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Nomadic Beerworks – Grand Opening June 22, 2019

By Steve Duffy | Jun 18, 2019

Nomadic Beerworks Location: 3804 Woodbury Dr Suite A, Austin, TX 78704 Grand Opening: June 22nd, 2019 Recently I was in need of a hitch to be installed on my wife’s minivan. I decided to head over to U-Haul on Ben White to do that, and just before leaving noticed an article from Craft Beer Austin…

Texas Is As Craft-Competitive As You Get!

By Guest Blogger | Jun 17, 2019

This is a guest post by Brian Trivitt. With over 7400 breweries in operation (and new breweries opening up literally every day), it’s no surprise that the craft beer world is as competitive as ever. Many other factors (that people tend to have strong opinions about) continue to complicate, even further, the complex and somewhat…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 17th - June 23rd, 2019

Austin Craft Beer Events June 17th – June 23rd, 2019

By Dani Schwab | Jun 17, 2019

Austin Craft Beer Events June 17th – June 23rd, 2019 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, June 17th:  Summer Flowers|create a professional flower arrangement | Friends and Allies | Ticketed Event | 6:30-9:30 Tuesday, June 18th:  Apa…

21st Amendment Brewery Launches in Texas June 17, 2019

21st Amendment Brewery Launches in Texas June 17, 2019

By Irina Plakas | Jun 14, 2019

EVERYTHING’S BUZZIER IN TEXAS WITH THE ARRIVAL OF 21ST AMENDMENT Texan Craft Beer Drinkers, Rejoice! Big News is Brewing… SAN LEANDRO, Calif. (May 29, 2019) ― Hey, Lone Star State, you’re about to get a little less lonely. That’s right, we’re cozying up to you in a big way. The team at 21st Amendment Brewery,…

Top 10 Rated Craft Beers in Austin Texas

Live Oak - Hefeweizen Ale
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 Predictions: What lies ahead in 2019?

Much has changed in the Craft Beer scene both in Austin and beyond in the last several years. When we moved to Austin in 2012, there were maybe 17 breweries and now in 2019 we are at or approaching 70. But that's just Austin...other Texas cities such as Dallas and Houston have seen similar or higher growth. Much of that, along with an increase of out-of-state Breweries, is available to the Austin Craft Beer consumer. We ...

Craft Beer Events For Father’s Day June 16th, 2019

By Dani Schwab | Jun 13, 2019

Howdy Austin! Check out Craft Beer Events For Father’s Day June 16th, 2019 Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Happy Father’s Day! There are many events around the area to celebrate. Do you rise early and like to bike? Join Friends & Allies Father’s Day Ride | Ticketed Event | 7 am -2 pm |Meet at…

Finding Craft Beer in Colombia - Beer Travel

Finding Craft Beer in Colombia – Beer Travel

By Irina Plakas | Jun 11, 2019

Finding Craft Beer in Colombia (Bogota, Medellin & Cartagena) Colombia is known for their great diversity, food, coffee, culture & the natural beauty among some other things that I will not go into, but lets face it, they are not known for their craft beer scene. Read on to learn about how craft beer is…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 10th – June 16th, 2019

By Dani Schwab | Jun 10, 2019

Austin Craft Beer Events June 10th – June 16th, 2019 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, June 10th:  Schitt$ Creek Trivia | Growler USA | 7-9 Tuesday, June 11th:  Women US Watch Parties | Multiple Venues |…

Destination Brew Fest Debuts at Vista Brewing Company This Weekend

By Pam Catoe | Jun 6, 2019

Get $5 off GA and $10 off VIP tickets with the promo code CRAFTBEERAUSTIN via  www.destinationbrewfest.com A new beer festival, aimed at highlighting lagers and farmhouse ales, is taking place this Saturday, June 8th, at Vista Brewing Company in Driftwood, Texas. Destination Brew Fest is the first festival of its kind launching the newly formed…

