Craft beers

CANping: Your Guide To The Best Canned Beers for Camping

Stars, sky and suds for the thirsty outdoorsman
Jul 18, 2014 1:00 pm

This weekend I’m getting in a car with friends and driving up to the Catskills for a relaxing weekend of camping. There’s really nothing like getting in touch with nature, but whether you're glamping (glamorous camping) or just backpacking it, you shouldn’t brave the wild without awesome brews. If you’re planning on camping this summer, bring these cold ones to the mountain, forest, beach or otherwise outdoors party.

The Summer Shandy: 5 Perfect Hot Weather Thirst-Quenchers

Sip on the juiciest beer cocktails of all time
Jul 17, 2014 2:00 pm

It’s been a rainy, humid summer so far on the East Coast, so I'm wishing for several weeks of the 90-degree weather which causes me to crave one drink in particular: the shandy. It's a beer cocktail made by mixing lemonade or soda with beer. While many traditional German and English brands export their own, there are plenty of great American craft examples to explore. Here are five of the most refreshing shandies out there for when that summer heatwave finally hits.

Meet The Michigan Brewers Who Made It Cool To Drink Beer All Day

Founders ushers in a new chapter led by a tiny brew
Jul 9, 2014 3:00 pm

It’s pretty incredible to imagine that Founders Brewing Company, which moved to its new digs in Grand Rapids, MI, in 2008, nearly tanked. According to co-founders Mike Stevens and Dave Engbers, the company's success primarily involved making beer that no one initially thought would sell. Enter Old Dirty Bastard, KBS and the brand's breakout hit, All-Day IPA. I sat down with both partners at their brewery to hear the stories and drink the beer.

Our Favorite Brews from Founders Fest 2014

Hunt down these awesome brews from Beer City, USA
Jun 30, 2014 3:00 pm

A couple of weekends ago I headed to Grand Rapids, MI for Founders Fest, Founders Brewing Company's annual celebration of music and, of course, beer. Here are my favorites brews from the fest.

20 Ultra-Refreshing Beers To Drink Right Now

This is the ultimate summer beer drinking list
Jun 26, 2014 2:00 pm

After a brutal winter and mediocre spring, we’re finally in the thick of summer with some decent beach weather. It’s time for some lighter brews, though as you’ll see, this doesn’t necessarily mean lighter in color or flavor. There may be a few on the list that surprise you, like a big imperial stout from Florida, an Imperial wheat beer and the emergence of radlers and shandies. What else is hiding in this epic list? Right this way, beer fans....

Yes We Can! More Than 500 Craft Breweries Now Canning Beer

These brews pack a ton of flavor in a small package
Jun 19, 2014 3:30 pm

The last year has brought about cannovations like the Sly Fox Brewing Company’s 360 removable lid and nitro craft tallboy cans of Oskar Blues' Old Chubb. The influx of canned craft beer has been noticeable in stores, but now there's a number to back it up: according to beer author Russ Phillips, more than 500 craft breweries in the U.S. can their beer!

Around the World Cup In 32 Global Beers

Drink to all the matches with international brews
Jun 12, 2014 12:00 pm

This Cup's host country has an insatiable appetite for partying, so we were going to list the best suds from Brazil...but in the spirit of competition, here are beers representing each of     the 32 teams in this year’s festivities. We’ve got you covered no matter what team you’re rooting for, but as beer nerds it would be awesome if Belgium won. The entire list, right this way...

Celebrate National Doughnut Day with Evil Twin’s Imperial Doughnut Break

What a sweet weekend beer-drinking assignment!
Jun 6, 2014 2:00 pm

Today is literally the sweetest national holiday of the year: National Doughnut Day. Doughnuts are great but what does this have to do with beer? Well thanks to the innovative brewing techniques employed by Evil Twin Brewing, we now have a doughnut beer for your celebratory drinking enjoyment: Imperial Doughnut Break. All about this sweet brew (plus, history!) after the jump. 

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