Stone Brewing Files Lawsuit Against MillerCoors Over Keystone

Greg Koch, the co-founder and executive chairman of independent craft brewery Stone Brewing, announced Monday the brewery has filed suit against MillerCoors in regards to a recent rebrand of the company’s Keystone Light beer. MillerCoors’ new presentation of Keystone Light both in packaging and on social media is at the…

Continue reading

Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. Founder Helps Kick off New College Scholarship Program

Cornerstone_Promo_Beer101_Refresh[1]

It’s no secret the cost of college in the U.S. is steep. But now one northern California school is kicking off a new scholarship program to help absorb some of that cost, and part of the funds are thanks to the founder of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. (LEARN: Beer Schools) Butte…

Continue reading

Goat Masks are Part of Craft Brewer Super Bowl Wager

Cornerstone_Promo_Beer101_Refresh[9]

Employees at two Pennsylvania breweries are probably pulling for their football team even more after agreeing to a wager where an Eagles super bowl loss would result in them wearing goat masks. (Is anyone else eager for GOAT (Greatest Of All Time) Tom Brady to retire just so we can…

Continue reading

Modist Brewing Raffles Super Bowl Tickets from Bud’s “Dilly Dilly” Cease and Desist

Dilly-Dilly-Scroll-Inset

Remember the Minneapolis craft brewery that received a cease and desist notice after naming a new double IPA “Dilly Dilly” after the Bud Light commercials? As part of the good-humored peace offering that went viral in December 2017, Bud offered up Modist Brewing employees two Super Bowl LII tickets, which…

Continue reading

Sideways Farm & Brewery Launches Brick by Brick Fundraiser

Sideways-Brewing-1200

Crowdfunding has become a popular way for aspiring brewers to get money to make their brewing dreams come true. Brewery owners launch campaigns on Kickstarter, Indiegogo or Crowdbrewed.com. And in return for contributions, backers get brewery swag, bar credit or other perks. But for Sideways Farm & Brewery, owners Jon…

Continue reading

New Belgium Brewing’s Kim Jordan Honored Among 2018’s ‘World-Changing Women’

American craft beer pioneer, New Belgium Brewing’s Kim Jordan, has been named one of 2018’s 30 World-Changing Women in Conscious Business — a list compiled by Conscious Company Media. Jordan is New Belgium’s co-founder, former CEO and current Executive Chair of the Board of Directors. The Fort Collins-based brewery, which…

Continue reading

Lake Erie Algae Crisis Inspires Ohio Brewery’s Green Beer

NASA-Earth-Observatory-Algae-Lake-Erie

This green beer isn’t to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. One Ohio brewery made this kiwi-colored double IPA for a much more noble cause. Saturday, August 2, 2014, 500,000 people who get their water from the Toledo, Ohio, city water system woke up to find their water was undrinkable. The culprit: a…

Continue reading

Virginia Brewery Plans ‘Stranger Things’ Party

Grab your bikes, your best friends and all the awkward tweenage angst you can muster — a Virginia brewery is co-hosting a Stranger Things party, and it’s going to be the biggest thing since Eggo’s. O’Connor Brewing Co. in Norfolk is joining with Alchemy Underground for the Hawkins Snow Ball…

Continue reading

WATCH: Take Craft Back Makes ‘Offer’ to Buy Beer Giant Anheuser-Busch InBev

The team at Take Craft Back, the crowdfunding campaign with the (outrageous) “goal” of buying Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev), are putting their money where their mouth is. In a new video released Tuesday, Andy, the campaign’s spokesperson, heads to AB InBev’s U.S. headquarters to make the beer giant an offer.…

Continue reading

‘End of an Era’ for Dogfish Head’s Rehoboth Beach Brewpub

Dogfish-Heading-New-Brewpub

Monday marked “the end of an era” for Dogfish Head Brewing as the company demolished its original Rehoboth Beach brewpub Monday morning. The building holds two decades of memories for Dogfish and its fans. The brewery posted live video of the demo on Facebook. (Grab the Kleenex. You might get…

Continue reading