Archive for September, 2006

Brewery on sale at eBay

Tuesday, September 5th, 2006

Jack’s Mountain Restaurant & Brewery is for sale on eBay. Looks like the central Pennsylvania brewpub hasn’t been brewing in some time. Asking prices is $295,000.

‘Name That Beer’ contest

Tuesday, September 5th, 2006

The Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Co. is holding a “Name That Beer” contest. “We are looking to find a name for the beer that we will be brewing in Grand Bahama and I would like to invite the residents of Grand Bahama to help us come up with the names for our locally brewed beers,” […]

Vote for a national hop

Friday, September 1st, 2006

First California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a measure that would have designated zinfandel the historic wine of California. He said the state produces many fine wines from different grape varietals and that it would be “inappropriate” to single out one for special recognition. That was followed by this post in the blog called Shiraz: Breaking […]

Brewing boss suggests winter GBBF

Friday, September 1st, 2006

Caledonian brewery chief Stephen Crawley said the Great British Beer Festival should be moved to winter. Crawley also suggested that brewers need to be involved more directly in organizing the event. The Campaign for Real Ale runs GBBF and CAMRA chief Mike Benner was quick to replay to Crawley. “The question is irrelevant because we […]

A list of lists

Friday, September 1st, 2006

- Stephen Beaumont celebrates 10 years of World of Beer by offering lists of the best and worst of the last ten years in beer. “Extreme Beers” make both lists. – The October issue of Men’s Journal hits the newstands with its list of the “25 Greatest American Beers.” A solid list but the best […]