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UNCLE BILLY’S BREWERY and theCHIVE Release KCCO Austin-Style Lager

Uncle Billy’s Brewery and theCHIVE Release KCCO Austin-Style Lager

By Irina Plakas | Nov 16, 2018

UNCLE BILLY’S BREWERY and theCHIVE Release KCCO Austin-Style Lager  AUSTIN, Texas (November 15, 2018) – Uncle Billy’s Brewery & Smokehouse, one of Austin’s oldest craft brewpubs, is introducing the KCCO (Keep Calm and Chive On) Austin-style Lager in collaboration with the local entertainment media company, Chive Media Group. With millions of fans of its popular entertainment website, theCHIVE, its…

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 12 - Nov 18 2018

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 12 – Nov 18 2018

By Pam Catoe | Nov 12, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 11/12 Style Night: Thanksgiving Dinner Beers | WhichCraft Tap Room & Bottle Shop 7pm Texas Beer Co. Pint Night at Black Star Co-op 6pm The Craft Series at 1886 | The…

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 5 – Nov 11 2018

By Pam Catoe | Nov 5, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 11/5 Sip & Support at Oskar Blues Brewery – Board Game Edition Code in the Brewery Presented by Lazarus + General Assembly 6pm Wednesday 11/7 Weekly East Side Beer Runners…

CELIS BREWERY TO OPEN NEW BEER GARDEN & LIVE MUSIC VENUE

Celis Brewery To Open New Beer Garden & Live Music Venue

By Irina Plakas | Oct 29, 2018

CELIS BREWERY TO OPEN NEW BEER GARDEN & LIVE MUSIC VENUE Membership Clubs Offer Exclusive Access AUSTIN, Texas (October 29, 2018) — Celis Brewery is changing the face of entertainment in North Austin with the opening of its new Beer Garden & Live Music Venue slated to open before the end of 2018. This major…

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Top 10 Rated Craft Beers in Austin Texas

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This is a Guest Post by Trey Crowe. If you want a refreshing local brew in Austin, you have a plethora of options. With over 47 breweries and many available year round beers, everyone can find something to quench their thirst this summer. It’s a great time to be in Austin with all the great Craft Beer to choose…

Craft Beer Weekend In Austin

Craft Beer Weekend in Austin
The Austin craft beer scene is booming! Austin is becoming the beer destination place to visit. We get many emails from people coming to visit Austin for the weekend and are looking for recomendations on breweries, craft beer bars and local food. I decided to put together an article for the craft beer enthusiasts that are…

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 29 – Nov 4 2018

By Pam Catoe | Oct 29, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 10/29 Hopsimath Beer School at The Brewer’s Table 6:30pm Tuesday 10/30 Austin Beer Week: From Alewives to Witches at 4th Tap 6:30pm Hell Yes Project: At The Central Texas Food…

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 22 – Oct 28 2018

By Pam Catoe | Oct 22, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 10/22 Beer & Hymns – North Austin | Austin Beerworks 7pm Austin, TX Off-Flavor Course | Oasis Texas Brewing Co. 5pm Hopsimath Beer School at The Brewer’s Table 6:30pm Tuesday…

Future Breweries of Austin - Fall 2018

Future Breweries of Austin – Fall 2018

By Andrew Schwab | Oct 22, 2018

It has been some time since I last updated future breweries of Austin. Needless to say, there are more breweries in the works in Austin now than there ever have been in the past. I compiled a list of most of the breweries that are starting up around town. Future Austin Breweries: 5th Element Brewing:…

3rd Annual Beers on Pink Benefiting The National Breast Cancer Foundation

3rd Annual Beers on Pink Benefiting The National Breast Cancer Foundation

By Pam Catoe | Oct 18, 2018

Beers on Pink | October 19th at 7pm | J-Squared Studios This Friday marks the return of the third annual Beers on Pink event benefiting the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF). Local photographer Julien Fleury started Beers on Pink three years ago when his mother was diagnosed with stage four breast cancer, “I wanted to help in my…

