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2023 World Beer Cup® Registration Opens November 1

2023 World Beer Cup® Registration Opens November 1 The largest and most prestigious professional beer competition in the world, the World Beer Cup®, opens for registration November 1 through November 14, 2022. Presented by the Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American craft brewers— the World Beer Cup was developed in 1996 to celebrate international brewing excellence and showcase the breadth of the global brewing community. Previously a bi-annual event, the 2023 competition …

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The Beerists | 548 – My Main Mayne Maine

The Beerists | 548 – My Main Mayne Maine The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 548 – My Main Mayne Maine Mark, who we found out is 26 Pams tall, brought more beers from Maine! We try those, but almost don’t, because of how Grant starts the show. Also, how the …

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The Beerists | 547 – Resting OH Face

The Beerists | 547 – Resting OH Face The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 547 – Resting OH Face Our friend Joey Borders was in town from Ohio, and brought us some beers for the show! Also, Kanye’s a horrible racist, and Grant is still on Twitter. Branch & Bone Belief …

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10Best | Kid Friendly Breweries

10Best | Kid Friendly Breweries in Austin By Gin Benavidez (Updated 10/1/22) In a society where controversy could be an Olympic sport, one topic that will get any avid brewery-goer debating is whether or not kids should be taken to breweries. I’ve yet to meet any beer drinker who doesn’t have a fully-formed opinion on this matter, and most are of the mindset that the presence of children at a brewery is either completely fine …

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The Beerists | 545 – Interrupting Oktoberfest

The Beerists | 545 – Interrupting Oktoberfest The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 545 – Interrupting Oktoberfest Ok, so I had every intention to buy beer for an Oktoberfest episode but got so distracted by other stuff that I ended up abandoning that idea halfway through. So, enjoy this instead! Fair …

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The Beerists | 544 – Liability Brewing Co

The Beerists | 544 – Liability Brewing Co The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 544 – Liability Brewing Co. SC’s Liability Brewing Co wowed us earlier this year with their Stunning Belgian Blonde, Feral Garden Gnome. This week, we have a whole shows worth of their beer to try! Also, the …

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The Beerists | 543 – Wild Bois

The Beerists | 543 – Wild Bois The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 543 – Wild Bois We’re getting wild with beer from Washington’s Garden Path Fermentation and Chicago’s Is/Was Brewing! And because he never seems completely into the shows he’s on, we also kick around some concepts for a new …

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The Beerists | 542 – What Else Can Tree House Do?

The Beerists | 542 – What Else Can Tree House Do? The Beerists podcast is recorded in Austin, TX and each week we will be featuring the latest episode. The content below is an excerpt from the latest Beerists podcast release: 542 – What Else Can Tree House Do? We know about Tree House Brewing Company and their legendary hazy IPAs- but is that their only trick? We struggle to find a way to open …

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Women of the Vine and Spirits Partners with RAINN to Provide Free Sexual Harassment Training

Women of the Vine and Spirits Partners with RAINN to Provide Free Sexual Harassment Training Press Release As part of an ongoing initiative to support those in the beverage alcohol and hospitality industries, Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS), hired RAINN to develop Sexual Misconduct Prevention and Response Training, customized specifically for the beverage alcohol industry. Through the financial support of WOTVS Corporate Member Distilled Spirits Council of the United States (DISCUS) and Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) the …

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Beer with Gin | The History Behind Lagers

By Feature Writer Gin Benavidez Lager? I hardly know her! I agree with you that this is probably the worst way to open an article, but it was the first thing that popped into my head when I tried to figure out a succinct way to convey the point that, as much as beer drinkers love lagers, there’s quite a bit of mystery and misunderstanding surrounding the beer. Plus, the alternative jokes I thought up …

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Free Beer Sampling with Pink Boots Society

Vista Brewing Facebook event: Join the Pink Boots Society Austin & San Antonio Chapters for a FREE tasting event of area breweries’ 2022 collaboration beers at Vista Brewing on Sunday, April 24 from 12 pm – 2 pm RSVP HERE Join the Austin and San Antonio chapters of the Pink Boots Society to support women in the fermentation industry! Sample a variety of beers and ciders created using the same hop blend. Proceeds from these …

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Host Beer Tastings from your Private Pub at Home

Host Beer Tastings from your Private Pub at Home   Everyone remembers those basement Tiki Bars our parents spent their Christmas bonus on back in the 70s and 80s, right? Kids play upstairs while the adults catch up on the latest cocktail recipe found in Cosmo magazine. They’re coming back in a big way —  minus the avocado green and burnt orange shag carpet. The newest libation trend comes in the form of craft beer, …

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