This weekend will find me at Albany attending the New York State Brewers Association second annual Craft New York Brewers Festival. The most exciting thing is that it is being held at a place called The Desmond Hotel. It is exciting because I love 1960's first wave ska and, according to my notes, every band had to have a guy called Desmond in it. Show More Summary
(Boulder, CO)—The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group dedicated to promoting and protecting America… The post The Brewers Association Unveils 2015 Board of Directors appeared first on thefullpint.com.
There is some debate within the Craft Beer Movement™ about every goddamn thing, so it makes sense that the list of contentious issues begins with the very phrase "craft beer." The Brewers Association defines "craft" as... just kidding, fuck off, who cares. Show More Summary
MONDAY BEER LINKS, MUSING 02.23.15 Local Lagers Looming. Brewers Association economist Bart Watson provides some very real numbers: “Although amber and pale lagers didn’t stand out in scans, pilsners announced themselves in the first month of 2015 with 56% growth versus a year ago.” And he has more reasons to predict a “new era of […]
Questions about barley prices in the short term keep popping up and it is no small deal for breweries. However if Brewers Association members are going to sell 20 percent of the beer brewed in the United States in 2020 there’s a bigger conversation at hand. Bart Watson and Chris Swersey only mentioned malt production […]
The Brewers Association has issued a press released indicates it opposed the BEER Act, legislation introduced in the U.S. house and supported by the Beer Institute. It begins by explaining that legislation was introduced in Congress that is supported by the BA and called the Small BREW Act. Bob Pease, CEO of the Brewers Association, […]
Remember this illustration? (You can visit it at the Wayback Machine.) It greeted visitors to the Association of Brewers website in the 1990s, at the time the parent of both the Institute for Brewing Studies and the American Homebrewers Association — and the organization that merged with the Brewers’ Association of America to create the […]
Anheuser-Busch announced it has agreed to purchase Elysian Brewing in Seattle, Wash., the third craft brewery (as defined by the Brewers Association) the brewing giant has acquired inside of 12 months. “For two decades, we’ve welcomed guests into our brewpubs and served them creative and impeccably crafted beers,” Elysian CEO Joe Bisacca said for a […]
A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press the Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to trade starter Yovani Gallardo to the Texas Rangers.
aketan By Jason Notte There are more craft beer brewers today than a year ago, but there are still a bunch of brewers formerly known as craft feeling left out of the club. Last year, the Brewers Association cut some slack to brewers who use maize, corn or rice as adjuncts in their brewing process and increased their ranks considerably. Show More Summary
The Rhode Island-based brewer tries to answer a simple question: what would Cthulhu drink? Based out of Rhode Island, the Narragansett Brewing Company is perhaps most strongly associated with Jaws, thanks to its prominent placement in the 1975 classic. Show More Summary
(Portland,OR) - The Brewers Association has announced that this year’s Craft Brewers Conference will be held between Apri… The post Craft Brewers Conference 2015 – Portland,OR April 14-17, 2015 appeared first on thefullpint.com.
(Frederick, MD) The Brewers Association of Maryland (BAM) has hired Kevin Atticks as its executive director, and his firm—Grow … The post Brewers Association of Maryland (BAM) Hires New Executive Director appeared first on thefullpint.com.
A person with knowledge of the agreement tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have agreed to trade veteran swingman Corey Brewer to the Houston Rockets for Troy Daniels and two future second-round picks.
The numbers are in from the Brewers Association in Colorado. “It’s remarkable to see how beer has evolved in the past century. Year over year we’re seeing tremendous growth in the craft beer sector and 2014 proved that craft beer is moving into the mainstream,” Bart Watson, BA chief economist said for a press release. […]
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