Comrade Brewing Beer Release: May Day Maibock

Monday, May 1 at 3pm Comrade Brewing is tapping their 3rd ever lager. May Day Maibock. Brewed with Pilsner and German Vienna malt. Hopped with Hallertau Blanc. Fermented cold with Bierstadt Lager’s house lager strain for dry finish with a slightly sweet flavor and subtle fruit aroma. A 3+ month lagering…

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Full Sail’s New IPA Pays Homage to the Hop Shooter

Shot through with four kinds of NW hops, Full Sail’s new Hop Shooter IPA is fully loaded with flavor. Grab a fistful of ale!  New to Full Sail’s Brewmaster Reserve line, Hop Shooter IPA was dry hopped with four varieties of Northwest hops. This Chinook-forward IPA was “shot” with more…

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May Beer Festivals and Beer Weeks You Don’t Want to Miss in 2017

Is it just me, or does the month of May get lost planning for June? From Memorial Day plans to the inevitable piles of wedding and graduation party invites that will surely suck up your Saturdays for the foreseeable future, May is gone before you know it. But don’t you…

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New to Craft Beer? These 7 Dark Lagers are Easy on the Palate

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Bitter IPAs and boozy, barrel-aged beers might shock the palate if you’re trying to introduce a curious newcomer to craft beer. Instead, it’s generally better to hand them a beer style that simultaneously feels familiar and also enlightens — dark lagers embody those traits. German-style Schwarzbiers, dunkels, bocks, and American…

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Hoppin’ Frog Extended Barrel-Aged B.O.R.I.S. Release!

Hoppin’ Frog will be releasing their newest beer out of their coveted Barrel-Aging program, Extended Barrel-aged B.O.R.I.S. this Saturday, April 29th at 11:00 a.m. in bottles and draft. Description from the brewery: Super-deep, rich flavors from long aging in select Woodford Reserve® Bourbon barrels beautifully compliment the character of B.O.R.I.S., our…

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Say Hello to “Rye Felicia,” a New IPA from The Unknown Brewery

Charlotte’s The Unknown Brewing Company gives a wink and nod to a 90s movie catchphrase with the release their newest open fermented Brett IPA, Rye Felicia. Inspired by the coined phrase “Bye, Felicia” from the 1995 comedy film “Friday,” Rye Felicia puts a sassy twist on the American India Pale…

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RiverWalk Brewing Co. Expanding Distribution to Southern Massachusetts

Newburyport, MA—RiverWalk Brewing Co. is expanding it’s distribution in Massachusetts to include the South Shore, Cape Cod and the Islands. Starting immediately, the Newburyport brewery is partnering with L. Knife & Son to bring their IPA, Screen Door Summer Ale and Storm Door Porter craft beers to a wider audience.…

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Philipsburg Brewing: Making Local Beer in a Charming Montana Town

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You might think everything’s big in the Big Sky State of Montana, but Montanans like to keep a few secrets, and one of them is that size doesn’t matter. In a state with barely a breath over one million people spread over 147,000 square miles, Montana has nearly 200 towns…

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Ninkasi Brewing Releases Summer IPA Variety Pack

EUGENE, Ore.—Since 2006, Ninkasi Brewing Company, an independent craft brewery based in Eugene, Ore., has built an acclaimed portfolio of well-balanced IPAs, including Total Domination IPA—the top-selling IPA in Oregon. Available May through September, the brewery serves up the best of its IPAs in a Summer IPA Variety Pack. Offering…

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5 Green Brewing Initiatives You’ll Love

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Small and independent brewers are always in pursuit of green brewing initiatives, pushing themselves to change workflows to be better stewards of natural resources. Environmentally-focused beer drinkers were ecstatic to raise a glass to the news of SaltWater Brewery’s edible six-pack beer rings in 2016. Made of barley and wheat ribbons…

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