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[Beer News] Beachwood BBQ & Brewing is Bottling!

Beer lovers rejoice! Beachwood BBQ & Brewing has announced that it will (finally!) start bottling its amazing craft beer. Barely two years old and brewing on a mere 10 bbl system, Beachwood BBQ has already won several awards — including gold and bronze at the 2012 Great American Beer Festival. First bottled brew will be […]



Beer News: California Governor Signs Bill to Protect Barrel-aged Beer 3

As you can imagine, alcohol laws in the United States are very strict, highly controversial and extremely wonky. Sadly, a significant amount of today’s alcohol legislation has deep roots to the post-Prohibition Era, making many alcohol laws irrelevant and simply stupid. But, as with many idiosyncrasies in our government, some of these stupid laws are […]

Introducing Independence Brewing Company: Bringing Craft Beer to India 5

Big news in the beer industry just hit the stands today: Independence Brewing Company, the only craft brewery in India owned and operated by a craft brewer, has partnered with Stone Brewing Co.’s CEO and Cofounder, Greg Koch, to bring independence from boring, yellow fizzy beers to the emerging beer connoisseurs in India. This is […]



My First Born Child: What Would You Do or Trade for a Years Supply of Black Star Beer? 5

It’s not every day that a craft brewery challenges you to answer the question: “what would you trade or do for a year supply of beer?” — and is actually willing to deliver such a reward to the best answer. However, the brilliant marketing minds behind Black Star beer are doing just that. This morning, […]

BEER NEWS: House Passes Beer Resolution 1297

Today I received an email from the Brewers Association regrading BIG news in the world of small and independent craft brewers. House Resolution 1297, introduced by Congresswoman Betsy Markey (CO) on April 22, 2010, to support ‘the goals and ideals of American Craft Beer Week’ PASSED mid-yesterday with 62 co-sponsors. Read more about H. Res. 1297 passing from politico.com. American […]