Looking back on the year in beer

Also available in Monday Magazine, originally posted on December 18th, 2019. As the calendar shifts into 2020 a little hindsight is fitting, so let’s take a trip down 2019’s memory lane while looking at what the new year has to offer. New venues are something of a constant in this industry, and 2019 was no different. Whistle Buoy …

Craft beer and carnivores collide at Brewery and the Beast

September is upon us, and that means back to school, back to work, the summer’s over, and so is all the fun, right? Wrong. If anything, September has become one of the best months to find things to do in the Capital Region, especially those involving craft beer.

Local craft beer the star in many summer events

Also available in Monday Magazine, originally posted on June 26th, 2019. We’re halfway through the year and things are just starting to heat up in terms of festivals, events and new pubs and breweries on the verge of opening. After another amazing HOPoxia in the Phillips Backyard in June, summer festival season is in full swing, and July brings …