New insight in the craft beer world. April 17, 2017 Save the date and raise your beer mug high during the celebration of the Summer of Love! Don’t miss the 16th Annual Monterey Beer Festival, returning to the beautiful Monterey County Fair & Event Center on Saturday, July 8th. Bring your friends, spouse, significant other,…

Interesting news in the craft beer world. craftbeer.com April 17, 2017 You know beer makes you happy, but a lot of people ask the question: Can beer actually be good for you (in moderation, of course)? One Oregon therapist will wholeheartedly tell you “Yes!” Her latest venture, among the first beer spas in the country,…

New post in the craft beer world. Theresa McCulla is the new brewing historian for the American Brewing History Initiative at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History. (Credit: National Museum of American History) April 14, 2017 Theresa McCulla is the new brewing historian for the American Brewing History Initiative at the Smithsonian’s National Museum…

Interesting insight in the craft beer world. Bow and Arrow Brewing in Albuquerque’s Wells Park neighborhood. (Credit: Efrain Villa) April 13, 2017 The landscape in Albuquerque, New Mexico, does not prostrate to subtlety. Ten-thousand-foot peaks rise high above the urban valley’s east side, petroglyph-etched volcanoes flank the city to the west while the Rio Grande…

Interesting insight in the craft beer world. Dick Cantwell delivers the keynote at the 34th Annual Craft Brewers Conference. (Brewers Association) April 12, 2017 Dick Cantwell has played a lot of roles in the craft beer business: Brewers Association board member; winner of multiple Great American Beer Festival medals; BA Quality Ambassador; author. He’s also…

New post in the craft beer world. April 11, 2017 The perfect blonde is from Hood River. Approachable and easygoing, Full Sail’s new Exit 63 Blonde Ale is 100% real. Full Sail has been sustainably brewing authentic craft beer using locally sourced ingredients since 1987, and Exit 63 Blonde Ale – in sunny, take-anywhere cans…