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A Stout Reminiscence

As I was driving in to work yesterday, I was listening to podcasts with Jeff Stuffings of Jester King and Phil Markowski of Two Roads. Both touched on the current vogue of “sour” beers among craft consumers and it made me think back to a time before the IPA boom when stouts seemed to enjoy a particular cache among producers and consumers. 149 more words

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Cartoons and Beer: 77 Beer Girl Opens Near Lama Temple and 77 Theater

Dongcheng has been gifted with two new beer bars almost simultaneously courtesy of 77 Beer Girl opening a bar at the C&C Park (77文创园) on Guozijian and another at the 77 Theater near the National Art Museum of China on Meishuguan Houjie. 363 more words

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Alberta files notice of appeal after June ruling found it discriminated against out-of-province beer

The Alberta government is not giving up on its two-year-old strategy for helping out local craft brewers, even though a Court of Queen’s Bench judge ruled its markups and rebate policy was unconstitutional. 317 more words

Politics

Brewery Ommegang Adds Mother of Dragons to Game of Thrones Royal Reserve Collection

Brewery Ommegang (Cooperstown, New York) and HBO Licensing & Retail have officially announced plans to unleash Mother of Dragons, a blend of Smoked Porter and Belgian Kriek, on September 28 as the third offering in their collaborative Royal Reserve Collection inspired by the award-winning drama… 357 more words

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What is a New England IPA?

New England IPA is a fairly new style that is gaining popularity across the globe despite resistance to it from the traditionalist beer drinkers. But what is it? 424 more words

Food

Transforming a dream into a craft beer empire

Sometimes life requires you to stumble around before finding your stride. That is definitely true about making quality, enjoyable beer. No one exemplifies that more than Jim Koch, founder and brewer of Samuel Adams. 304 more words

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Allagash Brewing Sends Two Lights Out to Shine for the Summer

Allagash Brewing Company (Portland, Maine) has officially released Two Lights, “a beer that’s part lager, part bubbly champagne”, as its latest summer-themed Limited Release offering. 367 more words

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