Items filtered by date: November 2012
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 17:24

FIRESTONE WALKER IPAs MAKE EUROPEANS HOPPY

Double Jack IPA Earns Top Consumer Honors at European Beer Star Competition;

Union Jack IPA Also Wins Gold Medal

Paso Robles, CA—European beer enthusiasts cast their vote in favor of American hops as Firestone Walker's Double Jack IPA was named the “Consumer Favourite Gold” for top honors at the European Beer Star competition.

Published in Beer News
Tuesday, 20 November 2012 15:14

Beer & Life

A professor stood before his philosophy class and had some items in front of him. When the class began, he wordlessly picked up a very large and empty mayonnaise jar and proceeded to fill it with golf balls. He then asked the students if the jar was full. They agreed that it was.

Published in The Beer Goddess Blog

Longmont, Colo –Craft beer in-a-can pioneers Oskar Blues Brewery and SKA Brewing have come together to create a CANlaboration beer to celebrate the 10 Year CANiversary of Dale’s Pale Ale. The Smoked IPA, “oSKAr the G’Rauch”, is the first official brewing collaboration between the two breweries that share much of the same Colorado lifestyle. Hell, you can’t spell Oskar without Ska.

Published in Beer News

Press Release:

(Dover, DE) – The Dominion Brewing Co. will awaken Morning Glory, a full-bodied espresso stout, on November 15, 2012.

Published in Beer News
Sunday, 04 November 2012 14:32

International Stout Day - November 8, 2012

Originally, stout meant “proud” or “brave”, but morphed into the connotation of “strong” after the 14th century. So, why on earth should this brave and strong beer style not have its own day of celebration? The holidays are approaching, the leaves are changing and the temperatures are dropping, so what better time for a holiday dedicated to drinking the dark, rich stuff?

Published in The Beer Goddess Blog