Archive for October, 2008

Alan Pusgley’s New Signature Series

Tuesday, October 28th, 2008

Shipyard Brewing announced today the launch of Pugsley’s Signature Series line, and the first two products in the line, a Barley Wine Style Ale and an Imperial Porter. The new beers will be available in November, in 22 oz. bottles and on draft. Pugsley’s Signature Series is named after Shipyard’s master brewer, Alan Pugsley. Pugsley […]

Tripel Karmeliet Named World’s Best Ale

Monday, October 27th, 2008

This weekend in London, Tripel Karmeliet was named the “World’s Best Ale” at the World Beer Awards. Tripel Karmeliet is a historical “3 grain” beer, using barley, wheat and oats, and is refermented in the bottle. The recipe originated in a Carmelite monastery in 1679. Today it is brewed according to the same recipe at […]

Bitch Creek 20th Anniversary Double ESB

Friday, October 24th, 2008

Twenty years ago Charlie Otto began making beer in Wyoming’s first modern brewery, a 210 square foot cabin in Jackson Hole. Since then, Grand Teton Brewing Company has grown into its present 11,000 square foot facility in Victor, Idaho, winning dozens of major awards and bringing innovations like the reusable glass growler to the brewing […]

Iron Hill Announces New Jersey Location

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

The award-winning brewpub chain, Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant, announced today their eighth location, and their first in New Jersey. In May 2009, they’ll open a new brewpub in Maple Shade, New Jersey. The address will be 124 East Kings Highway. “We hope that beer and food lovers in New Jersey will enjoy our house-brewed […]

The UFO Vote

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

Senator Barack Obama holds a commanding lead over Senator John McCain – 10,238 votes (55 percent) to 8,411 votes (45 percent), as of October 21 — in The Flying Saucer Draught Emporium’s 2008 Presidential Election Poll. The Texas-based restaurant chain kicked off its poll in early September, and polling lasts until election night, Tuesday, Nov. […]

Kegerator Social Network

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Those of you who receive the Newsletter, RBPMail, may have noticed a link problem in the following ad: NEWS ALERT! MUST JOIN BEER SOCIAL NETWORK View BEER member profiles, photos, videos, blog posts, forums, events, contest & more! See What all the BUZZ is about. The correct link to the Kegerator Social Network is […]

Zima Ziscontinued

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, MillerCoors announced today that they will discontinue their clear malternative Zima, Arguably one of the first alcopops made in the U.S. when it debuted in 1994, Zima has managed to stay around longer than many of its competitors, including being remade with new flavors such as Zima Citrus, Zima […]