Monthly Archives: September 2012

Life is good in the Eastern USA

Craft Brewing And Distilling News •Chester County, Pennsylvania’s Evil Genius Beer Co. has released a new year-round package, Eyeclops IPA Variety Pack. The six-pack will feature two each of the company’s three IPA brews—Evil Eye PA, an American IPA released … Continue reading

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The Great American Beer Festival is coming. Are you ready?

Great Storm Facebook Page Great Storm Brewing’s Rum Raisin Stout soap. The Great American Beer Festival is coming, and you want to make sure you’re properly tubbed and scrubbed, but ordinary ablutions aren’t going to cut it — not for … Continue reading

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We At BrewingReport.com Love Stone Brewing

Stone Brewing Co. Plans Pub and Brewery in LA The cat is out of the bag. Stone Brewing Co., the San Diego-based brewing and craft beer distributor, is looking to open a restaurant/pub and brewery in the environs of Los … Continue reading

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A Very Bad Night…

DUI Driver Crashes Into Beer Distributor: A man is in custody after police say he crashed into a beer distributor while under the influence. It happened Sunday around 3:30 a.m. on the 2200 block of West Allegheny Avenue in the … Continue reading

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More Wonders of Beer…

6 Brilliant Uses For Beer   While you’re cracking open a cold bottle of beer to celebrate Oktoberfest, you might want to consider using that chilly brew for purposes other than drinking. Here are some cool uses beyond imbibing: Beer … Continue reading

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Slowly But Surely…

U.S. Light Beer Consumption Declines as Craft and Import Beer Sales Surge It was another year of declines for the beer industry. Heightened competition from other beverage alcohol segments, high unemployment rates among core consumers and a struggling economy contributed … Continue reading

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Gotta Love Fresh Hop Beers…

Full Sail Brewing Celebrates the Hop Harvest with Fresh Hop Hopfenfrisch Pilsner Located in the heartland of hops, every year the Full Sail brewers wait with thirsty anticipation for hop harvest and the chance to celebrate by brewing fresh hop … Continue reading

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Yet Another Reason For Beer…

So Apparently, Beer Can Help Keep Muscle Tissue Strong in Old Age   In what seems like a research experiment out of UC Santa Barbara (sorry to stereotype), there is a research team from Tokushima University that has discovered a … Continue reading

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We Have a Long Way To Go….

World’s Most Popular Beers: ‘The Drinks Business’ Names Top 10 Biggest Brands Of 2011   The Drinks Business profiled the world’s most popular beers for 2011 in its annual Brands Report this past summer, and the results may surprise you. … Continue reading

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Upslope’s Pumpkin Ale/Gold Medal at GABF

Upslope Brewing in Boulder releases award-winning Pumpkin Ale in cans Upslope’s Pumpkin Ale will be available through October. (Photo provided by Upslope) Editor’s note: This marks the print debut of First Drafts, a biweekly column that features material from The … Continue reading

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It better be Really Good Beer!!

Win Your wife’s weight in beer!! Yup, that’s the grand prize of this year’s North American Wife-Carrying Championship, taking place at Sunday River in Newry, Maine on Oct. 6, along with five times your betrothed’s weight in cash. Of course, … Continue reading

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No Fuss Yeast Bread

       Nothing is better than taking a nice hot freshly made loaf of bread from the oven. If you agree, you’ll want to give this a try. You’ll need: 1 cup of room temp beer. I used our … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Cider…Fall is here!!

Woodchuck Hard Cider presents from their Private Reserve a new 6.9% alcohol content Pumpkin cider. Available for the upcoming Fall season. The line distinguishing hard cider from beer is getting murkier. Exceptional ciders are being made using beer yeast. Apple-flavored … Continue reading

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Hmmm…. maybe pill form would be better….

Beer Keeps Your Muscles Strong – But You’d Need to Drink 154 Pints a Day Drinking beer can keep you strong in old age, according to Japanese scientists who found a substance in hops that can actually prevent muscle tissue … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the happy couple!!

  Ken and Steph Newbury. Handout photo.   A hearty Hip Hops congrats goes out to Ken and Steph Newbury of St. Peters, who got married on Sept. 8, surrounded by friends, family — and the groom’s favorite beers. The day … Continue reading

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