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“World’s Oldest Beer” Found in Shipwreck

Earlier this year a crew of divers discovered several bottles of champagne dating between 1800 and 1830 in the middle of the […]

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Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg

Looks like there are a couple of great events scheduled this month for Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg, VA. Capital Ale House has set […]

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SABMiller Emerges as Favorite for Foster’s Beer

There have been rumblings about SABMiller’s interest in the brewing side of Foster’s, but it looks more and more like they’ll end […]

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Hop Farming in Virginia

The Washington Post had a nice little write up the other day regarding the increased number of hop farms taking hold in […]

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Japanese Whisky Distillers Eye the U.S. Market

It’s been a good while since I’ve posted any bourbon/whisky related news on the site, but I did find this article regarding […]

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North American Breweries, Inc. Set to Acquire Pyramid and Magic Hat

I’m more than a few hours behind on this one, but it appears as though the Pyramid and Magic Hat breweries are […]

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The End of History

Twitter is, well, atwitter with news of a 55% ABV Belgian Ale from those nuts at Brewdog. Beernews.org has more including a […]

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Discovery Channel Show “Brewed” Announced

According to beernews.org, Dogfish Head’s Sam Calagione will be hosting a new craft beer focused show coming this Fall to The Discovery […]

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Hopquila

I’m not usually a big fan of tequila in general, but I might have to check this one out. New Holland brewing […]

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The Man Who Turned Off The Taps

My wife’s copy of Smithsonian Magazine showed up in the mail yesterday. It had an interesting article on one Wayne B. Wheeler, […]

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House Passes Beer Resolution

Congress has passed House Resolution 1297 that supports “the goals and ideals of American Craft Beer Week.” You can read a bit […]

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FredFest 2010 Auction

It looks as though liquidsolutions.biz is under new ownership and are introducing themselves by bringing the FredFest Vintage Auction back for 2010. […]