This week’s installment of our Beer Politics National Roundup looks at the liquor license migration into Ann Arbor, Michigan and provides an update on the Small BREW Act.
Makers: A Q&A With Ale Syndicate’s Jesse EvansView Post
Brewpub Rule Off the ILCC Docket (Again) This WeekView Post
Metro’s Krankshaft Kolsch, Craft Beer as a Whole, a Hit at the Illinois State FairView Post
Shelton Brothers has penciled Chicago in for their annual Zwanze Day celebration. Does that mean they’ll return to the market soon?
This installment of our Beer Politics National Roundup highlights Utah’s “Mr Liquor” and the incentives Richmond, Virginia is cobbling together to land a second brewery from Stone.
Illinois wine is making Illinois craft beer more accessible at this year’s State Fair. Wait, what?
Why Does Craft Beer Suddenly Seem to Have a Problem With Women, And Other Thoughts About an Awful LabelView Post
Beer Politics National Roundup; July 28-Aug 3View Post
Beer store shelves have been devoid of Shelton Brothers beers for months. And no one really knows why.
In our monthly, running feature, we post newly approved beer labels from Illinois brewers. To date we have new labels from Argus, Church Street, Finch’s, Firestone Walker, Flossmoor Station, Goose Island, JT Walkers, Lake Effect and Revolution.
Beer labels, this month, from 5 Rabbit, Argus, Atlas Brewing, Big Muddy, Big Shoulders, Church Street, Haymarket, Excel, Lake Effect, Metropolitan, Nomad Brewery, Revolution, Ridgebrook Brewery and Ten Ninety.
Beer labels, this month, from 4 Paws, Ale Syndicate, Atlas, Begyle, Church Street, Flesk Brewing, Flossmoor Station, Goose Island, Half Acre, Lake Effect/DryHop Brewers and Two Brothers.
Beer labels, to date, from 4 Paws, 5 Rabbit, Bent River, Big Muddy, Big Shoulders, Goose Island, Half Acre, Lake Effect, Revolution and Spiteful.
New labels, to date, from Begyle, Church Street, Destihl, ISOB, Revolution and Triptych.
New labels, to date, from Begyle, Big Muddy, Finch’s, Goose Island, Lake Effect, Pipeworks, Revolution and Spiteful.
It’s like candid camera but with really good beer. We crack open a case worth of Stone beers from varying years for a pop-up vertical tasting.
Review: Short’s CinnabillyView Post
Amstel Radler reviewed, along with some Dutch that we don’t understand.
Berghoff has stepped out of its perceived comfort zone to brew a Oak-Aged Stock Ale; a high gravity ale, fermented with toasted oak.
Running the Gamut With Perennial Artisan AlesView Post
It is rare you find a beer that promises marshmallow flavors and delivers on them. But Kuhnhenn Fourth Dementia does just that. And more.
Another vertical a half-decade in the making. We took a Bell’s Expedition Stout 5-year vertical out of the fridge, where we found a rollercoaster of flavor.
What does one do with the obscenely boozy New Glarus Unplugged Iced Barleywine? Cellar it, of course.
Whether by foresight or fear, we cellared Dark Horse’s monstrous barleywine, 3 Guy Off The Scale, for five years. It turned out to be a fun experiment.
It’s not like the internet needs another glowing review of Heady Topper, but we wrote one anyways.