Industry & People

Jeremy Cowan speaks at a BevNet conference.
Jeremy Cowan is an idea guy. Conversing with him means keeping up with a mind that whirs at 110 mph. Concepts and connections seem to spin...
Robinsons originally believed Iron Maiden lacked an “authentic story” for a collaboration beer, but it quickly became clear that Dickinson was an enthusiastic beer expert – even sending pictures of his beer collection to Robinsons to convey his passion.
When Bruce Dickinson, the stentorian-voiced lead singer of massively popular metal band Iron Maiden, approached Robinsons Brewery of Stockport,...
“It's important to remember that Fred was a voice alone in a sea of boring beer," says Alan Sprints of Hair of the Dog. “When breweries were closing...
Lagunitas Brewing Company Heineken
Lagunitas Brewing Company has joined with Amsterdam-based giant Heineken, which has purchased a fifty percent stake in the company.  Lagunitas...
Asheville, North Carolina's Riverbend Malt House
With more than 4,000 craft breweries in the United States, it’s hard not to talk about the origin of the beer in your glass. Now there’s a new...
Firestone Walker's "Merlin" of brewing, Matt Brynildson
Most former homebrewers who “turn pro” learn the chemistry behind the carboy as they go, but award-winning Matt Brynildson came to his job with a...
Ralph Steadman
Suddenly, it feels like a seance. I’m staring at the ink-spattered, bug-eyed image of a snarling dog that seems poised to fly out of my computer...
Matt Brynildson and David Walker
Firestone Walker, one of the most decorated breweries in American craft, has combined ownership with Duvel Moortgat of Belgium. Located in Paso...
Green's Gluten-free beers
When I was in kindergarten, our teacher asked each student to name something that was always in the fridge at home. Most children quickly responded...
Brickskeller Beer Can Wall, Beer Connoisseur, Bar
There was a time when the legal drinking age was 18, and for the layman, beer was more for function than form. Such has been the case for my father....
BrewDog Columbus Brewery Beer Connoisseur
Scotland-based BrewDog has settled on a location for its first American brewery: Columbus, Ohio. Though the exact location has not yet been announced...
Brewers Association Libeerty American Craft Beer Week
Now in its tenth year, American Craft Beer Week is under way. Sponsored by the Brewers Association, the week-long promotion is focused on special...
Brewers Association top 50 breweries of 2014
The Brewers Association has released its list of the Top 50 Breweries of 2014. The BA's new definition of what comprises a craft brewery caused the...
During the fledgling days of Bell's Brewery, founder Larry Bell found himself in a bind. He needed to drive around Kalamazoo, Michigan to complete...
While we debate whether "craft" beer is the right term for tasty creations from Sierra Nevada Brewing and the newly opened nanobrewery down the ...

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