Top Craft Beer Destinations to Watch the Women’s World Cup

By Pam Catoe | Jun 4, 2019

Top Craft Beer Destinations to Watch the Women’s World Cup I have reached out to multiple places that are in the process of providing details, this list will be updated often as I get confirmation. Check back regularly! The United States Women’s Nation Soccer Team takes the stage on June 11th as the reigning champions…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 3rd – June 9th 2019

By Dani Schwab | Jun 3, 2019

Austin Craft Beer Events June 3rd – June 9th, 2019 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, June 4th:  Psychedelic Bingo | Zilker | 6pm Wednesday, June 5th:  Beer Release: Cool and the Gang | Blue Owl |…

Beer For All: Equality Texas and Circle Brewing PRIDE Can Release June 1st, 2019

By Dani Schwab | May 30, 2019

Beer For All: Equality Texas & Circle Brewing PRIDE Can Release Summer is “unofficially” here  and what better way to kick off summer with an easy, drinking Kolsch from Circle. It is that time a year for Fanny Pack Kolsch and there is a new can. You will not want to miss the release party…

A Visit To Deep Ellum Brewing - Dallas Texas

A Visit To Deep Ellum Brewing – Dallas Texas

By Guest Blogger | May 28, 2019

This is a guest post by J. Darris Mitchell. Deep Ellum Brewing 2823 St Louis St, Dallas, TX 75226 I went to Dallas, so I went to Deep Ellum Brewing Company. You’ve probably heard of them. They have the cute little smiley face with a bottle of a beer for a mouth for a logo.…

Austin Craft Beer Events May 27th – June 2nd, 2019

By Dani Schwab | May 27, 2019

Austin Craft Beer Events May 27th – June 2nd, 2019 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, May 27th: Memorial Day  Beers For The Fallen, BBQ For The Brave | Family Business Beer Company | 11-9 Classical Jam…

Tastes great. Less filling – Is Craft Beer “Light” a good thing?

By Steve Duffy | May 24, 2019

Tastes great. Less filling – Is Craft Beer “Light” a good thing? It seems to be the latest rage in craft beer. Not New England IPAs, not putting the entire snack shelf from the corner store into a stout, but instead, light craft beer. Light beer got its start in the late 1960’s being invented…

TABC Sunset Bill Passes Texas Senate With Beer-To-Go!

By Irina Plakas | May 23, 2019

TABC SUNSET BILL PASSES TEXAS SENATE WITH BEER-TO-GO! Comprehensive Bill Which Has Now Passed Both Legislative Chambers Contains Historic Gains for Texas Craft Brewers and Consumers AUSTIN, Texas (May 23, 2019) — In a landmark victory for the Texas craft brewing industry and craft beer consumers, substantial modernizations to Texas beer laws, including the ability…

12 Fox Beer Company: Grand Opening May 24 - 27, 2019

12 Fox Beer Company: Grand Opening May 24 – 27, 2019

By Dani Schwab | May 23, 2019

12 Fox Beer Company: Grand Opening May 24-27, 2019 Location: 4700 W Fitzhugh Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620  On Sunday, I made my way to the soft opening of 12 Fox Beer Company, another brewery located off of Fitzhugh Rd (near Dripping Springs). The first thing I noticed was the decor and the outdoor beauty…

TABC Label and brewery approvals

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 25 2019

By Andrew Schwab | Apr 25, 2019

A much slower week for TABC approvals than normal with very few Texas breweries getting approvals. This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg B = Large format bottle bb = 16oz format bottle b = Small format bottle c = Small format (12oz) can cc = 16oz format can C = Larger format can…

Barks For Beers

Barks For Beers April 26 – May 31 2019

By Dani Schwab | Apr 24, 2019

It is that time of year again: The time for Barks for Beers. This is the sixth year for this event. There are 22 breweries this year participating. Divine Canines has more information and the brewery map, for the participating breweries. For those new to this event, participants purchase a special pint glass and “pawsport”…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 18 2019

