Scott Thiemann

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7 of the biggest myths about beer debunked

It's been around for thousands of years, and some argue that it sparked the domestication of grain that was essential for our transition from hunting …

Short's voted Michigan's best brewer

Joe Short was working as a restaurant bus boy, washing glasses behind the bar and listening to two older fellows arguing.<p>For some reason, the …

Beer

Why Lager Is the Next Big Thing

In its nascent state, every beer reaches a crossroads: ale or lager. Technically it’s the brewer who makes that call, adding either ale yeast or …

Bell's Pumpkin Peach Ale a '(screw) you' to Anheuser-Busch ad

Bell's Brewery only made 48 bottles of its newest beer, but that's because it is about a message as much as what's inside the bottle.<p>"It's a (screw) you to Anheuser-Busch," Bell's founder Larry Bell said. "Because they sent us a (screw) you."<p>Bell's (screw) you, which will be released in the coming …

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Craft Beer Line-Ups at All 30 MLB Stadiums

Nothing pairs better with crazy, over-the-top stadium snacks than an ice-cold beer while watching baseball on a hot summer day. Luckily, fans are no longer stuck forking over an arm and a leg for awful, run-of-the-mill beers. Instead, many stadiums have stepped up their craft beer line-ups, and are …

Beer

Here's Everything You Need to Know About New Belgium's Ben & Jerry's Beer

Ben & Jerry's is currently firing on all cylinders. Next Monday, they're introducing BRRR-itos to a crowd of grateful potheads and this fall, they'll …

To Sip or to Cellar? What to Do When Your Beer Is Worth Aging

So how do you decide which beers are worth cellaring and which ones should be drunk now?<p>"You want to look for beers that are 8 percent ABV or …

29 Breweries In The U.S. You Must Visit Before You Die

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Survival By Beer: How To Brew For Food, Medicine and Fun

Liquid bread. That’s what some have called beer. It’s a drink with life sustaining calories. Just ask Clifton Vial, who survived -17 degree …

Stay Calm & Float On: Sediment In Craft Beer

About once a week, we speak with a beer fan who is concerned about the "floaties," flakes, or sediment they've found in their craft beer. "Is it …

Craft Beer

Tapped In: A visit with the craft beer kings of San Francisco

The Anchor Brewing Company, opened in 1896, had fallen on hard times when it was bought in 1965 by Frederick Louis “Fritz” Maytag III. Rather than …

San Francisco

Craft beer booms leads to hops farm growth in MI

Tom Hillen - GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) -- The craft beer boom continues here in Beer City, USA but that is now leading to a boom in growing and …

Grand Rapids

Saison Season is Open

We’re going to spend the next few weeks tasting saisons.<p>Last autumn, we played a bunch of porters off against one other and learned a lot in the …

Gert Town gas station employee strikes armed robber with beer bottle | NOLA.com

A 60-year-old gas station employee in Gert Town struck an armed robber in the head with a beer bottle during one of three separate armed robberies …

Never drink a boring beer again, thanks to these beer tea bags

It’s more than just a tea bag, it’s a specially crafted infusing sachet filled with magical beer-bettering goodness, and it’ll make sure that you …

Harry Potter

Game of Thrones' new season means new games, armor, beer

HBO today held a little event at their New York offices to show off this season's slate of <i>Game of Thrones</i> merchandise. Among the products on display were the upcoming <i>Game of Thrones</i> <i>Monopoly</i>, a new beer, and bits of arms and armor.<p>More than 80 licensees are currently creating official merchandise …

TV Series

A bottle from Jolly Pumpkin Brewery is one way to cure a case of the Mondays!