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Adelbert’s Brewery Releases Charitable Buzzbait Blonde

Adelbert’s Brewery Releases Charitable Buzzbait Blonde

By Irina Plakas | Jul 21, 2017

We recently had Buzzbait. Here is a picture of Buzzbait with our newest family member Star.   Adelbert’s Brewery Releases Charitable Buzzbait Blonde Newest can offering from brewery benefits good cause July 20, 2017 – AUSTIN – Adelbert’s Brewery, an award winning brewery in Austin Texas, is happy to announce the release of its newest…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals July 21 2017

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals July 21 2017

By Andrew Schwab | Jul 21, 2017

For this week’s TABC label approvals it looks like Spindletap may have plans for their Houston Haze to hit some level of distribution since they received approvals for those cans. Other than that, we have a new beer from Celis and the first approvals from Abilene’s Sockdolager. This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg…

Try These Texas Hefeweizen Beers To Cool Off In The Summer

Top Texas Hefeweizen Beers You Should Try

By Irina Plakas | Jul 20, 2017

My first Hefeweizen beer was in Amsterdam Hoegaarden Blanche, Brouwerij van Hoegaarden many years ago before I moved to Texas. I still remember the delicious taste of it spiced with coriander and orange peel. Hefeweizen is a south German style of wheat beer ‘weissbier’ which is made with at least 50% wheat. Per Wikipedia, The…

Beers & Sunset Cruise Aug 17th 7PM 2017

Oskar Blues Brewery Beers & Sunset Cruise 2017

By Irina Plakas | Jul 18, 2017

Enjoy Oskar Blues Brewery on Ladybird Lake! Date: Thursday, Aug 17th 2017 Time: 7PM – 10PM Location: Capital Cruises Join Oskar Blues Brewery & Craft Beer Austin on this Special Boat Cruise Downtown on Lady Bird Johnson Lake! Watch the beautiful sunset and see the Mexican free-tailed bats under the Congress Bridge while enjoying hand crafted canned beer tastings from Oskar Blues…

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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 July 17 – 23 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jul 17, 2017

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 7/17 Indiana Jones Trivia | Hops and Grain 7pm Belgian Beer Week | Flying Saucer Mega Mutt Monday! | Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden 6pm Green Drinks with the…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals July 14 2017

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals July 14 2017

By Andrew Schwab | Jul 14, 2017

So, it has been 3 weeks since the latest TABC label and brewery approval. Part of that is to do with me being out of town for two Fridays in a row, and also part of it was due to laziness. With that said, here are the last 3 week’s worth of approvals. A lot…

Austin Craft Beer Events July 10 - 16 2017

Austin Craft Beer Events July 10 – 16 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jul 10, 2017

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 7/10 Idle Vine Beer School | Idle Vine Brewery 7pm It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia Trivia | Hops and Grain 7pm Celis Pint Night & Trivia Night at Dog &…

Favorite Summer Six-Pack Beers In Texas 2017

Favorite Summer Six-Pack Beers In Texas 2017

By Guest Blogger | Jul 10, 2017

This guest post is by Gabriela. Ready to escape the heat with a river trip or visit to the lake? Go Texan with these great local beers, good for easy drinking all summer long. Check out my Favorite Summer Six-Pack Beers In Texas 2017! For those who enjoy an early start on their aquatic adventures, Seven…

The Big Give 2017 Austin Charity Benefit Sept 8

By Irina Plakas | Jul 8, 2017

  Craft Beer Austin is participating in the The Big Give Austin charity benefit! We hope you will join us on Friday, September 8th 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 and…

Austin Craft Beer Events July 4 – July 9 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jul 4, 2017

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 7/4 4th of July party! | Hops and Grain 12pm Fourth of July Day Party! | Live Oak Brewery 2pm 4th of July Party! | 4th Tap Brewing Co-op 5pm…

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Texas Craft Brewers Festival Austin 2017

By Irina Plakas | Jul 1, 2017

Texas Craft Brewers Festival Returns To Austin on Sept. 30, 2017 State’s Largest Celebration Of Texas-Brewed Craft Beer Just Got Bigger With The Addition Of New Opening Night ‘Partners In Craft’ Event AUSTIN, Texas (June 29, 2017) — The Texas Craft Brewers Festival, the state’s largest beer event focused exclusively on Texas-brewed craft beer, returns to…

Craft Beer Weekend in Austin

Craft Beer Weekend In Austin

By Irina Plakas | Jun 30, 2017

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…

Vista Brewing Texas

Vista Brewing Breaks Ground in Texas Hill Country

By Irina Plakas | Jun 29, 2017

Vista Brewing Breaks Ground in Texas Hill Country Destination Brewery & Tasting Room Coming to 21 Acres Just Outside of Austin Driftwood, TX – June 4, 2017 – Vista Brewing broke ground on a 21 acre destination brewery just southwest of Austin and at the gateway to the Central Texas Wine Trail. The initial phase…

Southern Heights Brewing – Coming Soon To Austin Texas

By Pam Catoe | Jun 28, 2017

Southern Heights Brewing Company Coming Soon to Austin, Texas Located at 6014 Techni Center Dr, Austin, Texas The southeast brewery corridor is expanding once again with the addition of Southern Heights Brewing Company conveniently located off of 183 south and Techi Center Drive, joining neighbors Friends and Allies, Hi Sign and Live Oak. Austin Russell…

