The Brewers Association held their prom this past weekend, and in keeping with timeless prom tradition, I was left home alone while all the cooler boozers attended the Great American Beer Festival in Denver. (Incidentally, my invitation...Show More Summary
In April, Brewers Association Director Paul Gatza issued a warning to the thousands of industry folks gathered at the annual Brewers Conference in Denver. Recalling a recent beer festival where he'd sampled offerings from about 10 new breweries, Gatza said seven or eight clearly needed improvement. Show More Summary
The Great American Beer Festival concluded Saturday in Denver. Earlier in the day the winners of the commercial competition were announced. A complete list of the winners is here. The Brewers Association has compiled plenty of facts and figures about the competition and the festival. – The competition saw its biggest panel of judges ever, […]
Ryan Braun will attempt to fix a thumb injury that has limited him for most of the 2014 season. According to the Associated Press (via ESPN), the Milwaukee Brewers outfielder will undergo surgery to correct the problem: Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is scheduled to have surgery this week to fix a nagging nerve problem near his right thumb. [...]Show More Summary
The Brewers Association announced today that Bob Pease has been promoted to Chief Executive Office from Chief Operating Officer of the not-for-profit trade organization. A press release states that the “transition to CEO formalizes much of the responsibility that Pease has already progressively adopted. Show More Summary
Boulder, CO – Small and independent craft brewers enjoyed continued growth in the first half of 2014, according to new mid-y… The post Brewers Association Reports Sustained Growth For Craft Brewers appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Great American Beer Festival tickets go on sale July 29 for members of the American Homebrewers Association and Brewers Association. The general public sale begins (and ends) the next day. Remember, the festival has sold out each of the past six years, and in a matter of minutes in 2013. Sales begin each day at […]
A new product aims to translate the convenience associated with making a single cup of coffee at home to consumers’ other favorite drink – beer. The yet-to-be released Synek draft system brews a personal pint of beer anywhere, mimicking the fresh from the tap experience, ABC News reports. The product, which is currently seeking funding through Kickstarter, is the … [More]
Huntsville, AL - Beginning this summer, HudsonAlpha associate company Leavendary will begin providing high-quality, custom… The post Leavendary Crafting Legendary Yeast For Largest Craft Brewer In Alabama appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Twenty years ago the annual “numbers” issue of The New Brewer (“The Journal of the Brewers Association”) weighed 12 ounces. This year it weighs 22 ounces. Perhaps that is another way to measure the growth of craft beer. The magazine includes all the big picture numbers already reported — craft beer volume up 18% in […]
A mere few days ago we learned that the new strategy for key members of the US Brewers Association was to eat their young and complain that too many new brewers were missing the obvious when it came to quality control. Today, however,...Show More Summary
The Brewers Association World Beer Cup is a global competition that evaluates beers from around the world and recognizes the most outstanding… The post Boulder Beer Shake Chocolate Porter Wins Gold! appeared first on thefullpint.com...
Today The Brewers Association awarded Jester King with the F.X. Matt Defense of the Small Brewing Industry Award for 2014. The award… The post Jester King Receives F.X. Matt Defense Of The Small Brewing Industry Award appeared first on thefullpint.com.
The return of Ryan Braun from an historic 65-game suspension hadn't gone the way anyone associated with the Mliwaukee Brewers outfielder had hoped. Blame it on nerves, or a nagging thumb injury, but whatever the case, the former MVPShow More Summary
No surprise that the Brewers Association and Beer Institute have come out so firmly against a proposal that would make it harder and more expensive for breweries to sell or give away their spent grains. (The BA’s statement is here.) If the Food and Drug Adminstration does not afford some sort of relief then it […]
The Brewers Association—the trade association representing small and independent American craft brewers—today released… The post Brewers Association Announces Top 50 Breweries of 2013 appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Stan linked to a NYT opinion piece by Steve Hindy who is correctly identified as "a founder and the president of Brooklyn Brewery and a member of the Brewers Association board of directors." I think it struck me a little differently from Stan. Show More Summary
Boulder, CO – The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group representing small and independent craft brewers—today… The post American Craft Beer Exports On The Rise appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Put another way, there are 34,600 percent more craft breweries today than there were three decades ago. And that's just one of several interesting data points in the Brewers Association's new report on the state of the craft beer industry, which — surprise, surprise — is still booming. Show More Summary
(Boulder, CO)— The Brewers Association (BA), the trade association representing small and independent American craft brewers,… The post Brewers Association Releases 2013 Craft Beer Industry Growth Numbers appeared first on thefullpint.com.