Updated: Apr 19, 2015 5:32 AM UTC  Saturday marked the start to the inaugural Reno Craft Beer Week, a week full of events that will showcase the craft beer culture in Northern Nevada. Dozens of breweries and restaurants will be partaking in more than 60 beer-filled events for an

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Sometimes, the best thing for the brewery is to turn down business. The Lagunitas Brewing Company is a brand even casual craft fans are familiar with – and it’s one that could expand into pretty much any market it wants to. But Ron Lindenbusch, Lagunitas’ beer weasel (a job

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The weather is finally getting warm and the brews we’re drinking are getting lighter.  And while spring is known for easier-to-drink craft beers, that certainly doesn’t mean boring.  Here are 7 intriguing spring seasonal craft beers to bring you out of winter hibernation. 1. A Hopwork Orange Fox News Beginning

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Four Firkins owner Jason Alvey, left, with store general manager Bryan Buser, opened his store in Oakdale last September. A fifth-generation entrepreneur, Jason Alvey inherited his family’s affinity for small business, but not its love of fish and fishing. For that, Twin Cities craft beer fans can be grateful.

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Rochester, N.Y. – New York’s craft beer industry grew by about 60-percent, with an estimated $3.5 billion dollar impact on the state’s economy from 2012-13. The state funded study shows that the number of breweries doubled since NY loosened regulations in 2012. “It just gives us more freedom to

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(Photo: Tereza Marks/Special to Coastal Life) Stillwater Grille in Fort Myers was one of the originals on the craft beer scene in Southwest Florida. Opened almost 3 ½ years ago and with 48 taps, this restaurant set the stage for things to come. Of those 48 taps, the majority

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Surly Doomtree Surly Brewing Co. with Doomtree Minneapolis 5.7% | Hoppy Amber Ale Intentionally not brewed to any particular style, this hop-forward collaboration sees Surly and independent hip-hop collective Doomtree partnering up. The latter’s latest full-length album, All Hands , released in January.If you’ve had Abrasive, or Furious, or

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Stillwater Label – Mono Contemporary Works by Stillwater Mono Stillwater Artisanal Baltimore 5.2% | Dry-Hopped Pilsner Stillwater’s released its first three offerings in the Contemporary Works lineup: Mono (a pilsner with Galaxy hops), Stereo (an IPA), and Surround (an imperial smoked wheat stout). The smallest of the group was

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(Photo: Peter Carr/Journal News file) ALBANY – The craft beer industry in New York grew 59 percent between 2013 and 2014 as loosened regulations have led to a surge in new breweries, cideries and wineries, a report Thursday found. The report funded by the state Brewers Association and the

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