Pam Catoe

Like most people, my love for craft beer started in college when most craft consisted of imports. Austin has come a long way since then and I love being a part of the Austin beer culture and consistantly expanding my beer knowledge. Follow Me on Twitter @PamCraftBeerATX

Troy Aikman’s EIGHT Secures a Top Draft Pick with Seasoned Pro David Reny

Troy Aikman’s EIGHT Secures a Top Draft Pick with Seasoned Pro David Reny In a move that signals their ambition to challenge the major brewing conglomerates and emerge as the ‘next great American beer,’ Troy Aikman is proud to announce the appointment of industry veteran David Reny as Chief Commercial Officer of EIGHT Brewing. EIGHT Brewing is the company responsible for producing and marketing Aikman’s EIGHT Elite Light Lager. With nearly three decades of experience …

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The Beerists | 590 – Bird Creek Brewing

The Beerists | 590 – Bird Creek Brewing 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: 590 – Bird Creek Brewing Only weeks old at this point, Bird Creek Brewing just started slinging its suds in Temple, TX– and they’ve enlisted former Pinthouse brewer Dylan Moore as head brewer. So are they worth …

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The Beerists | 589 – From Korea With Love

The Beerists | 589 – From Korea With Love 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: 589 – From Korea With Love We have our first experience with Korean craft beer thanks to globetrotting listeners Max and Jillian! Also, Rubio tells a deeply personal story about an a recent difficult experience. If …

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The Beerists | 588 – Little Machine

The Beerists | 588 – Little Machine 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: 588 – Little Machine Mark and Pam went to Denver for GABF and came back with 3 beers from Little Machine, and one from Cerebral! Also, Pam has a close encounter with an influencer, and we all contemplate …

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The Beerists | 587 – Ardent Craft Ales

The Beerists | 587 – Ardent Craft Ales 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: 587 – Ardent Craft Ales Richmond’s Ardent Craft Ales is next in the hot seat, thanks to listener Bart Hutt! Mark and Pam are back from GABF, just in time to survive a baseball-sized freak hail storm …

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Circle Brewing Co. Announces Bankruptcy and Closure

Circle Brewing Co. Announces Bankruptcy and Closure Today Circle Brewing Co. announced bankruptcy and plans to close both locations. Circle Brewing was started by childhood friends Ben Sabel and Judson Mulherin who singled out Austin as the location to open their brewery in 2011. After roughly three years of build-out, they recently opened their second location in Elgin, Texas. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Circle Brewing Co. (@circlebrew)

Austin Ale Trail Passports Available Now

Austin Ale Trail Passports Available Now Austin’s craft beer scene is booming and shows no signs of slowing down. With so many breweries to choose from, visiting them all can be a daunting task. That’s where the Austin Ale Trail comes in as your guide to the coolest breweries, cideries, brewpubs and bottleshops in Austin and beyond. Let the passport lead you to the latest and trendiest taprooms. Explore breweries, collect stamps, and get perks. …

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Lager Jam Returns for the Ninth Year

Lager Jam Returns for the Ninth Year Lager Jam is back for its ninth year. Presented by the Austin Beer Guide, this year’s jam is returning to Spokesman Coffee at the Yard on Saturday, September 9, with a few changes. This year, party packs will not be for sale; however, Lager Jam is still free and open to all patrons 21 and up and will feature live screen printing, a DJ, food, and special surprises. …

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The Beerists | 584 – Wisconsin Duet

The Beerists | 584 – Wisconsin Duet 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: 584 – Wisconsin Duet Wisconsin! We’ve got beers from Young Blood and New Glarus, thanks to listener Paul Bueno! And boy, we’re thrilled beyond belief to welcome a very special guest for this one! You won’t believe this …

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Humble Pint Brewing Co. Set to Close in September

Humble Pint Brewing Co. Set to Close in September UPDATE: a new brewpub is taking over the space from Humble Pint in Leander. Per social media, Obsidian Brewery, Saf and Doggett, will be opening with a mixed beverage permit. Announced via an Instagram post on social media, Humble Pint Brewing Co. in Leander, TX is scheduled to close in September. In the video, the brewery announced that September would be their final month of business, …

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The Beerists | 583 – Alma Mader Brewing

The Beerists | 583 – Alma Mader Brewing 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: 583 – Alma Mader Brewing Friend of the show Jimmy Urness sent us some Alma Mader Brewing from Kansas City! Austin is the hottest it’s been in recent years, and I blame our freshly baked brains for …

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Downtown Pflugerville Gets its First Brewery | Prost Alehouse Coming Soon

Downtown Pflugerville Gets its First Brewery | Prost Alehouse Coming Soon Update Aug 2023: We recently reached out to Prost Alehouse for a progress update and here is what they said, “[A] lot has been happening, good progress. We just hired a German master brewer we are very excited about. We hope to get our final inspection for plumbing and electrical this week then work on getting the brewhouse completed. Ideally, we are shooting for …

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