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Guide to Your Ideal Fall Getaway to Cooperstown, America's Most Perfect Village

Jane Seo | Posted 10.07.2015 | Travel
Jane Seo

Think of all the quintessential fall activities you want to check off this season: apple picking, brewery tour, spa treatment, cider doughnuts. The list goes on. Luckily, there is a one stop town in Upstate New York where you can do all of the above -- and much, much more.

Taste of Fall at Brooklyn Pour With My Favorite Pumpkin Beer

Jane Seo | Posted 10.01.2015 | Taste
Jane Seo

This year's Brooklyn Pour certainly satisfied my craving for this autumnal flavor with plenty of craft breweries featuring their seasonal pumpkin brew.

5 Reasons Beer is Better Than Women, For the Divorced Guys Out There

Laura Lifshitz | Posted 09.30.2015 | Comedy
Laura Lifshitz

Women are great but take your time after divorce before deciding you're brave enough to handle one of us. Instead, drink beer, and watch that you don't lose those abs too much.

An Affectionate Rant on the Virtues of City Traffic

Nina Griffin | Posted 09.29.2015 | Parents
Nina Griffin

Honestly, the only waiting I've done since moving to the country is for the seasons to change. Yes, there is the occasional line at the local apple orchard during Harvest Fest when three people are ahead of you on the homemade donut line.

Florida Craft Beer: Proof Brewing Company

Visit Florida | Posted 09.21.2015 | Travel
Visit Florida

You've heard about pairing food and beer. How about beer paired with authentic Florida experiences? Join us as we explore the state through the flavors of Florida's craft beer culture.

Honest Beer Bottles That Are Tired of Your Nonsense

VinePair | Posted 09.17.2015 | Taste

We've heard from the wine bottles, and now it's time for your favorite bottle of brew to tell you how it is - and they're not afraid to tell you how it is.

Best Craft Beers | Posted 09.11.2015 | Taste

From centuries-old German cloisters to forward-thinking Spanish breweries, top-shelf craft beers are popping up in the unlikeliest of places -- and bringing with them exciting new innovations and flavors.

6 Facts Every Self-Respecting Beer Drinker Should Know

Thrillist | Posted 09.08.2015 | Taste

Luckily, with beer forever being the beverage of the people, the amount of smarts required to get what you like is relatively pocket-sized. These tips will help you navigate beer lists, talk to bartenders and shop clerks, and give you a huge leg up out in the wild.

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

Tom Conrad | Posted 09.23.2015 | 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

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

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 | Posted 07.02.2015 | Taste

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

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

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