A beer scene booster shot Fans of interesting brews, listen up — Second District Brewery is here for you, from the former owner of now-defunct Nodding Head brewery, Curt Decker. Speaking earlier in the week, Decker has been clear that...Show More Summary
Including free boozy cake-based milkshakes — Guppy’s Good Times, the homey Conshohocken bar with a focus on local beer, sushi, and quality burgers, is coming to Philly, and promising boozy Bloody Marys galore. It’ll take up residence at the old La Casa de tu Madre in Bella Vista and keep up the same charitable model (i.e. Show More Summary
Also: a mini-review of the mega new Chinatown food hall — Philly Mag critic Jason Sheehan checked out Teddy Sourias’ newest ode to beer from late last year, Cinder in Center City. The bar side of the operation with copious beer and cider on tap earns a nod of approval, but for food, it “stumbles”, writes Sheehan. Show More Summary
Based on historical patterns, a bit of a light start here to the January beer events calendar here in the Philly region. No doubt a holiday hangover. Yet still plenty to choose from below and I'm...
For years, Goose Island Beer Co. has traded on its identity as a Chicago brand. The brewery is named for an actual island in the north branch of the Chicago River, and three of its most prominent beers are meant to evoke its hometown: 312 Urban Wheat Ale (area code), Green Line Pale Ale (train...
Ah, these first world beer drinking problems. So much to be thankful for this holiday season (at least beer-wise!), so use this list and check it twice for places to show your appreciation. Philly...
A popular vendor at the Philadelphia Phillies ballpark has been fired for supporting white nationalism. Emily Youcis, known as the “Pistachio Girl” who sings while hawking nuts and beer to fans at Citizen Bank Park, was axed becauseShow More Summary
The bar's name has a great story behind it After Charlie Collazo, owner of Spring Garden’s craft beer bar The Institute Bar, signed the lease to his new Pennsport bar space, he struggled to come up with a good name. But then, like most great ideas, it hit him "like lightning". Show More Summary
"When people support things that don't support us, then we don't support them."
Pennsylvania Rep. Brian Sims has called for a ban on Yuengling beer in Philadelphia’s ‘Gayborhood’ after Richard “Dick” Yuengling Jr., the owner of America’s oldest brewery, endorsed Donald Trump during a campaign… Read The post Brian Sims Calls for Yuengling Beer Boycott in Philly’s Gayborhood Over Brewer’s Trump Support appeared first on Towleroad.
Take a look around Harp & Crown, the new American restaurant and bar by the Schulson Collective, the same team behind other such Philly stunners as Double Knot, Sampan, and Independence Beer Garden. It's vintage luxury by design (courtesy of Rohe Creative) — an elegant mashup between raw and refined, both exposed and elegant, all details considered. Show More Summary
 Ommegang's BCTC 2016;  Jack's Abby Dinner at P2 Lounge;  Philly S.E.E.D. Festival;  Grey Lodge's 20th Anniversary;  Yards & Shake Shack Dinner;  Beer Lover's Mid-Atlantic...
No doggin' it on the beer events calendar here as we try to kick the dog days of summer outta here. Ready for your next installment of beer events around Philly? Have at it! As you review beer...
Attend a beer festival or beer pairing dinner lately? If so, you're no doubt familiar with the culinary tendency to pair beer (deservedly so, I might add) with all types of animal-related food items....
Philly likes a good party. Some people drinking beer at a block party there recently had an idea about how to improve the vibe: What if they filled a dumpster—which is usually filled with filthy garbage—with water and used it as a swimming...Show More Summary
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Quotable Philly, Part III (Part I is here and Part Dieux is here.) "Donald Trump: you're not fit to polish John McCain's boots." ---Ret. Rear Admiral John Hutson Khizrv Khan with wife Ghazala last night. "Donald Trump, you are asking Americans to trust you with their future. Show More Summary
But then we ate some fancy food and beer and watched Michelle Obama slay, so everything is OK now.
Evan's Tour D'America continues!
The identity of the person who threw an aluminum beer bottle at Philadelphia Phillies first baseman Ryan Howard was revealed Monday. According to the police, 21-year-old Sidney Smith, a student at the University of Delaware, turned himself...Show More Summary
Police say a man accused of throwing a beer bottle near Phillies player Ryan Howard during a game earlier this month has been cited for disorderly conduct.