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 15 – Oct 21 2018

By Pam Catoe | Oct 15, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 10/15 Hopsimath Beer School at The Brewer’s Table 6:30pm Tuesday 10/16 Beto vs Cruz Debate Party (Part 3) | Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery 6pm House Beer Release: Dr.…

TX Craft Brewers Guild #BehindTheBeer Series | Janie Ziebell

By Pam Catoe | Oct 15, 2018

The Texas Craft Brewers Guild recently launched an Instagram series called #BehindTheBeer featuring the people behind the scenes working hard to bring you excellent Texas craft beers. As you can imagine, in an industry that has a $4.5 billion-dollar impact on the Texas economy, there are a variety of jobs that extend beyond the brewing process including…

Things to do This Weekend Other Than ACL | Weekend Two

By Pam Catoe | Oct 12, 2018

Things to do This Weekend Other Than ACL | Weekend Two Austinites have mixed feelings about the Austin City Limits crowds that invade the city each year, some attend annually, while others do everything they can to stay as far away as possible from the festival.  Regardless of your preference, here are our top picks…

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 8 - Oct 14 2018

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 8 – Oct 14 2018

By Pam Catoe | Oct 8, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 10/8 Pumpkin Beer Flight! | Easy Tiger Style Night: Let’s Drink Some Dark German Beers | WhichCraft Tap Room & Bottle Shop 7pm Hopsimath Beer School at The Brewer’s Table 6:30pm Wednesday…

Things to do This Weekend Other Than ACL | Weekend One

By Pam Catoe | Oct 5, 2018

Things to do This Weekend Other Than ACL Austinites have mixed feelings about the Austin City Limits crowds that invade the city each year, some attend annually, while others do every thing they can to stay as far away as possible from the festival.  Regardless of your preference, here are our top picks for weekends…

Austin Craft Beer Events Oct 1 – Oct 7 2018

By Pam Catoe | Oct 3, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 10/1 Tapping Berdoll Brown Pecan Ale | Uncle Billy’s Brewery Moontower Cider Tasting | The Austin Shaker 6pm Game Night/ Bar Olympics | Brass Tap Domain Tuesday 10/2 Girls Pint Out…

TX Craft Brewers Guild #BehindTheBeer Series | Erin Stecker

By Pam Catoe | Oct 1, 2018

The Texas Craft Brewers Guild recently launched an Instagram series called #BehindTheBeer featuring the people behind the scenes working hard to bring you excellent Texas craft beers. As you can imagine, in an industry that has a $4.5 billion-dollar impact on the Texas economy, there are a variety of jobs that extend beyond the brewing process including…

TX Craft Brewers Festival Official Afterparty 2018 | Craft Pride

By Pam Catoe | Sep 27, 2018

The Texas Craft Brewers Festival is officially sold out! Didn’t get a ticket to the event?  Never fear, going on the sixth year, Craft Pride is hosting the Official Afterparty of the Texas Craft Brewers Festival featuring Festival-exclusive release beers, timed tappings, live music, specialty pizza from Via 313 Pizza and new this year, Craft Pride is serving a…

Austin Craft Beer Events Sept 24 – Sept 30 2018

By Pam Catoe | Sep 24, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 9/24 Oktoberfest Beer Glass Painting | Whitestone Brewery  6:30pm Game Night/ Bar Olympics | Brass Tap Domain 9:30pm Superbad Beer Dinner w/ Austin Beerworks | Alamo Drafthouse Tuesday 9/25 Sweetwater…

Texas at the Great American Beer Festival Recap 2018

Texas at the Great American Beer Festival Recap 2018

By Andrew Schwab | Sep 22, 2018

The largest beer festival in the US, the Great American Beer Festival, has passed once again. For those who have never been, it has turned into a week long party for craft brewers and fans in Denver that ended Saturday. While most articles locally will talk about how Texas did, I decided to take a…

Austin Craft Beer Events Sept 17 – Sept 23 2018

By Pam Catoe | Sep 17, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Tuesday 9/18 Beers for Beto Austin | Hopfields 6pm Wednesday 9/19 Sierra Nevada Tap Takeover with Brian Grossman | Pinthouse Pizza Burnet Drinking About Museums–September Happy Hour | Friends and Allies…

