This is a guest post from Christine Zhang, a freelance journalist and data analyst who loves stats, stories, spreadsheets, sandwiches, and stouts (but not stilettos). You can find her on Twitter at @christinezhang or at the next meetup for the L.A. chapter of Girls Pint Out. A “strategic partnership” between a craft brewer and a multinational beer conglomerate—or in less Read More
Some people treat beer shopping like a regular errand. My husband Will and I are more deliberate. While we’ve been known to make a quick stop at a nearby shop for a six pack or single, one of our favorite weekend activities is to go to a larger bottle shop and make a day out of beer shopping. We’ll consider Read More
In case you missed it,Elysian Brewing announced that AB-In Bev will be purchasing their company as well as their four brewpubs with the intent to have the sale completed by the end of the year. This isn’t the first craft brewery to be bought out by one of the big guys, but this one seemed to hurt the most. Maybe Read More
Ready for an alternative to the Irish Car Bomb? Try a Split Shot Bomb! Half a glass of Elysian Split Shot espresso stout with a shot of Fireball whiskey and RumChata. As with any other bomb take your shot, drop it in, and start chugging. Expect to find a finish flavor similar to a Starbucks chai latte.
My inbox has been a flood of beer events of late and I promise this is not a complaint. Who in the world could be unhappy about a bunch of bars nearby hosting a pile of awesome breweries, beer reps, and head brewers and of course their beers? While nothing beats going to the brewery itself a tap takeover event Read More