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Gen Z Alcohol Trends Report Paints Complicated Picture for Craft Beer

By Aaron Stevens / May 29, 2022 / 0 Comments

Gen Z Alcohol Trends Report Paints Complicated Picture for Craft Beer The global COVID-19 pandemic has been among the most disruptive events in the history of craft beer. Thousands of breweries have had to make fundamental, business-altering decisions on the fly. As craft beer emerges from the COVID years, breweries will have to reassess the consumer landscape and adjust their businesses. A crucial piece of the puzzle is the arrival of Generation Z as legal […]

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Breweries Open on Memorial Day

By Pam Catoe / May 29, 2022 / Comments Off on Breweries Open on Memorial Day

Breweries Open on Memorial Day Several breweries around town will be open on Memorial Day, some with limited hours. This list is comprised based on social media updates, please check the brewery’s social media in advance for hours or last-minute closures. *These breweries are hosting special events. 4th Tap Brewing Co-op *12 Fox Beer Company (512) Brewing Co. Austin Beerworks Batch Craft Beer & Kolaches Bear King Brewing Black Star Co-op Celis Brewery Central District […]

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Austin Woman Magazine Honors Local Brewery Co-Founder

By Pam Catoe / May 23, 2022 / 0 Comments

Austin Woman Magazine Honors Local Brewery Co-Founder Amy Cartwright, co-founder, and President of Independence Brewing Co. takes home the first-ever Austin Women’s Way award in the Beverage and Culinary Arts Austin Woman magazine hosts the Woman’s Way Business Awards annually, recognizing and promoting women business owners and community leaders across a variety of categories. In its 7th year, the event reflects the magazine’s vision to “uplift and cultivate our community of inspiring women” by celebrating […]

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Austin Small Businesses Unite for Stop AAPI Hate, Celebrate Asian Heritage Through Beer

By Melanie Ross / May 19, 2022 / Comments Off on Austin Small Businesses Unite for Stop AAPI Hate, Celebrate Asian Heritage Through Beer

Austin Small Businesses Unite for Stop AAPI Hate, Celebrate Asian Heritage Through Beer Photo credit to Tyler Hood, Austin Beerworks UPDATE: there is a relaunch and a new event happening this Saturday, May 21, 11 am to 6 pm “This is more than a beer, this is a celebration and a way for us to bring awareness to Stop AAPI Hate. I’m really looking forward to seeing the Austin community coming out and supporting the […]

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Round Up of Austin Area World Beer Cup Winners

By Pam Catoe / May 17, 2022 / 0 Comments

In early May, several Austin area breweries took home awards at the prestigious World Beer Cup in Minneapolis. Typically held every two years, the last World Beer Cup was held in 2018 with Pinthouse Pizza taking home two awards, and was canceled in 2020 due to the pandemic. During this year’s awards ceremony, the Brewers Association announced that the World Beer Cup would be an annual event going forward, held during the annual Craft Brewers […]

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The Brewers Association’s SAVOR™ Event Breaks Out of the Ordinary After Two-Year Hiatus

By Pam Catoe / May 10, 2022 / 0 Comments

The Brewers Association’s SAVOR™ Event Breaks Out of the Ordinary After Two-Year Hiatus Press Release Tickets for the can’t miss food and beer pairing event are available now. WHAT: SAVOR™: An American Craft Beer & Food Experience is unlike any craft beer event. It’s a sensory adventure that answers the tantalizing question: what if we paired some of the best craft brewers with some of the finest chefs for a single night of culinary bliss? […]

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CBC 2022 Central Texas in Pictures

By David Kulczar / May 5, 2022 / 0 Comments

CBC 2022 in Minneapolis Central Texas Attendees in Photos We attempted to take photos of many of the Central Texas attendees that we encountered over 4 days at the conference.  If you would like your photos added to this collage, contact david@craftbeeraustin.com.

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Statewide Grant Program Breaks Down Barriers to Entry for Aspiring Craft Brewers

By Pam Catoe / May 1, 2022 / 0 Comments

Statewide Grant Program Breaks Down Barriers to Entry for Aspiring Craft Brewers Press Release: A grant program will open for applications from future Texas craft brewery owners on April 26th. Grantees will receive one year of free membership (a $300 value) in the Texas Craft Brewers Guild, the trade association for independent craft breweries in Texas. The grants are funded by Method Architecture, a Texas-based firm that’s also a long-time member of the Guild. “Breweries […]

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CBC 2022 Preview

By David Kulczar / April 30, 2022 / Comments Off on CBC 2022 Preview

Craft Brewer’s Conference 2022Preview and Guide Join Craft Beer Austin at CBC 2022.America’s Largest Craft Brewing Industry GatheringMinneapolis, MN | May 2-5, 2022  The Brewers Association hosts the Craft Brewers Conference® & BrewExpo America® each year in a different location around the country. It’s the largest craft beer industry conference and this year will be hosted in Minneapolis.  This conference will follow closely on the heels of the delayed 2021 conference that took place in […]

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Austin Ale Trail Passports Available Now

By Pam Catoe / April 28, 2022 / 0 Comments

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, grab a passport for $5 at one of the participating partners, visit local breweries to get a stamp and redeem your passport for unique swag. This year’s passport is a special green passport […]

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Women in Beer | Daytona Camps

By Pam Catoe / April 26, 2022 / 0 Comments

Central Texas has a distinct and growing beer culture and women are not only present in every aspect of it from brewers, and distributors to consumers; they are also well-respected leaders shaping the craft beer culture. Our Women in Beer series highlights the women in our community shaping the beer scene including members of the Austin chapter of the Pink Boots Society. This edition features Daytona Camps, Brewer, and Brand Ambassador at Celis Brewing. Describe your average week. […]

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Marshmallows Are Sticking Around the Craft Beer Scene!

By Sponsored Post / April 24, 2022 / Comments Off on Marshmallows Are Sticking Around the Craft Beer Scene!

Marshmallows Are Sticking Around the Craft Beer Scene! This is a sponsored post in partnership with Tavour Just a few years ago, beers brewed with marshmallows were virtually unheard of. Now, the once niche ingredient has grown into one of the trendiest adjuncts in craft beer! But the industry is no stranger to fads coming and going, seemingly overnight. Where one craft movement might lead to a brewing staple, like the New England IPA, others go […]

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