Category Archives: Beer

2018 beer festival

Taste the State’s Best Craft Beers at the 2018 Virginia Craft Brewers Fest

The Virginia Craft Brewers Fest will be hosted this year by Three Notch’d Brewing Company’s at their new location in beautiful downtown Charlottesville. Thousands of craft beer lovers from Virginia and beyond will get a unique beer festival experience and opportunities to chat with the brewers responsible for the tasty brews.

2018 east austin brewery guide

The Complete East Austin Brewery Guide

I feel lucky to have seen East Austin grown and flourish how it has in just a few years. During one of my first visits to the area a few years ago, there was just Hops & Grain! Now, there are 11 breweries in East Austin. Each one doing their own thing, and kicking ass at it. Here’s your guide to navigate them all.

beer writers

5 Reasons Why I’m Pumped for This Year’s Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference

This year’s Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference is taking place in Loudoun County, Virginia with approximately 150 beer writers and bloggers in attendance. It’s a small crew, but that number has been growing every year since the conference’s founding in 2010. Here’s a few reasons why I’m pumped for this year’s conference!

opa brewery architecture

Meet the Brewery Architects Designing the Next Generation of Taprooms

What makes OPA Design Studio unique is their eye for creating taprooms that are as beautiful as they are functional. They’ve designed some of the most innovative and mesmerizing taprooms in Austin, Texas. From Friends & Allies to Live Oak Brewing, there’s a good chance you’ve enjoyed a craft beer in one of their buildings.

circle brewing

7 Things You Should Know About Austin’s Circle Brewing

Circle Brewing strives to create better beer using water, malt, hops, yeast, and absolutely nothing else. Since 2010, Circle Brewing in Austin, Texas has been brewing beer that combines the principles of the German Purity Law with a little creativity & Texas spirit. Here’s 7 things everyone should know about this classic Austin brewery.

the austin collie

Barks for Beers: Dogs, Craft Beer, and a Good Cause

Ever notice the overlap of craft beer and dog lovers? Well so did Divine Canines. This year their fundraising event, Barks for Beers, is partnering with 20 of Austin’s finest craft breweries for a fun, month-long, community event for you and your pup!

real ale brewing

7 Things Everyone Should Know About Real Ale Brewing Company

With 22 years in the bag, there’s plenty of Real Ale Brewing Company history, interesting tidbits, and random trivia behind the brewery and its beers. Which is exactly why I wanted to share some of that with not only beer drinkers everywhere, but especially new craft beer drinkers in Hill Country.

Big Texas Beer Fest

Big Texas Beer Fest 2018 Recap

Big Texas Beer Fest is Dallas, Texas’s original beer festival. Spanning two sessions, 100+ breweries, and 500+ beers, this festival was started several years ago by a husband and wife team passionate about great beer, local businesses, and giving back to their community.

belgian beer bar

Discovering Belgian Beer Through a Pub in Downtown Austin

Inspired by some of Belgium’s most popular pubs, Mort Subite gives visitors a Belgian experience and the most diverse assortment of Belgian beers right in the heart of downtown Austin. There’s 24 taps (pouring both Belgian and local craft beers), plus a cellar stocked with a long, long list of unique and rare bottles.

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