Nine Sacramento craft beers you really ought to taste

Nine Sacramento craft beers you really ought to taste
If you’ve come across my Twitter feed lately, you already know I’ve had some superb beers from multiple sources. I encourage you to give some or all of these a try: Denali Pale Ale, New Helvetia: The folks at New Helvetia were excited about these …
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You can’t buy America’s most popular craft beer in Texas
Montana lawmakers in February defeated a proposal to allow craft brewers with a tasting room to raise production from 10,000 to 60,000 barrels annually. They defeated another bill that would have allowed brewers to own up to three retail licenses.
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Craft beers brewing up a storm
THE craft beer industry in Ireland is thriving in a time of national recession. Over half of the country’s existing 37 breweries and cider makers have been set up since 2009. But they are backed with a tradition of craft brewing that is embedded in the …
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Latest Craft Beers News

Your craft beer isn’t as independent as you think
Beer drinkers are turning to craft beer brands more than ever before. But so are the massive corporate brewers that those customers are trying to avoid. Anheuser-Busch InBev (BUD)’s plans to buy SABMiller (SBMRF) is getting lots of attention, since the …
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Craft beers are showing up in cans, clearing the way for it to be served in more places
Grandpa’s beer cans are back. Mass-produced beer such as Coors Light and Budweiser have long been sold in aluminum cans. Now, connoisseurs of craft beer, which traditionally have sided with bottles, are putting more cans in their hands. “It’s hard to …
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15 Craft Beers You Need To Try Before You Die
There are thousands of breweries in the US making amazing, boundary pushing beer. If you can get your hands on any of these fifteen craft beers, you should hold on and never let go (except when you’re done drinking one and you need to grab another).
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Beer Drinkers Ranked These Craft Beers As The Best Of The Class

Beer Drinkers Ranked These Craft Beers As The Best Of The Class
Craft beer is an acquire taste. The bitterness of an over-hopped IPA or the coffee and vanilla hints of a brash porter don’t lend themselves to guzzling, like shot-gun-able cans of Natty Ice or Beast. They’re for savoring, pairing with food, and, yes …
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Top 10 Affordable Craft Beers
Let’s suppose, for a moment, that you’re the kind of lady or gentleman who likes an ice cold beer before a football game. The only problem is, if you’re anything like me, you’ve discovered that drinking beer can be a horribly expensive habit …
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The biggest new trends in craft beer
The IPA’s reign as the king of the Great American Beer Festival – and craft beer in general – is in no danger … Scott Whitley, president and CEO of MillerCoors’ Tenth and Blake division, told Fortune he planned to give sours a closer look this year …
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Is Minnesota brewing a craft beer bubble?

cusineIs Minnesota brewing a craft beer bubble?
Craft brewing used to be quaint. Its brewers were humble artisans. Its beer was a congenial good, like hand-knit mittens or organic squash. Then the gold rush hit. Minnesota is a boomtown. Growth of 355 percent over five years. Breweries opening at a rate …
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First draft: ‘Tis the season for holiday beers
“Every year as the years march on, it seems to me that holiday beers are more prolific,” said Julia Herz, craft-beer program director at the Brewers Association and publisher of CraftBeer.com. Although there is no specific Christmas/holiday beer style …
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Holiday Craft Bottle Swap at the Young Avenue Deli
Beer nerd/Young Avenue Deli assistant manager Tessa Pascover describes the Deli’s Holiday Craft Bottle Swap: “I’m gonna bring my collectibles. You’re going to bring your collectibles. And if you’ve got something I want, and I’ve got something you want …
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Granddaddy of Craft Fairs — The Harvest Festival this coming Friday through Sunday!

trendGranddaddy of Craft Fairs — The Harvest Festival this coming Friday through Sunday!
A filled to the brim showcase of 24,000 handmade creations, the 27 th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft show gets underway Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Seaside Park at the beach becomes a hub of activities …
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Season Winding Down For Craft Shows
Sandwich Artisans continues with its 2016 Fine Art & Crafts show schedule. These juried shows are held on the lawn of the Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main Street, from 10 AM to 4 PM. The next show is Saturday, September 24 and the last show is Saturday …
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Photos: Heritage Month Seniors Art & Craft Show
The Department of Community and Cultural affairs hosted a free two-day Annual Heritage Month Seniors Arts and Crafts Show at Peace Lutheran Church on Thursday, May 5 and Friday, May 6, 2016. A spokesperson said, “The show is a fitting start to Heritage …
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Latest Water Craft News

trendRockford Residents Escape Winter Blues At 44th Annual Boat Show
Locals can browse through fishing boats, pontoons and personal watercraft. Plus, choose from several charters and lodging available in vacation destination all across the nation. Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This …
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Philippines should promote itself as top cruising destination
Sea-Ex, a group of boat builders, partnered with the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines to organize the yearly event which showcased different types of watercraft from at least 70 local and foreign firms. Olondriz said that with one of the …
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Mariners Prospect Hurt In Boating Accident
MLB.com national reporter Jesse Sanchez discusses the latest on Mariners pitching prospect Victor Sanchez, who was struck in the head by a watercraft in Venezuela. Tags: MLB, Seattle Mariners · Mariners Prospect Hurt In Boating Accident …
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Latest Craft Beers News

cusineMadison College launches craft brewing certificate program
Both schools’ programs are a response to the craft beer industry’s exponential growth in recent years. Nationally, craft beer sales rose 17 percent in 2013, despite overall beer sales dipping 2 percent, according to the Brewers Association, a national …
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Craft brewery projects focus on customer experience
Several local brewery construction projects headed for completion in 2015 are designed to draw in visitors as well as ship beer out the door. The neighborhood-centric Town In City Brewing Co. in the Heights could open in February, co-owner Justin Engle …
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Winter Warmer Week: Where local craftbeer and downtown Huntsville food
“All the local craft beer isn’t brewed downtown but they’re all served in downtown Huntsville and they’re served at more places in downtown Huntsville than anywhere else,” DHI CEO Chad Emerson says. Emerson likens Winter Warmer Week to a “week-long …
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