Archive for March, 2010

Brewing scholarship honors memory of Greg Noonan

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

The American Brewers Guild has created a scholarship to honor the memory of brewing pioneer Greg Noonan, who died last October of cancer. The Greg Noonan New England Brewer’s Scholarship will be awarded for the Intensive Brewing Science and Engineering class beginning June 7. The scholarship is open to residents of New England, including the […]

Florida brewers lobby for growler sales

Tuesday, March 2nd, 2010

This call to help the breweries of Florida comes from Support Your Local Brewery: Florida Beer Lovers, The Florida Brewers Guild needs your help. Senate Bill 2062 has been filed in the Florida Legislature and seeks to amend the Florida Statutes so as to allow ‘brewpubs’ to sell beer brewed for off-premises consumption, and to […]

Beer – er, water – cooler fodder

Monday, March 1st, 2010

Bill Howell — a Sterling, Alaska college administrator, retired Navy officer, homebrewer, and beer educator — was crowned the 2010 Wynkoop Beerdrinker of the Year on Saturday. One of three national finalists in Denver competing for the 2010 title, Howell withstood 2 hours of difficult beer-related questions from a panel of national beer experts to […]