Podcast EP 158 – What’s Going on in Portland? – Jeff Alworth

We are joined by author and award winning beer writer out of Portland, OR, Jeff Alworth. We discuss the recent closures of staple breweries in Portland and a bit of back history including: – Dan’s admiration for Jeff’s work. – How Jeff got into beer writing. – Dan’s unfair assessment of the Portland flavor profile. – Oregon being the most ...

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Bill Blakeslee Wins Bell’s 10th Annual Homebrew Competition with Imperial Coffee Blonde Ale

(COMSTOCK, MI) – The winners of Bell’s 10th Annual Homebrew Competition were announced during the 11th Annual All Stouts Day at the Eccentric Café this past Sunday, Nov. 3. Three homebrewers placed out of the 122 entries submitted this year. First place went to Bill Blakeslee for his Imperial Coffee Blonde Ale. He will brew his recipe at Bell’s original brewery ...

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Bronx Brewery to Celebrate New ‘Bronx Burger’ Opening in Sweden

November 4, 2019 BRONX, N.Y. – The Bronx Brewery today announced an upcoming trip to Malmö, Sweden to celebrate the opening of a new ‘Bronx Burgers’ location, where it will bring some of the Best of the Bronx to the country that gave the borough its name. The trip marks a step forward in the partnership between the Bronx Brewery ...

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Heroes of the Brewhouse: Here’s What Brewery Workers Actually Do

CraftBeer.com November 4, 2019 For many beer lovers, sitting in the taproom of their favorite brewery also allows a window to the brewhouse. Like ants going about their routine, brewery workers scamper about, filling tanks, moving beer, operating equipment and transmuting raw ingredients into liquid gold. As everyone in the brewery laughs and jokes and goes about their work, the ...

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Reviewed: Sierra Nevada Celebration Fresh Hop IPA

Official description: The start of Celebration season is a festive event. Once the first fresh hops arrive from harvest, the party begins! We first brewed Celebration in 1981, blazing the path for American-style IPAs and offering a new take on holiday beers, which are often spiced and sweet. Famous for its citrus and pine aromas, Celebration is bold and intense, ...

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Coronado Brewing Debuts Final Beer in 2019 Art Series: Mango Sprinkles Hazy IPA

November 1, 2019 SAN DIEGO – – Coronado Brewing Company is releasing Mango Sprinkles Hazy IPA, the fourth and final installment of its 2019 Art Series. Coronado is proud to support emerging artists by featuring a fan-submitted Instagram photo on each of its quarterly releases. The fourth winner of the 2019 contest is Wyland Szabo, an Oceanside-based aerial photographer. Szabo’s ...

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First Sip Brew Box Facilitates Pittsburgh’s Veteran Day Brewery Collaboration with Burgh’ers Brewing, Couch Brewery and Veteran Leadership Program

November 1, 2019 PITTSBURGH — First Sip Brew Box today announced the collaboration they are facilitating with Burgh’ers Brewing and Couch Brewery all veteran owned and local to Pittsburgh. This beer collaboration is the first of its kind connecting veteran owned breweries with the intention of getting the beer on tap at local VFW’s and American Legions in celebration of ...

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Ska Brewing Awarded Bronze, Silver, and Gold at 2019 Stockholm Beer & Whiskey Festival

November 1, 2019 DURANGO, CO— Earlier this month, Ska Brewing brought three medals home from the 28th annual Stockholm Beer & Whiskey Festival (SBWF)— bronze for Modus Hoperandi IPA, silver for Oktoberfest, and gold for Steel Toe Stout.  Modus Hoperandi IPA received a bronze award in the Everyday Ale Modern Style IPA category. This year Ska celebrated the 10th anniversary ...

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Details on 5th Annual WakeFest Invitational – February 15, 2020

(Miami, FL) — The fifth-annual WakeFest Invitational & Anniversary Celebration will take place at Mana Wynwood on Saturday, February 15, 2020, from noon to 5:00 p.m. Over 120 independently-owned craft breweries from across the country and around the world, are expected to pour, including roughy one-third of the top 100 craft brewers in the world from RateBeer’s annual list. Almost ...

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Pelican Brewing braces for the next Mother of All Storms

(Pacific City, OR) – Another Mother of All Storms is predicted at the Oregon Coast next month as Pelican Brewing Company creates the newest batch of its award-winning English-style bourbon barrel-aged barleywine. The 12-time medalist—and anchor of Pelican’s barrel-aged collection—has been honored with five Gold medals over its life-span and is one of Pelican’s most highly-anticipated brews. There are many ...

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