Two Wheel Brewing Co. - Texas Craft Brewery Profile

Two Wheel Brewing Co. – Texas Craft Brewery Profile

By Aleida Taddei | Jun 28, 2017

Two Wheel Brewing Co. Located at 535 S. Loop 4 in Buda, Texas 78610 It was during a mountain bike ride that Marc Woffenden met his wife, Alexis. When they took the relationship to the next level – no not like that – which was motorcycle riding, the name of their brewery was already taking shape.…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 26 - July 2 2017

Austin Craft Beer Events June 26 – July 2 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jun 26, 2017

  Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Real Ale Brewery of the Month | The Brass Tap Round Rock Monday 6/26 MaCAN a Difference Monday – Austin Dog Alliance | Oskar Blues Brewery 12pm In The Weeds Summer Shindig! |…

Upcoming Austin Steam Train Craft Beer Events 2017

Upcoming Austin Steam Train Craft Beer Events 2017

By Irina Plakas | Jun 25, 2017

Join Beer Flyer (Austin Steam Train), featuring their local craft beer pairings on the Beer Train. Passengers will enjoy a custom 3 hour Austin Steam Train ride with local craft beer pairings with vegetarian or meat options. Upcoming Scheduled Events: SOLD OUT– Beer Train – Red Horn Coffee House and Brewing Co. on June 17, 2017 at 7pm *SOLD…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 23 2017

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 23 2017

By Andrew Schwab | Jun 23, 2017

On this week’s TABC label and Brewery Approval we have Adelbert’s Travelin’ Man IPA and Dogfish Head Oak-Aged Vanilla World Wide Stout. 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…

Celis Brewery

Celis Brewery, Austin’s First Craft Brewery is Now Open

By Irina Plakas | Jun 22, 2017

  Christine Celis, daughter of Pierre Celis is restoring her fathers legacy in Austin Texas. Pierre Celis revived the Belgian Wit beer in Hoegaarden Belgium in 1966. In 1992, at age 67, Pierre founded Celis Brewery in Austin on Highway 290 (it closed in 2000). Celis White and Grand Cru won many GABF medals together. Update:…

Sierra Naveda Beer Camp Austin June 24

Austin Craft Beer Events June 19 – 25 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jun 19, 2017

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Real Ale Brewery of the Month | The Brass Tap Round Rock Monday 6/19 Doctor Who Trivia “The Daleks” edition | Hops and Grain 7pm Collaboration Beer Pairing Dinner | St. Elmo Co. 6pm…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 16 2017

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 16 2017

By Andrew Schwab | Jun 16, 2017

On this week’s list, we are starting to see some new Jester King Spon offerings. Along with that, Amarillo Beer Company started receiving their first approvals (they are not quite open yet), along with NOLA (Louisiana) receiving their first Texas approvals. This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg B = Large format bottle bb…

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Austin June 24 2017

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Austin June 24 2017

By Irina Plakas | Jun 15, 2017

This summer, Beer Camp is hitting the road on an eight-city festival tour, and every craft brewer in America is invited to join. Sponsored by the local craft brewers’ guilds in each city, festivals feature live music, street artists, food trucks and hundreds of beers for tasting including pours of the Beer Camp Across the…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 12 – 18 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jun 12, 2017

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Real Ale Brewery of the Month | The Brass Tap Round Rock Monday 6/12 The Craft Series at 1886 6pm Idle Vine Beer School 7pm They’re Back! Celis Re-Launch | Whip In 5pm Celis Brewery…

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 9 2017

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals June 9 2017

By Andrew Schwab | Jun 9, 2017

It seems like the TABC dropped the ball last week and did not update their label database for approvals. It took them about 10 days to post anything new. With that said, they ended up updating it, so there are about two weeks worth of approvals on here. We now have the first of Celis…

Divine Canines Annual Barks for Beers 2017 Recap

Divine Canines Annual Barks for Beers 2017 Recap

By Guest Blogger | Jun 6, 2017

This guest post is by Gabriela. Divine Canines Annual Barks for Beers 2017 Recap As the craft beverage industry grows in Austin, so does the community’s willingness to drink beer for a worthy cause. For the fourth year running, Divine Canines held their annual Barks for Beers fundraiser this past May to support programs providing…

Austin Craft Beer Events June 5 - 11 2017

Austin Craft Beer Events June 5 – 11 2017

By Pam Catoe | Jun 5, 2017

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Real Ale Brewery of the Month | The Brass Tap Round Rock Monday 6/5 Friends & Allies Can Release | Whip In 4pm Make a Difference Monday at Oskar Blues 5pm Pinthouse Cellar Series…

Austin Craft Beer Events May 30 – June 4 2017

By Pam Catoe | May 30, 2017

Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Divine Canines Barks for Beers Tuesday 5/30 Rick & Morty Trivia (2 nights) | Hops and Grain Beer Rep HH | Waller Creek Pub House 4pm Wednesday 5/31 Bike Night at…

Forager Fest at Zilker Brewing May 27 2017

Forager Fest at Zilker Brewing May 27 2017

By Pam Catoe | May 27, 2017

Zilker Brewing Co. has partnered with local chefs and forager Rachael Young of Wild Eats Austin to bring you a uniquely Austin event featuring local chefs and special beers made with foraged ingredients. Forager Fest takes place at Zilker Brewing Company this Saturday from noon to 4pm and will showcase locally grown ingredients from Yard to Market Co-op,…