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Ordering smart regulation for craft beer industry

Craft breweries are multiplying so quickly in San Diego and elsewhere that any study of their economic impact may be dated by the time it’s printed, …

​Russia​'s​ craft beer revolution​: 'The last time ​people stood in line for beer was​ ​in the Soviet Union​'​

It is a drizzly Monday night, but Craft rePUBlic is boisterous with the chatter of brewers and beer aficionados. Those just walking in are greeted with a half pint of Red Nelson, a saison beer made with hibiscus tea and orange peel by local brewer Alexei Sazonov, who is celebrating his birthday at …

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Craft beer pioneer feels the corporate squeeze

<i>L</i>ast year, San Diego’s Saint Archer sold about 18,000 barrels of beer. Boston Beer Co., owner of the Samuel Adams line, sold 4 million barrels. …

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Craft Beer Trends to Look Out For in 2016

One of the most exciting things about the craft beer world is its constant evolution. While there are certain flagships most breweries offer – like …

Jancis Robinson, World's Coolest Wine Critic, on the Wonders of Boxed Wine

Before wine-tracking apps such as Vivino and Delectable, there was the legendary Oxford Companion to Wine edited by none other than Jancis Robinson, world's coolest wine critic. Today, Robinson joins our resident wine geeks, deputy editor Andrew Knowlton and assistant editor Belle Cushing, in the …

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Craft brews hit the friendly skies

Beer lovers rejoice!<p>After years of less than stellar offerings (no offense Budweiser) airlines are riding the craft brew wave. According to Travel Pulse’s Paul Thompson, more and more are offering the kind of specialized brews that passengers have come to expect when they’re on the ground. Back in …

Craft beer is a bright spot for the US economy

Here's my answer for Curious Cat: There is "one positive thing" in this economy - more than one, actually, but one sticks out. It's a huge boom with a delicious product.<p>It's a true American success story, pushed forward not by central banks, governments, or misbegotten stimulus programs, but by …

United Airlines' new craft beers paying off in onboard beer battle

Chicago-based United Airlines has one of the highest-ranked in-flight beer selections because of the growing selection of craft brews, a recent study found.<p>The study, by Travelpulse.com and beer-rating site Beer Advocate, found United had the third-highest average beer ranking among the nation's …

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7 Craft Beer Trends to Watch For in 2016

<b>“Easy” sours will become more popular among craft brewers.</b> While not as impressive as that of IPA, sour beer styles experienced tremendous growth in …

Pico is an idiot proof Wi-Fi connected craft brewing kit

A home brewing kit that takes a cue from pod coffee machines is hoping to encourage more people to brew their favourite craft beers at home.<p>Pico, the …

Has Camden Town Brewery ruined craft beer for everyone?

Assuming that the deal completes as expected, today is the day that, for some people, a little bit of the craft-beer dream will die. In a reported £85m deal, AB InBev will take over Camden Town Brewery (CTB), and one of the UK’s leading craft breweries will henceforth be run by the global giant …

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Century-Old Beer Tastes Like Rotten Eggs, Among Other Things

Remember that ancient Alexander Keith's beer found at sea off the coast of Nova Scotia? Turns out, it was roughly 120 years old, and it actually held up pretty well over the decades. That's what a nearby bar owner told CBC News, claiming it tasted of tree fruit, cherry, and rotten eggs.<p>"It tasted, …

25 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track in 2016

Preparing meals just for yourself can seem like a ton of work, but there’s always one kitchen gadget you can lean on when you want your meal to be as easy as ordering takeout or hitting up the nearest drive-thru, but <i>way</i> healthier: the slow cooker. When you’re looking for a fuss-free way to stick to …

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8 Craft Beers That Won't Be Craft In 2016

<i>Correction: Updated 1/7 to indicate that Anheuser-Busch InBev did not buy out other holdings in its purchase of Breckenridge Brewery.</i><p>There are more …