While West Virginia breweries were unfortunately shut out of the medals again, the rest of Appalachia fared a bit better. Sixteen Appalachian region brews collected medals at Great American Beer Festival 2017. Continue reading “Appalachian region GABF medal winners”
Looking for a craft beer related activity for the weekend? The card of events around West Virginia and the surrounding area is enticing, so plan to attend whichever one tickles your fancy. Continue reading “Craft beer events for September 8-9”
Ohio Brew Week (OBW) always provides a good blend of tried-and-true activities along with a few new twists. This year was no different. Continue reading “Something old, something new – OBW events are fun, informative”
The opening weekend of Ohio Brew Week 2017 (OBW) demonstrated that the 12th year of this popular festival is another good one. The area’s growing number of breweries has accelerated the fun of this always festive statewide showcase of Ohio craft beer. Continue reading “Ohio Brew Week 2017 off to fast start in Athens”
Brilliant Stream always looks forward to Ohio Brew Week in Athens. This year is no different. There is so much good beer in such a compact spot. With Ohio craft beer tap takeovers all week long at all the downtown bars and restaurants, a pub crawl is a must. Brewery tours and cider too. Continue reading “Craft beer galore at 12th annual Ohio Brew Week in Athens”
On a hot day in mid June, Firkin Fest brought a big crowd to downtown Ashland, KY. Beers fans from the Tri-State region downed plenty of cold golden, amber, and brown liquids in an attempt to beat the heat The over 100 draft beer selections and five Firkins appeared to satisfy the thirsty throng.
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Antietam Brewery officially opens its new brewery and taproom today in Hagerstown, Maryland, and it’s a true gem. Located inside a fairly standard looking commercial business park building, there is nothing standard about what you’ll find inside. Continue reading “Antietam Brewery opens a gem of a new facility”