The Broken Odometer: “Pinch Me I’m Irish”

 Crossing the Bridge to America (sounds like a song) requires use of a tow truck for old Olive Oyl these days. At 89, she’s not as spry as she once was. Regardless, at starting time, CBC was well-represented and well-primed for the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Balboa Park. Unlike…

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Founders Releasing All Day IPA in Cans

Starting this summer, Founders Brewing Co. will package its All Day IPA in cans. GRAND RAPIDS, MI—Founders Brewing Co. announced today that its plans to release its beer in cans for the first time in the company’s 15-year history. The brewery will put its warm-weather seasonal, All Day IPA, in…

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Weekend Beer Festival Forecast for March 28 to 31, 2013

We’re hoping the nation finally escapes from its deep freeze by this weekend; forecasters say it will, but they’ve been wrong once or twice. The calendar is  a bit light this weekend, likely because so many brewery folks are at the Craft Brewers Conference in Washington D.C., which wraps up…

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