Fort Collins, CO - August 17, 2010 - Hoptober Golden Ale, New Belgium Brewing's fall seasonal, has returned for its second season.
Chico, CA (08/06/2010) - Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. announced a partnership with the Trappist-Cistercian Abbey of New Clairvaux to create the only authentic Trappist-style Abbey ales in America.
San Jose, CA (March 2010) - Gordon Biersch Brewing Company is releasing the first brew of the seasonal "Maibock" beer. Literally translated from German, Maibock means "the beer of May," and is one of Gordon Biersch's four seasonal brews.
San Francisco, CA (Dec 2009) - The 21st Amendment Brewery today announced the release of its first ever, limited release, specialty beer in a can. Monk's Blood is an 8.3% alcohol, dark Belgian-style ale brewed with eight malts, Belgian candi sugar, cinnamon, vanilla bean, dried local black mission figs and aged on oak for a flavor unlike anything you've ever had from a can.
New Glarus, WI (November 2009) - New Glarus beers reflect all that is Wisconsin and nothing says "Wisconsin Winter" like Snowshoe Red Ale. Whether your daily trek leads you to the wilds of Wisconsin or simply back to your front door, the warm and rich flavors of Snowshoe Red Ale help us appreciate the stillness of a Wisconsin Winter. Settle in with Wisconsin's Snowshoe Ale.
San Diego, CA - November 4, 2009 -San Diego is about to be taken over by craft beer. For 10 days, breweries, bars, restaurants, and hotels across the county will participate in the first-ever San Diego Beer Week November 6-15, 2009. San Diego Beer Week is sponsored by the non-profit San Diego Brewers Guild with the goal of promoting the region's thriving craft beer scene. America's Finest City was recently named the top beer city in the country by Men's Journal and San Diego Beer Week is sure to justify the claim.
By Joe Sixpack
Philadelphia Daily News
Daily News Beer Reporter
BALTIMORE - UNTIL the other night, the last time I saw former baseball great Boog Powell with a beer, it was 20 years ago, and he was on TV arguing over Miller Lite's timeless question: tastes great or less filling?
San Diego, CA – August 14, 2009 Home to more than 33 brew houses, San Diego is fast becoming one of the country’s premier craft beer destinations. With so much good beer flowing, it’s time for San Diego to host its own Beer Week.
Revered as one of the best beer festivals ever and sold out months prior to the festivities, Firestone Invitational Beer Fest was born from a dream of creating a world class festival featuring not only the best brewers in the world, but brewers whom they feel are leading the craft.
And having now experienced the beer festival among festivals in Paso Robles, I wholeheartedly agree.