Archive for December, 2012

Two more earn title of Master Cicerone

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

The Cicerone Certification Program has announced that Canadian Mirella Amato and Missourian Neil Witte became the fifth and sixth individuals to earn the title of Master Cicerone. Amato is the first Canadian citizen and first non-US resident to earn the top rank among beer professionals. Witte works as Field Quality Manager for Boulevard Brewing in […]

Call goes out for Beerdrinker of the Year resumes

Monday, December 10th, 2012

Once again, Wynkoop Brewing Company is seeking beer resumes from the nation’s most beer-minded men and women for its 2013 Beerdrinker of the Year contest. The 17th annual contest seeks and honors America’s most passionate, knowledgeable beer lovers and ambassadors. The Beerdrinker of the Year wins free beer for life at Wynkoop Brewing Company, a […]

Stone plans a ‘Vertical’ party for 12.12.12

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

So who’s up for a 11-beer vertical tasting? You bring the Stone 02.02.02. We seem to be out. Stone Brewing Co. released the final beer in its Vertical Epic Ale series Monday, Stone 12.12.12. For those unaware, each year since Feb. 2, 2002 (02.02.02), Stone has released a Stone Vertical Epic Ale beer exactly one […]