Category Archives: Appalachia

Craft beer and other beverage news from the Appalachian region

Firkin Fest turns out big crowd for craft beer

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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Pittsburgh area breweries are the stars at Winter Beerfest

While the festival had a very solid selection of craft beer from across the country, local Pittsburgh area breweries were the real stars at last weekend’s Pittsburgh Winter Beerfest.

Pittsburgh area breweries
Voodoo Brewery of Meadville, Erie, and Homestead made one of the most impressive statements with their Foodoo truck.

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