BROOKLYN, NY, DECEMBER 1, 2010 - The Sixpoint Brewers today announced the launch of its Mad Scientists line of beers.
As the festive holidays arrive, let us not forget one of the most celebrated reasons of family gatherings, to drink. Let us count the ways… mulled wine, spiked eggnog, hot buttered rum….but don’t forget the awesome winter and Christmas ales. No preparation needed.
CHERRY HILL, NJ - New Jersey's largest craft brewery, Flying Fish Brewing Company (1940 Olney Avenue, 856-489-0061), is proud to debut their new Exit 13 Chocolate Stout, the latest entry in their "Exit Series" of big-bottle beers honoring their home state of New Jersey.
In hard times where unemployment is at its highest in decades, natural disasters strike leaving thousands homeless, sick or dead, and wars continue to be waged, craft breweries and local and national charities have been teaming up to inspire donations and help those in need, while beer drinkers can feel good about their purchases.
I recently had a glorious, hedonistic evening, with several free flights and full pints of various Belgium style and wonderful American craft beers, some that hadn’t even been released yet. Alongside, was food pairings consisting of Santa Barbara sea urchin, duck breast w/ akane apple, chanterelles and bacon, foie gras ravioli, strips of double cut New York Strip and cheeses like the Smokey Blue and Rogue Chocolate Stout Cheddar from Rogue Creamery. And it was free.
Paso Robles, CA (Nov 2010) - In the tradition of innovation in brewing, Firestone Walker Brewing Co. created their "Anniversary Series" to make and blend a variety of barrel aged beers. The program saw its first finished product in 2006 with the release of '10', which marked the company's 10th anniversary.