Items filtered by date: September 2011
Thursday, 29 September 2011 13:33

5 Rabbit Brewery's Basement Beer


The 1st Latin microbrew in the US, featuring Randy Mosher's basement beer -
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Thursday, 29 September 2011 12:51

Lucky Lager - an Icon


The first Lucky Lager brewery was established by the General Brewing Corporation of San Francisco on 31 August, 1933. General Brewing was begun as Prohibition was ending as a way to profit from the beer business boom. Unlike other large, new breweries at that time, General Brewing built everything from the ground up.
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From the Sixpoint newsletter ...

One of the most special times of the year for craft brewers is the annual hop harvest. As you may know, hops are the celebrated bitter spice in beer, and craft brewers are famous for maximizing their diverse range of bitter flavors and aromas.
Published in Beer News
Tuesday, 20 September 2011 12:09

Abita 25th Anniversary

(Abita Springs, LA) – Twenty five years ago in downtown Abita Springs, a small southern town just north of New Orleans, a beer was born. This high quality craft brew was made with all natural ingredients and Abita Springs’ famous artesian water. Today, just a mile and a half from the original location, the Abita Brewing Company has become the oldest and largest craft brewer in the southeast.
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Monday, 19 September 2011 13:00

Harpoon Octoberfest Returns For the Season


BOSTON, MA (Sep 2011) - As the first signs of fall settle into New England, so too does the arrival of Harpoon Octoberfest, a local favorite since 1989. Brewed with celebrations in mind, this full-bodied, seasonal beer is widely available in 6-packs, 12-packs, and on draft beginning late August. It is also the featured beer at the brewery’s annual Octoberfest celebrations held at their breweries in Boston, MA and Windsor, VT.
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Bend, OR (September 2011) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has included Deschutes Brewery in a select group of leaders in the green power market through its Green Power Partnership program. Organizations are recognized through this program for their commitment to green power and environmental leadership in the procurement of renewable energy. The Green Power Partner mark identifies partner companies as a renewable energy leader whose green power use meets or exceeds EPA's green power use requirements.
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Kailua-Kona, HI (September 2011) - Can you smell what’s brewing? That’s the return of Pipeline Porter, now in its sixth year as part of Kona Brewing Company’s Aloha Series. This rich porter is brewed with freshly roasted Kona coffee from the Cornwell Estate Coffee plantation, Kona Coast neighbors of the Kona Brewery.
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NEW YORK (September 2011) - The country can finally proclaim that it’s football season and one thing is certain—the fans are ready. There are fans of the game, and then there are fans that change the game. To pay tribute to those bold fans who display an elite amount of character, confidence and conviction, GUINNESS® and the Pro Football Hall of Fame today announce their 2011 season partnership and their search for the game’s boldest fans.
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