  • National Drink Beer Day:  A Beer a Day May Keep the Doctor Away
    National Drink Beer Day: Health benefits of drinking beer
    Have you heard the latest “buzz?” According to a US995 CBS Local report published on Sept. 26 a highly-anticipated beverage holiday is hours away and Americans are in the mood to celebrate. Get ready to raise your glasses, America....
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    10 top tips for serving draught beer
    Whether you have a home tap system, are a bar or restaurant owner, or at the tap serving anywhere, these 10 great tips from the Brewers Association will improve a beer experience for anyone who gets that glass of freshly poured draught beer. Over...
  • Beer for my horses, pretzels for me
    Chicago Craft Beer Weekend, Sept. 26-28, with Goose Island Wrigleyville closing
    As you may have heard, John Hall, founder of the Goose Island beer Company, has announced that he will be closing the Goose Island Wrigleyville brewpub on Sept. 30. A post to the Goose Island Clybourn Facebook page read:After 15 years, Goose...