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Beer Tour Alert: 5 Tips For The Best Craft Beer And Brewery Tour To Germany [Photos ]

Tom Conrad | Posted 08.28.2015 | Travel
Tom Conrad

Fall beer season is just around the corner. And as craft beer rides a seismic wave of popularity that shows no sign of letting up, beer travelers are more sophisticated and beer tours are getting more interesting.

America's Best Cities for Beer (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 08.20.2015 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

As part of this year's America's Favorite Cities survey, readers ranked 38 metro area on categories like fine dining, live music, pizza, and burgers, all of which lend themselves to another survey category: locally-made craft beer.

Italy's Overwhelming Love of Craft Beer

Brendon O'Brien | Posted 08.11.2015 | Taste
Brendon O'Brien

Grab a Cantillon 2010 Lou Pepe Gueuze and pair it with the housemade cheesecake topped with raspberries reduced in a framboise from the same famed brewery. The owner, Nino, and his staff have a firm motto they stand by: 'No Crap on Tap.' More and more Italians are living by it.

Top 10 Best Places For Beer Snobs

Trippy | Posted 08.07.2015 | Travel
Trippy

If you're someone who knows your IPAs from your IBUs then you probably love checking out the local brews wherever you go.

Weighing in on Women and Beer

Julia Herz | Posted 07.31.2015 | Taste
Julia Herz

With the viral voices of today's social media channels, I see checks and balances in play. Vocal consumers are forcing brands to grow a conscience. Integrity is the metaphorical yard stick for the average craft brewer and beer lover.

100-Year-Old Woman Credits Longevity to Daily Pint of Guinness

Van Winkle's | Posted 07.21.2015 | Healthy Living
Van Winkle's

What does it take to survive for a century? Some credit beef stew; others, faith. For Gladys Fielden, it's a pint of stout. "I have a Guinness at 1...

Craft Beer Is Blossoming In Santiago de Compostela!

Findery | Posted 07.16.2015 | Travel
Findery

If you know anything about Santiago, you know that it's all about The Camino: A religious pilgrimage that calls people far and wide to walk here. I'm not religious. And I'm not keen on walking cross-country. That said, I am a fan of walking from bar to bar, sampling the local craft beer scene.

The Beer Belly Is a Myth

Julia Herz | Posted 07.15.2015 | Taste
Julia Herz

It's time to clear up a major myth about the bodies of beer drinkers: The "beer belly" is bunk! Ironically, as much as the terms 'beer' and 'fat' are ...

10 "Buzz"-Worthy Beers Brewed in Illinois

Reboot Illinois | Posted 07.08.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

There are hundreds of beers brewed at more than 80 breweries in Illinois, as listed in the Illinois Craft Brewers Guild. These include famous classics like Goose Island's 312 and smaller, niche brews known only to locals and true hops aficionados.

Top Five Summer Beers

GAYOT.com | Posted 07.02.2015 | Taste
GAYOT.com

From hoppy pale ales to crisp pilsners to a fruit-infused seasonal shandy, these thirst-quenchers are perfect for raising a toast to our forefathers. Best of all? Each of our featured beers are offered at a reasonable price, meaning you can stock your cooler without breaking the bank.

Expert Craft Beer Pairings For Your Very Best 4th Of July

Brendon O'Brien | Posted 07.02.2015 | Taste
Brendon O'Brien

Of course Independence Day is our nation's celebration of freedom, but for a lot of Americans it is the freedom from our daily grind that we celebrate. It's one of those few holidays dictated by no real commitment other than the commitment to have fun.

Carrot Beer Now Exists

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.17.2015 | Taste

Even in the wildly innovative world of craft beer today, it's still possible to invent something new. Case in point: The new Wabbit Season beer fr...

5 Essential Maine Summer Beers

Down East Magazine | Posted 06.12.2015 | Taste
Down East Magazine

They're churning out some of the nation's tastiest and most inventive brews.

The Hottest Bars In 15 U.S. Cities

Zagat | Posted 06.12.2015 | Taste
Zagat

From craft-beer destinations to swanky cocktail lounges, here are the hottest bars in 15 U.S. cities. Bottoms up!

Illinois Improbable: A Story of Upending Expectations

Richard Bangs | Posted 06.11.2015 | Travel
Richard Bangs

It was spring, and as I drove from O'Hare to Evanston I was struck by the beauty; of the blossoms, the psychic valence of the architecture, the light off the lake. What had I missed on my first tour through this middle earth?

State Bans Babies From Appearing On Beer Bottles

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 06.05.2015 | Taste

When Founders Brewing Company first started distributing its acclaimed beers in New Hampshire back in August 2012, one beer was conspicuously absent f...

Why Everyone Should Be Making Beer Floats This Summer

Food52 | Posted 06.05.2015 | Taste
Food52

You'll want to approach pouring beer into a float with a bit of delicacy.

A Guide to Slovenia's Best Craft Breweries

Inga Batur | Posted 05.28.2015 | Travel
Inga Batur

Despite its size of 20.273 square kilometers, Slovenia is home to roughly around 28 breweries, making it a perfect destination for any beer connoisseur. Here's a list of the true stars of Slovenia's beer renaissance.

Bet You Didn't Know Just How Green These American Breweries Are

Culture-ist | Posted 05.20.2015 | Green
Culture-ist

While it may surprise you to learn that the total number of craft breweries grew by 15.3 percent between 2012 and 2013, more surprising may be the fact that a large number of those companies also operate environmentally friendly production models.

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Craft Breweries In North Carolina Face Stout Political Opposition To Expansion Efforts

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.12.2015 | Politics

North Carolina’s craft beer advocates achieved a significant victory in 2005 when the “Pop the Cap” coalition convinced state legislators to rai...

Strange Brew: Beer and Art are Surreal in St. Pete

Visit Florida | Posted 05.06.2015 | Travel
Visit Florida

Surrealist is both tart and hoppy and has proven to be an unexpectedly popular offering for the brewery, whose core brands include stouts, wheats, pale ales and IPA's.

Home Brewer Sues MillerCoors For Telling Him Blue Moon Is A Craft Beer

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.04.2015 | Business

Blue Moon, a Belgian-style white beer and one of the fastest-growing brands in the U.S., is marketed as a craft beer. But it isn't a craft beer. At...

Craft Beer Going Social Analog With Card and Board Game

Andre Bourque | Posted 06.30.2015 | Business
Andre Bourque

The craft beer industry is booming to the tune of $19.6 billion and at every taproom, brewing and brewpub there are craft beer fans on their phones.

The Hilarious Way Craft Breweries Are Trolling Budweiser

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 04.21.2015 | Taste

A group of craft brewers has discovered that revenge is both sweet and a dish best served cold. More specifically, for a nationwide group of brewe...

Money, Marketing and Macro vs. Craft Beer

Tom Cramer | Posted 06.13.2015 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

The first wave of social media comments expressed shock, anger and hope that heads would roll. It had to be a mistake. Why make fun of beer drinkers?