Fun Facts: Bell’s Brewery once a very small brewery that has now blown up to epic proportions and is now a world class craft brewery. Their current seasonal for summer although available year round in most states is Bell’s Oberon, which is a tangerine wheat beer. Folks in Michigan only get this beer in summer while the rest of us in warmer states are graced with its presence year round! (more…)
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Sierra Nevada Beer Camp series will have an exclusive tap takeover event at Kickbacks Gastropub in Jacksonville , Florida. All 12 of the Sierra Nevada Collaborations will be on tap July 28th starting at 7PM. Please show your support to one of the best places to dine and drink at in Jacksonville at Kickbacks. Kickbacks recently opened the outside patio of their new addition next door named Goozlepipe and Guttyworks which will ensure there will be plenty of room and phenomenal beer to go around!
The List includes the Who’s Who of Craft Beer and is as follows: (more…)
While the closing of Mile Marker Brewing in St Augustine, Florida made no one happy, there is good news on the horizon for the Jacksonville craft beer scene. Four new breweries are about to be fully operational and are going to be opening their doors soon! (more…)
History: Bold City Brewery is a great brewery that has made big strides in the Jacksonville market and Florida. First and Foremost Duke’s Cold Nose Brown Ale pays homage to the owner of Bold City’s late, beloved boxer. (more…)
BrewDog Dogma Herbed/Spiced Beer
BrewDog describes this beer as “innovative, enigmatic ale brewed with guarana, poppy seeds and kola nut all blended together with Scottish Heather Honey.” (more…)
Terrapin Wake N Bake Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout 2013
History & Fun Facts: Founded in 2002 by John Cochran and Brian “Spike” Buckowski. (more…)
Every winter the Isthmus hosts what is becoming one of my absolute favorite events: the Beer and Cheese Fest! This event, held in Madison Wisconsin, continues to draw larger and larger crowds as well as an increasing number of artisan cheese makers and fantastic breweries!
At this point we are all well aware of the crazy growth of the craft beer industry. There are currently over 2,700 craft breweries in existence and brewing beer today. Amazing right? Unfortunately, a portion of those breweries may not last the long haul due to any number of reasons and skepticism is beginning to creep in when it comes to trying beer from a new brewery, especially anything that requires the brewers skill to be higher on the scale such as sours, barrel aging, Pilsners, or higher ABV style brews. Up until a few months ago, I was unfamiliar with Elevation Beer Company. During my opening of the World of Beer in Belmar, CO, I got my hands on a beautiful Berlinner Weisse made from the small brewery located in Poncha Springs, CO and I was extremely impressed.