Beer Festivals

Cans now make up a quarter of all craft beer sold in UK

Gone are the days of stigma around ‘tinnies,’ as a quarter of the UK’s craft beer is now sold in cans, according to new figures.<p>The latest figures …

Craft Brewing

Maryland oyster and beer festival leaves 164 people ill

At least 164 people have reportedly gotten sick after attending an oyster and beer festival in Maryland.<p>Attendees of the Nov. 4 festival at Fager’s Island restaurant in Ocean City experienced symptoms of gastroenteritis, or a stomach flu, the Baltimore Sun reports.<p>The Maryland Department of Health, …

Public Health

Birmingham Winter Beer Festival on tap for 2018 with more than 150 craft brews

The Birmingham Winter Beer Festival is back on tap for its second year at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, Red Mountain Entertainment …

A Renter’s Guide To The Best American Beer Cities

Increasingly real estate sites are tapping into beer as a way to attract visitors. You see, beer nowadays is seen as youthful and trendy… apartment …

Grand Rapids

Icelandic Beer Festival To Be Larger Than Ever

The seventh annual Icelandic Beer Festival will be held in the period of February 22-24th next year, celebrating Beer Day in Iceland.

Best IPAs in America

As the craft beer world has grown to support over 4000 unique breweries around the United States, no style has kept up with India Pale Ale. As of …

Beer

7 Epic Things To Do In Banff This Winter

Do you love mountains? What about insanely beautiful natural scenery? Does feather-light powder snow make your heart skip a beat?<p>If you answered ‘no’ …

North America

How the Lodo Drum Guy is Changing Music Retail in Denver

<b>Cymbals, snare drums, guitars, drum kits, basses, amplifiers — you name it, Lodo Drum Guy has it (or he’ll find it for you).</b> His name is Peter …

Denver

Saint Arnold Bishop’s Barrel No. 19 brings the funk with three Brettaonmyces strains

<i>Three different brettanomyces strains bring depth to the brew</i><p>(Houston, TX) – Saint Arnold Brewing Company’s newest Bishop’s Barrel release is a tart …

Saison wins 2017 Bell’s Homebrew Competition, right to be brewed at brewery

<i>Kalamazoo homebrewer takes first place at 2017 Bell’s Homebrew Competition</i><p>(Comstock, MI) – The winners of Bell’s Brewery 8th Annual Homebrew …

'Brewmaster' Documentary Is a Portrait of Craft Beer Culture [Video]

Take a peek inside the world of craft beer in this forthcoming documentary.<p>Topmost among America’s great loves—which include Beyonce, majestic bald …

Documentaries

Monster Magnet playing shows before Decibel Beer Fest, planning new LP

NJ stoner rock vets <b>Monster Magnet</b> were already announced to play the 2018 Decibel Metal & Beer Festival in Philly, and they added a home state show …

Music

Big Beer Blues – Light Beers Loose Their Luster

It’s tough for aging rock stars to remain vital, to see the arenas they used to sellout, only half full. And the same can be said for once dominant …

Anheuser-Busch InBev

Founders Brewing Co. to Release CBS

(Photo courtesy Founders Brewing Co.)<p>(Press Release)<p><b>GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–</b>Founders announced today that they will release Canadian Breakfast Stout …

Grand Rapids

Frisco's Backcountry Brewery Has Closed, but There's More Beer on the Way

That’s because the owners of Broken Compass Brewing in Breckenridge have taken over the prominent two-story building, which sits at the intersection …

Denver

48 Hours in (and Around) San Diego, California

With nearly 365 days of sunshine and more than 140 brew houses—and even more brewery-owned restaurants and tasting rooms—there is no locale more …

Stone Brewing

Nation's best city for beer drinkers? Take a guess

In a ranking of the country's best cities for beer drinkers, you don't have to look too far to find the winning city. Denver was recently named the …

Best American Lagers

The American craft beer boom has led to some of the best and most diverse brews in history, but most of them reside on one side of beer’s family …

Beer

Like Hazy IPAs? Join Us at Juicy Brews NYC on December 3rd • Hop Culture

The Juicy Brews Beer Fest started with a name.<p>Dave, our Director of Marketing (AKA the Hashtag Guru), has a well-documented love affair with hazy …

The Best Beer Festivals In London In November and December 2017

The beer festival calendar tends to become more sparse as we approach the end of the year, so we’re rounding up London’s best beer drinking …

London

Draft Kings

I fear I’m becoming a bit of a beer snob.<p>Now, I may not be as bad as those wine people who talk about <i>mouthfeel</i> and <i>bouquet</i>, but I sense myself …

Cleveland

12 best beers tasted at 2017 Detroit Fall Beer Festival

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Black Lotus Brewing Co. in Clawson infused its export stout with toffee for 2017 Detroit Fall Beer Festival.<p>From a mind-blowing …

Detroit

This City Is Producing Some of The Best IPA's Right Now

No, not on the West Coast, but nearby.<p>When it comes to the India Pale Ale, there are the people who insist that West Coast is best, those that sneer …

India Pale Ale

The Secret of Hops is Malt

Mark Hastings of Überbrew argues that the selection and combination of hops varieties isn't the end-all, be-all of brewing hoppy styles. The real …

Drinking

Beer Calendar: Chocolate Beers, a Rumpus and New Cerebral Cans

<b>Wednesday, October 25</b><br>Copper Kettle Brewing ends Pumpkin Firkin Month with a heavy hitter: a 12.8 percent ABV, bourbon barrel-aged, oatmeal stout …

Denver

8 reasons Dallasites will begrudgingly cheer for the Houston Astros

First things first. Dallas is better than Houston. Always and forever, no questions asked.<p>But the Astros are in the World Series, and we'd much …

Houston Astros

Oktoberfest returns to Newcastle's Times Square - a stein and schnitzel anyone?

Get ready to don the lederhosen and raise a stein or two as Oktoberfest prepares to bring a little oompah to Newcastle.<p>Times Square is being …

Times Square

5 Standout Beers from the 2017 Great American Beer Festival

First things first: attempting to locate the most interesting beers from a collection of nearly 4,000 that were served during the annual Great …

The Best Beer in Every State

From the red ales of the redwood forests to the IPAs of the New York islands

South Dakota

Mendocino’s Mushroom, Wine and Beer Fest is deliciously on

Mendocino is well known for its spectacular coastline and rolling vineyards. Last week, it was known for wine country wildfires, as well. Some 37,000 …

San Francisco Bay Area