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Uncle Billy’s Brewery Introduces New Muddy Water Coffee Liqueur

Uncle Billy’s Brewery Introduces Muddy Water Coffee Liqueur

By Irina Plakas | Dec 13, 2018

Uncle Billy’s Brewery Introduces Muddy Water Coffee Liqueur AUSTIN, Texas (December 12, 2018) — Uncle Billy’s Brewery & Smokehouse, is expanding its line of distilled spirits with the release of Muddy Water coffee liqueur. The “Brewstillery” on Barton Springs Road first introduced its distilled spirits program in the spring of this year with Uncle Billy’s…

Austin’s Oldest Craft Beer Pub B. B. Rover’s Set to Close by Year’s End

By Pam Catoe | Dec 13, 2018

Update: I have confirmed with B. B. Rover’s management they are planning one last customer appreciation party on December 21st. Stay tuned to Craft Beer Austin for detials. B. B. Rover’s Cafe and Pub was the first craft beer pub of its kind to open in Austin serving up over 100 craft beers, long before local…

Austin Craft Beer Events Dec 10 – Dec 16 2018

By Pam Catoe | Dec 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 12/10 Flights & Bites Week Featuring Barrel-Aged Beers | Uncle Billy’s Smokehouse & Brewery Build-A-Bike Holiday Lunches! | The ABGB Tuesday 12/11 U.R. Our Hope Charity Brew | Pinthouse Pizza – S.…

Uncle Billy's Brewery Introduces Barrel-Aged Beers

Uncle Billy’s Brewery Introduces Barrel-Aged Beers

By Irina Plakas | Dec 10, 2018

UNCLE BILLY’S BREWERY INTRODUCES BARREL-AGED BEERS Program Kicks Off with Flights and Bites Week AUSTIN, Texas (December 10, 2018) — For the first time in its twelve years of brewing, Uncle Billy’s Brewery & Smokehouse, is releasing barrel-aged beers. The brewery is simultaneously introducing four fall and winter seasonal beers barrel-aged in whiskey and tequila…

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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 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…
TABC Label and Brewery Approvals Dec 10 2018

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals Dec 10 2018

By Andrew Schwab | Dec 10, 2018

It has been too long since I have posted the TABC label and brewery approvals. In fact, too long that the backlog is way too many to even include in one post. Everything on here is from over the last month. From there, I have been slowly putting them together from the August to November…

Easy Tiger Opens Third Location At The Linc

By Pam Catoe | Dec 8, 2018

Easy Tiger Bake Shop and Beer Garden at the Linc 6406 North Interstate 35 Frontage Road The much anticipated new location of Easy Tiger officially opens this weekend with a much larger footprint, a spacious beer garden and ample parking. Expect the same menu of house made baked goods, house cured meats, spirits and a…

Austin Craft Beer Events Dec 3 – Dec 9 2018

By Pam Catoe | Dec 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 12/3 MaCAN A Difference Monday With CareBOX | Oskar Blues Brewery Tuesday 12/4 Vintage Deschutes The Abyss Beer Dinner | The Dig Pub 6pm Wednesday 12/5 Krampusnacht at Live Oak…

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 26 – Dec 2 2018

By Pam Catoe | Nov 26, 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 11/26 Cider Monday | Black Star Co-op 4pm Tuesday 11/27 Austin Homebrew Festival Hell Yes Project: At The Central Texas Food Bank | The ABGB 6pm Real Ale Pint Night:…

10 Must Visit Breweries in Austin

10 Must Visit Breweries in Austin

By Guest Blogger | Nov 20, 2018

This guest post is by James Lipari. Here are 10 breweries/brewpubs that are a must visit located in Austin, Texas.  For a full list of all the breweries see our Texas Brewery & Brewpub Tour Listings with Map.  Austin Beer Garden Brewing (ABGB) If you haven’t been to the ABGB, I’m not sure what you’re…

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 19 - Nov 25 2018

Austin Craft Beer Events Nov 19 – Nov 25 2018

By Pam Catoe | Nov 19, 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 11/19 Tap Takeover: Abita Brewing | Growler USA Tuesday 11/20 Pubology | Whitestone Brewery 7pm Apa!Apa #12 Release Party = BYOV + BYOD | The ABGB 5pm Wednesday 11/21 Pre-Thanksgiving Party!…

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…

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…