Women in Beer | Karen Killough

Women in Beer | Karen Killough When I started writing for Craft Beer Austin back in 2015, my first series of articles was about Women in Beer. I am happy to announce that thanks to the ladies of the Austin chapter of the Pink Boots Society, I am bringing back the Women in Beer series. This edition features Karen Killough, Co-Founder of Vista Brewing. Describe your average week. What are you responsible for? Marketing & …

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Austin Craft Beer Events | March 9th-March 15th, 2020

Austin Craft Beer Events | March 9th-March 15th, 2020

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, Mar. 9th :  Seinfeld Trivia | Growler USA Austin | 7   Tuesday, Mar. 10th:  Harry Potter Trivia | Hops and Grain | 7-9 Beer with the Brewer | Flix Brewhouse | 5-7   Wednesday, Mar. 11th: Bramble Time! | Blue Owl | 3 Weekly East Side Beer Runners Workout | …

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Altstadt Brewery Launches Core Beer Line-Up Available in Cans

Altstadt Brewery out of Fredericksburg, Texas just announced they are releasing their core beers in cans including their Kolsch, Lager, Amber, and Hefeweizen, previously only available in bottles or on draft. Altstadt recently made news when they won double gold medals at this years Great American Beer Festival for their German style Kolsch and Munich Style Helles Lager, both first time entries. Other notable awards include the 2019 US Open Beer Championships for German Style …

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The Hill Country Brewery You Need to Visit Now

On February 22nd, the Craft Beer Austin team embarked on a small team outing to visit some breweries that are new, interesting or different; or that we had just not been to before. The highlight of what we found was “The Hill Country Brewery You Need to Visit Now” (before it’s too crowded to manage). Carter Creek Winery and Resort in Johnson City recently opened a brewery called Old 290 Brewery next to their wine …

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Must Do Austin Craft Beer Celebrations | Spring Edition 2020

Every year, spring brings a volatile weather pattern for Texans with wide swings in temperature and sunshine. However, in Austin, spring also brings a wide variety of craft beer events from festivals to anniversary parties and everything in between. Here is Craft Beer Austin’s comprehensive list of all things craft beer happening around town this spring. Anniversary Parties March 6th | 5th Anniversary Festivities | Red Horn Coffee House and Brewing Co. March 6th | …

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Independence Brewing Company Partners with TRACE for a New Monthly Dinner Series

W Austin’s TRACE restaurant has created a new monthly dinner series featuring Austin’s breweries, vineyards and distilleries. Independence Brewing Company is launching the series this Friday featuring a one-of-a-kind beer paring dinner. Friday’s dinner will includes a welcome cocktail and 3-course menu, as well as presentations from TRACE Chef de Cuisine Tim Crittenden, Executive Pastry Chef Wade Greenwood and  Independence Brewing Co.’s Amy Cartwright will be on-hand. Upon Arrival:  Welcome Cocktail and passed oysters on the …

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Austin Craft Beer Events | March 2nd-March 8th, 2020

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, Mar. 2nd: Happy Texas Independence Day !  The Office Trivia | Growler USA Austin | 7 Annual Texas Independence Day Celebration | Scholz Garten | 5-10 Texas Independence Day “Texas Trivia” | Cosmic Coffee + Beer Garden | 8-10   Tuesday, Mar. 3rd:  8.5 Minute Abs Beer Release | Whitestone …

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Craft Beer Austin Staff Picks | March 2020

  The Craft Beer Austin team is starting a new monthly series to inform our readers of our current favorite beers in and around Austin.  So without further ado and in no specific order, here are the CBA Staff Picks for March 2020: Andrew Nomadic | Peak Season | Hazy IPA From one of my favorite new breweries in South Austin. Nothing overly crazy, just a solid offering from some good people. It’s too bad …

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The Wild World of Non-Alcoholic Beer

Feature post by Brian Trivitt As I write this, we are well into February. In an effort to be healthier, I made the decision to eliminate alcohol from my diet for the first couple of weeks after the new year. Notice, I didn’t say completely “alcohol free,” as despite what some people think, is virtually impossible, considering everything from rye bread to ripe fruit has a tiny bit of alcohol. I will delve into the …

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Beer with Gin | Farmhouse Ales

Beer with Gin | Farmhouse Ales Welcome to our new series “Beer with Gin” where we hear from local beer expert Virginia (Gin) Benavidez, co-founder of The Beer Museum (and most recently the hostess with the most-est at the Austin Beer Guide Best of 2019 Party) to discuss the origin of the Farmhouse Ales. Learn more on 2/27 during WhichCraft & Beer Museum Style Night – Local Farmhouse Ales Guest post written by Gin: Could understanding …

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Craft Beer & Crawfish | Where to Find the Best Boils in Austin

Update: Please check with the establishment in advance to see if the event is still being held. Our winter was pretty short lived, if you can even call it winter. And now crawfish season is right around the corner. Here are our top picks for where to get your crawfish boil fix while enjoying local craft beer in Austin. February 23rd | Cosmic Crawfish, Shrimp and Crab Boil! | Cosmic Coffee and Beer Garden February …

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Austin Craft Beer Events Feb. 24th - March 1st, 2020

Austin Craft Beer Events | Feb. 24th-March 1st, 2020

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, Feb. 24th: Disney Trivia | Growler USA Austin | 7   Tuesday, Feb. 25th:  2nd Annual Fat Tuesday Crawfish Boil | Scholtz Garden | 5-10   Wednesday, Feb. 26th: 90s Night | Central District Brewing | 5 Southern Heights Brewing Tap Takeover! | The Growler Bar | 5-10 Hop & …

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