The Best Beers I Drank in Atlanta

February 2, 2017 3

Back in December, I completed another awesome Atlanta Beercation. When I got back, I started a list of all of the best beers I had while I visited, but due to the holidays time got away from me. As the Falcons approach a Superbowl weekend, I wanted to revisit all of the great beers I had while I was there. Read More

SweetWater Brewing Rolls into Central PA

October 29, 2015 0

That’s right Central PA, Atlanta’s own SweetWater Brewing is arriving right here in our yard starting the week of 11/9/15. Don’t know about Sweetwater Brewing? Here’s the skinny: SweetWater Brewing opened in February of 1997 in Atlanta, GA They produce about 400,00 barrels a year. Expect lots of West Coast influenced IPAs in their arsenal, alongside lots of great treats. Read More

Sweetwater Brewing Adds Central PA (NYC and CT too)

September 10, 2015 2

SWEETWATER BREWING COMPANY ANNOUNCES DISTRIBUTION TO NYC, CONNECTICUT & CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA Southeast’s Largest Craft Brewery Begins Flowing in New Jersey & New York (September), Western Connecticut (November), Philadelphia Area & Central PA (November) ATLANTA (September 9, 2015) – SweetWater Brewing Company continues to drift on up the East Coast with launches this fall in New York City and Connecticut.  In June, Read More

Serve Your Neighbor: A Visit to Wild Heaven Craft Beers

November 26, 2014 0

To continue my beeraction tour of Atlanta, next up we’ll visit Wild Heaven Craft Beers. Located in Avondale Estates, Atlanta, GA Wild Heaven’s brewery can be described as an awesome beer garden, warehouse, barn hybrid with a big open layout. When I visited, it was sunny and hot (funny as right now I’m expecting snow) and the big garage door Read More

Three Taverns Brewing: Decatur’s Best Kept Secret

November 9, 2014 0

For this year’s Atlanta beercation, we decided to stay in Decatur and experience a different side of town. To our delight, Three Taverns Brewing had the same idea. This brand new brewery that just opened about a year ago is housed just a few blocks from the downtown Decatur square area and is already getting a lot of attention – Read More

Max Lager’s – A Visit to the Oldest Brewpub in Georgia

November 4, 2014 1

After sitting down and chatting with the owner, John Roberts, it became clear to me that I had made a mistake in never visiting Max Lager’s before now. Located in downtown Atlanta, I arrived at the brewpub following a short walk from the Marta station to find a rustic but modern building reminiscent of Appalachian Brewing Co/The Abbey Bar in Harrisburg. Read More

Things To Do: Hawktoberfest 2014

March 14, 2014 0

Here’s a little something for my readers in the good old ATL. For the second year, Hawktoberfest returns to Phillips Arena, this year on Friday March 21st. Familiar? Grab your tickets here. Haven’t heard of it before? Then this is your opportune moment to check out a new and exciting beer event celebrating Atlanta craft breweries.

Atlanta Beercation 3.0

October 5, 2012 7

Hotlanta how I love you, let me count the ways. This was my 3rd trip down to the land of peaches and as always I didn’t leave unsatisfied. Here’s a recap of our adventure: On the way drive down (yes we really drove) we stopped off in Greensville SC for lunch and a beer. Stop 1: Barley’s Taproom and Pizzeria. The Read More