Archive for April, 2011

Samuel Adams to fund brewing dreams

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

Boston Beer Co. announced it will expand its “Samuel Adams Brewing the American Dream” program to include craft brewers. “Our goal with this element of Brewing the American Dream is to support small business owners in our niche of craft brewing who are also facing hurdles around starting or expanding their nano or microbrewery,” Boston […]

Craft brewers’ exports grow 28%

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

The Brewers Association reports that exports of American craft beers increased 28% in 2010. The BA’s recently-concluded annual export survey revealed that for the eighth consecutive year (representing all years for which data has been collected), U.S. craft beer exports increased substantially. In 2010, BA Export Development Program (EDP) subscribers exported more than 1.8 million […]

Samuel Adams 2011 LongShot beers released

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

Beers from the 2011 Samuel Adams LongShot American Homebrew Contest – Category 23 have are now available in six packs that includes two of each beer. Georgia resident Richard Roper’s Friar Hop Ale and Illinois resident Rodney Kibzey’s Blackened Hops beer were named the 2010 winners during the Great American Beer Festival last September. In […]