Hopsquad Brewing Company Coming to Austin Texas

Hopsquad Brewing Company Coming to Austin Texas

Hopsquad Brewing Company Located at 2307 Kramer Lane, Austin Texas Hopsquad Brewing Company plans to join the north Austin brewery district sometime late summer or early fall with a stand-alone brewery taking over the space previously occupied by Texas Office Products and Supply at the corner of Kramer and Braker Lane. The founders Alex Limon and…

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Austin Craft Beer Events May 14 – May 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 American Craft Beer Week Pint Nights | Growler USA American Craft Beer Week | 4th Tap Brewing Co-op Monday 5/14 The Craft Series at 1886 | The Driskill 6pm Austin…

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2017 TABC Label Approvals Growth & Trends

A Review of 2017 TABC Label Approval Growth & Trends

The TABC is definitely not one of the most popular government agencies among beer fans in Texas. While their laws can be quite restrictive against beer in general (but for some reason, much looser for things like distilleries and wineries), it does provide us with some interesting data. Thanks to the system in place, I…

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Recap: Hustle for the Cause Debuts Chingona Fest

Recap: Hustle for the Cause Debuts Chingona Fest

A new festival took over Hops and Grain Brewing back in early April that aims to bring new meaning to the Mexican slang word “Chingona”. Denise Hernandez and her fiancee Krista Cottingim cofounded Hustle for the Cause to highlight and promote LBGTQ women of color, “It’s hard to find social innovation spaces and support for LGBTQ women…

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Try These Austin Brewed New England IPAs (NEIPA)

Try These Austin Brewed New England IPAs (NEIPA)

In the last few years, the IPA drinkers’ palette has moved from the classic West Coast IPA to the recent New England IPA (NEIPA); a low IBU, full-bodied, juice bomb. While classic and American IPAs are still top sellers in the market, breweries such as The Alchemist, Hill Farmstead, Tree House, and Trillium have changed…

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Austin Craft Beer Events May 7 – May 13 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 5/7 Style Night: NEIPA vs West Coast IPA | WhichCraft Tap Room & Bottle Shop 7pm Pints & Plants Vol. I: Austin Beerworks Tap Takeover | The Beer Plant 6pm Tuesday…

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Five Beer Events to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

Five Beer Events to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo First of all, let’s clear up the purpose of celebrating Cinco De Mayo here in the United States. It is not to commemorate Mexico’s independence from Spain, that occurs on September 16th each year. Instead, May 5th commemorates the Mexican victory over the French in the battle…

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Austin’s Local Brewery Contenders for World Beer Cup 2018

Austin’s Local Brewery Contenders for World Beer Cup 2018

Update: 2018 Winners Announced Congratulations to the following Austin-area breweries who took home medals this year: Pinthouse Pizza (Burnet): Gold Medal in American Style Strong Pale Ale Category for Green Battles, and Silver Medal in Fresh or Wet Hop Category for This Year’s Crop Wet Hop Pinthouse Pizza (Lamar): Bronze Medal in American Style IPA…

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Austin Craft Beer Events Apr 30 – May 6 2018

  We are giving away 2 Tickets to Adelbert’s Brewery 7th Anniversary Party on May 12th 1-5 PM on Facebook! Howdy Austin! Check out Austin Craft Beer Events and special tappings that are happening around town this week Apr 30 – May 6 2018. Austin Area Brewery Hours and Map Monday 4/30 ABW Pub Crawl…

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Suds Monkey Brewing Company – Texas Craft Brewery Profile

Suds Monkey Brewing Company Location: 1032 Canyon Bend Drive, Dripping Springs, TX Open: Fridays 3-9pm, Saturdays 12-9pm, and Sundays 12-6pm One of the new kids on the block, Suds Monkey Brewing Company is “redefining the art of beer, one batch at a time.” The nanobrewery is already making a distinctive mark on the Austin beer…

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Uncle Billy’s is Becoming Austin’s First “Brewstillery”

Uncle Billy's is Becoming Austin’s First “Brewstillery”

Uncle Billy’s Brewery is introducing a line of distilled spirits, celebrating it’s 12th anniversary with a series of events, and is launching a crowdfunding campaign to further expand. UNCLE BILLY’S BREWERY & SMOKEHOUSE is Now Austin’s First “Brewstillery” AUSTIN, Texas (April 25, 2018) – Uncle Billy’s Brewery & Smokehouse, one of Austin’s oldest craft brewpubs,…

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TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 25 2018

TABC Label and Brewery Approvals April 25 2018

Here is your “weekly” update into the TABC label and brewery approvals for the last two weeks. As usual, some may have been released already, while others are ones that we can expect to see coming in the near future. This week’s TABC Label Approvals: K = Keg B = Large format bottle bb =…

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