San Juan Brewing Co./Front Street Ale House in Washington has laid claiming to creating a new beer style: Ipa-weizen (prounced Ippa-weizen). From the press release: Remember back in the day, when Hefe-weizen was the beer to be quaffing? People’s tastes have changed over the years, now the brew to drink is I.P.A., even extra strength […]
Archive for May, 2006
Pardon the length of this post, but here is a letter sent to the president, vice president, and other board members at Anheuser-Busch Inc. There’s also an online petitition to save the brewery. To Whom It May Concern: It was on Friday May 19, 2006, when I received a phone call from my father Richard […]
icSouthlondon looks at the human side of what happens when a brewery closes – in this case Young’s Ram Brewery in London. Another father-of-five, who wished to remain anonymous, started at Young’s as a teenager and has worked there for 31 years. He said: “I’m the wrong side of 50, so I don’t get my […]
One brewery got a lift from Arnold Schwarzenegger’s well-publicized recent trip to Napa Valley – Dog Star Brewing. Arnold Schwarzenegger Endorses Beer For Dogs rates a giant headline in K9 Magazine.
Even if you don’t win, a new sweepstakes from Guinness offers a bit of creative fun. In the Ultimate Guinness Home Bar contest you can draw your idea of what would make a perfect bar for your home, write an essay about why you deserve the bar and Guinness might build it for you. The […]
The Alaskan Brewing Company is a finalist in every category it entered in its first year competing for the Stevie Awards. Winners will be announced at the Fourth Annual American Business Awards in New York on June 12. Citing innovative marketing programs and collateral materials, Alaskan Brewing is a finalist in four categories: Best Marketing […]
You may well have seen the story and photos about the man who moved out of his townhouse in Ogden, Utah, and left behind 70,000 beer cans. The landlord said the man had been living in the home for about eight years and never threw away a single can. The story was posted everywhere and […]