Grab Your Stein | Oktoberfest Events in Austin

By Pam Catoe | Sep 14, 2018

Zicke, Zacke, Zicke, Zacke, Hoi, Hoi, Hoi! October is right around the corner and it’s time to start celebrating the season! Oktoberfest is traditionally held in Munich, Germany each year and runs mid-September until the first week of October. However, you don’t have to travel all the way to Germany to find some great Oktoberst…

TX Craft Brewers Guild #BehindTheBeer Series | Matt & Gin Benavidez

TX Craft Brewers Guild #BehindTheBeer Series | Matt & Gin Benavidez

By Pam Catoe | Sep 10, 2018

The Texas Craft Brewers Guild recently launched an Instagram series called #BehindTheBeer featuring the people behind the scenes working hard to bring you excellent Texas craft beers. As you can imagine, in an industry that has a $4.5 billion-dollar impact on the Texas economy, there are a variety of jobs that extend beyond the brewing process including…

Austin Craft Beer Events Sept 10 – Sept 16 2018

By Pam Catoe | Sep 10, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 9/10 WhichCraft Style Night – Gueuze/Lambic | WhichCraft Tap Room & Bottle Shop 7pm The Craft Series at 1886 | The Driskill 6pm Tuesday 9/11 HAAM Day at The ABGB 7pm…

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Texas Craft Brewers Festival Austin 2018

By Irina Plakas | Sep 7, 2018

Texas Craft Brewers Festival Returns To Austin on Sept. 29, 2018 Don’t Miss the State’s Largest Beer Event Focused Exclusively on Texas-Brewed Craft Beer AUSTIN, Texas (June 19, 2018) — The Texas Craft Brewers Festival, the state’s largest beer event focused exclusively on Texas-brewed craft beer, returns to East Austin’s Fiesta Gardens September 29, 2018. The…

The Big Give 2018 Austin Charity Benefit Sept 7

The Big Give 2018 Austin Charity Benefit Sept 7

By Irina Plakas | Sep 6, 2018

  Craft Beer Austin is participating in the The Big Give 2018 Austin Charity Benefit! We hope you will join us on Friday, September 7th at Hotel Van Zandt for The BIG Give to celebrate a decade of giving back! This year we will highlight our community’s accomplishments over the past decade and honor the individuals…

Lake Austin Ales Debuts with Two Hazy Juice Bombs

By Pam Catoe | Sep 4, 2018

Lake Austin Ales | Boatloads of Pure Hopiness Lovers of the hazy IPA trend are in for a treat this week as Lake Austin Ales launches two new hop bombs: The Juicy IPA and The Juicy Double IPA. Easy Tiger is hosting the first launch event today, September 4th, at their sixth street location, followed by two…

Austin Craft Beer Events Sept 3 – Sept 9 2018

By Pam Catoe | Sep 3, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 9/3 Bey-bor Day! | St. Elmo Brewing Co. Live Oak’s Labor Day Tribute 1pm Celis IPA Challenge | Wright Bros. Brew and Brew  Tuesday 9/4 Lake Austin Ales Launch Party!…

Austin Craft Beer Events Aug 27 – Sept 2 2018

By Pam Catoe | Aug 27, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Austin Restaurant Weeks 2018 | Aug. 16th-Sept. 3rd Monday 8/27 Beer Dinner Collaboration with Oskar Blues Brewery| Cluck-N-Burger 7:30pm Game Night/ Bar Olympics | The Brass Tap Domain 9:30pm Tuesday 8/28 Hell…

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Austin Craft Beer Events Aug 20 – Aug 26 2018

By Pam Catoe | Aug 20, 2018

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Austin Restaurant Weeks 2018 | Aug. 16th-Sept. 3rd Monday 8/20 Native Texan Film Series: Hands on a Hardbody | Alamo Ritz 7pm Beyond the Wing Dinner with Blue Owl Brewing | Dai…