Archive for December, 2011

‘Running with the Devil’ kicks off Lost Abbey special series

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

The Lost Abbey has announced plan for a year-long series of special edition beer releases inspired by classic rock anthems invoking Heaven and Hell. Each month the San Marcos brewery will release one new beer, culminating in December with a complete boxed gift set of all twelve. Each “track” released will be limited to a […]

Texas judge gives breweries partial victory

Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Texas breweries won a partial victory when U.S. District Judge Sam Sparks ruled in favor of Jester King Brewery in a First Amendment claim against the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission. Sparks ruled that sections of the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Code and the Texas Administrative Code are unconstitutional and a violation of the First Amendment. Among […]

Anthony Stone wins Falconer scholarship

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

Anthony Stone of Boundary Bay Brewing has won the 2012 Glen Hay Falconer Foundation American Brewers Guild scholarship. This scholarship attracted a very strong group of highly qualified applicants from throughout the Pacific Northwest region. Stone will attend the ABG’s Intensive Brewing Science & Engineering course. The course is designed for brewers and homebrewers who […]