Tracking Brewery Purchases, Crafty Beer, and Craft Conglomerates

In July 2018 I made a poster illustrating the connections between breweries. I’ve expanded and updated it a few times since then, both thanks to people who have commented with suggestions and because big breweries haven’t stopped buying smaller breweries. Below is the most recent update. As always let me know if you see anything incorrect, but please include a ...

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Around Ohio in 18 Beers

If you’re visiting the Buckeye state, beer journalist and Ohioan David Nilsen says these are a few of the Ohio beers you should try. (CraftBeer.com) November 27, 2019 Ohio loves beer, and beer loves Ohio. The country’s seventh most populous state was fourth in craft beer production in 2018 according to the Brewers Association. There are now over 300 independent ...

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2020 SAVOR Date and Location Announced

The BA announces the dates and a venue change for SAVOR 2020, held in Washington, D.C. November 27, 2019 SAVOR™: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience returns to Washington D.C. May 15 for its 13th year. Presented by the Brewers Association (BA), SAVOR marries flavor-forward, independent craft beer with sublime small bites to create an unforgettable culinary experience for ...

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Spokane’s No-Li Brewhouse Releases Hopped Up Golden Ale with Hooptown USA

No-Li and Hooptown USA created a very limited release of Hopped Up Golden Ale. (No-Li Brewhouse) November 27, 2019 No-Li Brewhouse in Spokane, Washington, is proud to announce a community partnership with local non-profit Hooptown USA to celebrate the biggest hometown basketball game in the history of Spokane hoops. Wednesday, December 18, Gonzaga University Men’s Basketball goes head to head ...

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Podcast EP 161 – Ryan (Barely) Claps Back – Ryan Sandlin

This week, we are joined by Co-Owner and Brewer at Dark Sky Brewing out of Flagstaff, AZ. We discuss Ryan’s new-ish brewery as well as many other fun topics such as: – We give Ryan the floor to respond to John Rowley’s roast from episode 159. – We learn about Ryan’s quick move into craft beer. – Introduction to Dark ...

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Oregon Beer Pros to Launch Meanwhile Brewing in SE Austin

November 26, 2019 Austin, TX — Meanwhile Brewing announced today that it will be opening a brewery in Austin in April 2020.  Located in SE Austin at 3901 Promontory Point Drive, Meanwhile Brewing Company will be a small 15 BBL brewery and taproom, dedicated to the production of world class beer and their 3.7 acres grounds will be a hub for gathering, playing and ...

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Big Boss Brewing to Release “The Wolf” Oak Aged Barleywine on Black Friday

(Raleigh, NC) – Big Boss Brewing Company of Raleigh to Release 13.75 Oak aged Barleywine called “The Wolf” on Friday, Nov 29th. The Wolf is a Barrel Aged American Barleywine featuring a blend of British and Caramel malts creating a rich toffee flavor with a warming ethanol note. Aggressively hopped with Cascade and Simcoe hops to balance the sweet caramel ...

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Splurge-worthy Extraordinary Beer Gifts

If you’re looking to splurge on a beer lover this holiday season, CraftBeer.com’s Andy Sparhawk has dug up some extraordinary beer gifts in this guide. (CraftBeer.com) November 26, 2019 If you’re shopping for a gift for the beer geek in your life, the most simple gift you can buy them is craft beer. But if you’re one of those Leslie ...

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Pelican Brewing Company Releases Dark’N Stormy Cocktail-inspired Amber Ale

November 26, 2019 Pelican Brewing Company announces the final brew in the Lone Pelican cocktail collection of beers with the release of Short Days Long Nights, an amber ale with ginger and lime. The artful new brew balances rich, sweet flavors with a spicy, tart finish reminiscent of a tropical Dark’N Stormy, a cocktail that combines the flavors of dark ...

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Cleveland Winter Beerfest Returns to the Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland January 24 – 25, 2020!

November 25, 2019 Cleveland, OH – Cleveland Winter Beerfest, the celebration of all things craft beer, returns to downtown Cleveland, January 24-25, 2020. The two-night celebration of craft beer features more than 350 local, regional and hard-to-find craft beers from more than 130 breweries including Great Lakes Brewing Company, Fat Head’s Brewery and many more. The festival offers concessions from ...

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