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 18 2019

By Andrew Schwab | Apr 18, 2019

This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg B = Large format bottle bb = 16oz format bottle b = Small format bottle c = Small format (12oz) can cc = 16oz format can C = Larger format can 3 Nations Brewing – 3 Nations Shed ‘N Silo Hefeweizen (c) 512 Brewing Company – 512…

Best Cideries To Visit in Austin Texas

Best Cideries To Visit in Austin Texas

By Irina Plakas | Apr 16, 2019

Cider (/ˈsaɪdər/ SY-dər) is an alcoholic beverage made from the fermented juice of apples. Cider is popular in the United Kingdom and Ireland, especially in the West Country, and widely available. The UK has the world’s highest per capita consumption, as well as its largest cider-producing companies, per Wikipedia. If you are gluten-free or like…

A Visit to Oskar Blues Brewery Austin

By Guest Blogger | Apr 12, 2019

This is a guest post by J. Darris Mitchell. A Visit to Oskar Blues Brewery Austin Location: 10420 Metric Blvd Austin, Texas 78758 Oskar Blues Brewery is a great place to take a family when you need a drink. We’ll get to the beers—how could I not?—but first I’d like to paint a picture of…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 11 2019

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 11 2019

By Andrew Schwab | Apr 11, 2019

The legislative battle over beer-to-go sales from breweries may be slowing down thanks to simple donations from specific distributors to specific people in charge. It is amazing how a little money can make someone not pass laws that actually help the small businesses of the state. You can read more about that here and who…

Finding Craft Beer in Romania

Finding Craft Beer in Romania

By Dani Schwab | Apr 10, 2019

When I think of craft breweries in Europe, Romania is not on the top of my mind. Yet, after this trip, I think Romania should be added to everyone’s European vacation list. We love traveling to Eastern Europe! It is a bit cheaper, less crowded, and a different culture. When we travel, we definitely try…

Central District Brewing Main

A Visit To Central District Brewing – Austin Texas

By Steve Duffy | Apr 3, 2019

Central District Brewing 417 RED RIVER ST – AUSTIN Weds – Thurs 4-10pm Fri 2pm-midnight Sat 11am-midnight Sun 12-8pm Saturday night I was on my way to the Mike Doughty Plays Ruby Vroom show at the 3Ten venue on 2nd Street. I decided to meet a buddy of mine, another beer lover, at Central District…

South Austin Beer Garden Slated To Open So Soon

By Irina Plakas | Apr 2, 2019

South Austin Beer Garden Slated To Open So Soon Location: 10700 Manchaca Rd Austin, Texas 78748 Austin, TX – March 19, 2019 – South Austin Beer Garden is the newest spot for a cold beer in South Austin. The business owned by David Pearce, Ryan Thomas, and Christopher Cantu has been a dream and a…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 2 2019

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 2 2019

By Andrew Schwab | Apr 2, 2019

Seems like a lot less Texas beers in this week’s approvals, but still a solid number of new beers are coming in. I believe this is the first approval that we have seen from the Bay Area’s 21st Amendment. This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg B = Large format bottle bb = 16oz…

Party World Rasslin’ (PWR) Events at 4th Tap Brewing

By Guest Blogger | Apr 1, 2019

This is a guest post by J. Darris Mitchell. Ah… There is no event truer to the DIY nature of craft beer than Party World Rasslin’ seasonal wrestling shows at the 4th Tap Brewing Cooperative. Here’s how it goes: every 3 months, and insanely talented team of volunteers throw the best damn party in Austin.…

Family Business Beer Co - Texas Craft Brewery Profile

Family Business Beer Co – Texas Craft Brewery Profile

By Steve Duffy | Mar 28, 2019

Family Business Beer Co. Brewery and Taproom Location 19510 Hamilton Pool Rd, Dripping Springs, TX 78620 ABOUT FAMILY BUSINESS BEER CO. Founded in 2017, Family Business Beer Co. is a family-owned and operated brewery in Dripping Springs, Texas. Co-owned by Jensen and Danneel Ackles, Ed and Debby Graul, and Gino Graul, and led by head…