Bob Barrar of 2SP Brewing Co. Gets Draughted

August 22, 2016
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Lots of beer folk know Bob Barrar makes great beer. His nickname after all is medal man because of all the awards his Russian Imperial Stout earned during his tenure at Iron Hill in Media. But did you know that his favorite Eagle is running back Wilbert Montgomery? Montgomery, the...

Rob Tod of Allagash Brewing Co.

May 12, 2016
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Since the brewery’s first batch of Allagash White, produced in 1995, Tod has gone on to become one of the most recognized and admired brewers in the country.

Tod, an avid traveler, sampled many unique Belgian ales and he made it his life's work to share these flavors with American...

The Arrogant Bastard Hits the Road

February 22, 2016
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American craft brewers are serious about making great beer, but they also know how to have some serious fun with the names and personas they create for their beers. Suspend your disbelief and read on as the Arrogant Bastard explains his separation from Stone Brewing Co.

Stone Brewing Co., the...

Are Lagers the Next Great Craft Beer Trend?

February 21, 2016
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For Matt Brynildson, Firestone Walker’s award-winning Brewmaster, the answer is a resounding yes.

India pale ales (IPAs) and pale ales are the most asked for beers ordered across the bar. That trend shows no sign of slowing down any time soon. But brewers don’t just brew beers that sell well....

Rick Chapman of Coronado Brewing Co. Gets Draughted

January 6, 2016
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In 2014, Coronado received two prestigious and highly coveted industry awards – Champion Mid-size Brewery and Champion Brewmaster at the World Beer Cup in Denver. The brewery beat out thousands of others from around the globe. With all of the kudos bestowed upon Coronado, which will celebrate its 20th anniversary...

Happy 20th Anniversary Sly Fox

December 18, 2015
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The air was perfumed with the aroma of freshly-baked pizza and there wasn’t an empty seat at the bar to be had. Young families with children and grandparents in tow migrated from the front door to the restaurant’s long wooden tables. In other words it was a typical, busy Friday...

How Do Ya Like Them Apples?

November 3, 2015
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Drink all the delicious hard cider you like, but bite into an apple grown specifically to make the beverage, and you are likely to grimace. While wine grapes are sugary sweet, cider apples are anything but. Surprisingly, crushing the fruit brings out a tart, dry sweetness – just what you...

Ain't Nothin' To Funk With

November 2, 2015
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Everyone went crazy for Walker, Dock Street’s beer made with roasted goat brains, released to coincide with the premiere of The Walking Dead. Now, social media is buzzing about their newest project, focused specifically on the fun side of the little microorganisms that produce the alcohol in beer… yeast.

At...

Feel the Oompah! Oktoberfest Beers for Your Consideration

September 25, 2015
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Once again, it’s time for Oktoberfest, when pretzels and uber-sized servings of beer are consumed in the pursuit of camaraderie and pure fun. And we’re all for it.

But once the celebrations begin, you might not be too focused on what is actually in your beer stein. Pre-plan your check...

Brewing Milestones: Four Craft Breweries Celebrate Twenty Years of “Drinking” History

September 25, 2015
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In 1995, eBay went live. That very same year, Buzz Lightyear and Woody came to life in the hit movie Toy Story. With much less fanfare, four craft breweries opened for business. If you can stand another cinematic reference, opening a craft brewery in that era was considered “Risky Business”....

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