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Craft Beers

Chefs and Bartenders Tell Us Their Dad's Favorite Drinks

Thrillist | Posted 06.13.2014 | Taste

Some are beer guys, some love mispronouncing wine varieties, some do shots, and some eschew booze altogether.

Meet Germany's Beer-Brewing Nun, Sister Doris

Tom Conrad | Posted 07.16.2014 | Taste
Tom Conrad

It's hard not to be smitten with Sister Doris. But, hey, she's a nun, so don't fall too hard. Lavish your affection on her beer instead.

Can German Beer Get Any Better? Craft Brewing Spreads to the World's Mecca of Beer

Tom Conrad | Posted 07.14.2014 | Food
Tom Conrad

It was only a matter of time. The viral spread of craft beer has made it to Germany, the country whose beer is so good nobody thought it could get any better.

The 10 Best Beers You've Probably Never Heard Of

The Huffington Post | Taste Editors | Posted 04.07.2014 | Taste

Get out of your beer rut.

Craft Beer: What Is It, Anyway?

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 03.10.2014 | Taste

We know you drink it, but do you really know what it is?

The Best Beer In America Is..

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 02.08.2014 | Taste

If you want the best English pale ale, go to England. If you want a perfect glass of sake, go to Japan. And if you want a mouthwatering pint of any other kind of beer, your best bet might be the Midwest.

WATCH: Hipsters Ordering Beer

Alison Spiegel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste

This video is everything we've ever wanted.

Behold The Coolest Beer Cans On The Market

Thrillist | Posted 01.08.2014 | Taste

Thank God, now we can concentrate on the aluminum art that encases our booze.

9 Beers Americans No Longer Drink

24/7 Wall Street | Posted 12.15.2013 | Business

Beer is not selling the way it used to. U.S. sales of the beverage declined in four of the past five years. Between 2007 and 2012, beer sales fell by ...

Why Utah Is A Beer-Lovers Paradise

Maile Keone | Posted 03.19.2013 | Travel
Maile Keone

I like beer, so my travels frequently find me seeking out places that make great beer. Luckily, I live in a state where some passionate people built local breweries that make craft beer. And while there is still lingering suspicions of bizarre liquor laws in Utah, recent changes to the laws have made it a non-issue.

American Beer Industry Breaks Historic Record

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 12.13.2012 | Food

There are now 2751 breweries operating in the United States -- more than at any other time in American history, according data released Wednesday by t...

Astoria Characters: The Guy With the Extra Six-Pack

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 02.03.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Gurgle, gurglegurglegurgle, gurgle. Rich Buceta gets so excited when he hears this sound that you'd think he'd discovered a multi-million-dollar oil well gushing up through his factory floor.

Craft Beer Propels Beer Sale Turnaround -- Finally

Posted 10.05.2012 | Food

After years of depressing declines in sales, the beer industry could really use some good news. And today, just in time for Oktoberfest and football s...

Who's Who In Craft Beer

Food Republic | Posted 07.23.2012 | Food
Food Republic

Thirty years ago, the concept of a craft-beer power ranking system was inconceivable. Back then, there were only a handful of breweries pumping out suds that deviated from the watery-lager norm.

Lagunitas Set To Open New South Side Chicago Brewhouse

Posted 04.10.2012 | Chicago

Lagunitas Brewing Company, known best for its popular India Pale Ale, announced late Monday that it will open a large, new brewery on Chicago's Southw...

5 Organic Beers For The Super Bowl

Posted 02.04.2012 | Green

From Kimi Harris and Mother Nature Network: The real question is not why drink organic beer, but why not? If you care about the environment and the...

Ready For A 'Stairway To Heaven' Lager? | Posted 12.20.2011 | Fifty

Something to look forward to for fans of both craft beer and rock-'n'-roll anthems: Lost Abbey, a fine California brewery we've touted before, has ann...

5 Craft Beers Worth Traveling For

Food Republic | Posted 09.04.2011 | Food
Food Republic

While some breweries such as Sierra Nevada, Rogue and Stone distribute their suds from coast to coast, they're the exception to the rule.

Alcohol Sales Bounce Back Despite (Or Because Of?) Unemployment

Posted 08.09.2011 | Food

When sales of alcohol plummeted 9% in 2009, FiveThirtyEight statistician Nate Silver said that it meant that the booze industry was "no-longer recessi...

The Perfect Bread for the Super Bowl

Jordana Zizmor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Jordana Zizmor

If you serve sandwiches made on Orwasher's beer bread at your Super Bowl party it will put your usual hero to shame. It's made using Sixpoint's Otis ...

Getting Fresh with Wet-Hop Beers

Tracy Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Tracy Howard

The September/October issue of Imbibe Magazine celebrates the seasonality of beer, and come fall, there are plenty of brews to get excited about, not ...

Brewing in Japan: Interview With Bryan Baird of Baird Beer

Devin Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Devin Stewart

I visited Baird Brewing Company, one of Japan's most innovative new craft breweries. I had the fortune to meet Bryan and Sayuri Baird, who founded the brewery.

Craft Beer Sales Up 10.3% In 2009

The Boulder Daily Camera | Alicia Wallace | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last year was not the easiest for some in the beer business: Overall sales in the United States were down 2.2 percent and imported beer sales dropped ...

Goose Island, Craft Brewers Doing Well Despite Recession

Chicago Tribune | Mike Hughlett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With an ugly recession raging this spring, Goose Island Beer Co. launched Sophie, a high-end Belgian-style brew with a retail price of $8 to $9 per 22...

Flavored Craft Beers Grow In Popularity

USA Today Via ABC News | Theresa Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It may seem heresy to purists, but flavored beers are going mainstream as brewers reach for sales growth. The $90 billion beer industry only recently...