Mendel’s Monster Double IPA | Beer Recipe

Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association March 1, 2018 In case you haven’t been paying attention, lager is back. Homebrewers and commercial craft brewers …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association June 15, 2014 This might surprise you, but the monks who toil away making your favorite Belgian dark …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association August 21, 2018 It was that extraordinarily exciting time of year again. Average high and low temperatures were …MoreSource link.

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BA releases 2018 Year in Beer Report

The not-for-profit trade group that represents small, independent craft brewers the BA, has released their 2018 year in beer report that highlights some of the defining beer moments of the past year. According to the typically rosy picture the BA reports, the 2018 year in craft beer was highlighted by milestone brewery numbers and economic impact.“The brewing landscape is shifting, yet small and independent breweries continue to find market success,” said Julia Herz, craft beer program director, BA. “Brewers are finding ways to differentiate themselves in a competitive market, become pillars of communities, and embrace new experiences and occasions to connect...

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Star Maker Imperial Stout | Beer Recipe

Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association August 21, 2018 It was that extraordinarily exciting time of year again. Average high and low temperatures were …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association May 3, 2018 By Mark Pasquinelli “Do you want to make a really good stout?” she asked. The answer seemed …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association May 1, 2013 Originally published in the May/June 2013 issue of Zymurgy magazine. Although beer soap is nothing new, …MoreSource link.

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North Coast Brewing releases Barrel-Aged Old Rasputin XXI and Old Stock Ale Cellar Reserve

North Coast Brewing Company has announced the release of Barrel-Aged Old Rasputin XXI and Old Stock Ale Cellar Reserve in bottles just in time for the holidays. Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout is a category defining beer, perhaps the premiere and most widely accessible Imperial Stout on the market while Old Stock remains a classic example of English-style Barleywine, the extremely limited barrel-aged versions are real treats and make great additions to the beer cellar. More from a press release:Rooted in history, Barrel-Aged Old Rasputin XXI is a take on the classic North Coast Brewing beer, Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout....

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“Cat Scratch Cali” Tropical Stout | Beer Recipe

Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association February 6, 2013 Avid homebrewer Paul Blatz was looking to pimp his system when he came across ideas …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association June 24, 2014 Plastic carboys are great. They are lightweight, virtually unbreakable and clear so you can watch …More Homebrewers AssociationHomebrewers Association May 1, 2013 Originally published in the May/June 2013 issue of Zymurgy magazine. Although beer soap is nothing new, …MoreSource link.

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TABC Label and Brewery Approvals Dec 10 2018

It has been too long since I have posted the TABC label and brewery approvals. In fact, too long that the backlog is way too many to even include in one post. Everything on here is from over the last month. From there, I have been slowly putting them together from the August to November time frame that I will just put out in some later article.This week’s TABC Label Approvals:K = KegB = Large format bottlebb = 16oz format bottleb = Small format bottlec = Small format (12oz) cancc = 16oz format canC = Larger format can3 Nations...

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Great Notion Brewing drops Bourbon Barrel Double Stack in Bottles

The baker/brewers at Great Notion Brewing & Barrel House (GNB) are dropping bottles and gift packs of Bourbon Barrel Double Stack Imperial Stout this coming Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at their NW Production Brewery. Oregon’s chief makers of juicy and milkshake IPA’s is also known for liquid pastry beers, a growing category. Double Stack is an Imperial Stout fermented with substantial amounts of maple syrup and aged on whole bean Sumatra from local Portland roastery, Clutch Coffee. This decadent stout recently won a Gold Medal at the World Beer Cup 2018 Awards and a Silver Medal at the 2018 Great...

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Uncle Billy’s Brewery Introduces Barrel-Aged Beers

UNCLE BILLY’S BREWERY INTRODUCES BARREL-AGED BEERSProgram Kicks Off with Flights and Bites WeekAUSTIN, Texas (December 10, 2018) — For the first time in its twelve years of brewing, Uncle Billy’s Brewery & Smokehouse, is releasing barrel-aged beers. The brewery is simultaneously introducing four fall and winter seasonal beers barrel-aged in whiskey and tequila barrels. The new brews are available individually by the glass, as flights, or served as “Flights & Bites” paired with tapas-style dishes.“When we expanded our operations to be Austin’s first ‘Brewstillery’ earlier this year with the introduction of Uncle Billy’s Spirits, I knew we had a...

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Tickets On Sale for Victoria Beer Week

Just a short trip up to our northern neighbors, British Columbia’s Victoria Beer Week has announced another outstanding schedule for their 2019 event. Tickets will go on sale this Tuesday, December 11th for beer week events that take place March 1-9th, 2019. If you are looking for a quick, short and inexpensive beercation, this may be it.The festival celebrating Victoria’s craft beer culture includes a mix of 12 events over 9 days, including some favourites from past years along with some bold new twists. The week opens with Lift Off! on March 1 and closes with Saturday Night Casks...

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2018 Beer Geek Holiday Gift Guide

There are only a few weeks left until Christmas, but it’s not too late to order your friends and family the perfect beer geek gifts. If you were struggling to figure out what rare beer or accessory that special someone didnt already own or needs, then our 2018 Beer Geek Holiday Gift Guide may provide the answers you are looking for. The New School works all year to compile this list of the best beer merch, gadgets, tools and tech for the beer geek or just beer curious.  Nitro Citra-Hopped Cold Brew Everyone’s favorite kind of non-alcoholic “brew” is coffee and...

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Hi-Wire Brewing Announces Rotating Gose Series and December Beer Releases

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Hi-Wire Brewing is adding a new twist to their popular Hi-Wire Gose year-round offering by moving the brand into a rotating year-round Gose Series. The new format will allow the Asheville, NC brewery to experiment with different flavor combinations to better reflect each season of this typically ‘summery’ style. The announcement wraps up what has been a huge year for Hi-Wire with no signs of slowing down heading into 2019. Check out the wide-variety of beers Hi-Wire Brewing will be releasing in December to round out 2018. Rotating Year-Round Gose Series | Citra Gose (4.2% ABV) This release...

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Schlafly’s Parent Company Apologizes After Executive Attempts to Sabotage 4 Hands — GBH

In a column that has been identified by media outlets as specifically meant to call out 4 Hands, an anonymous Brew IQ writer tries to connect the brewery to the Me Too movement in a derogatory way, claiming with no evidence that “a certain large brewery’s dilemma of how to reposition itself continues to grow” because “aming your brewery after a sex act provided at a massage parlor no longer feels as good.” It also claims that a beer made by the then-mystery company, now recognized as 4 Hands, was named “after the lube needed for such a service.”“Leave...

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