Jim Dykstra

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2020 Consumer Trends
2019 was an interesting year for craft beer, seeing it stray further than ever from the ideals of beer purity laws from a bygone Bavarian era. While...
2020 Restaurant Trends
Whether you like to lay a solid foundation for your drinking session or prefer to snack while you sip, a rendezvous with food is essential if you’re...
Bier, Food and Gezellig with Lowlands Group
Lowlands Group in Milwaukee, Wisconsin fosters an atmosphere of "gezellig" in its restaurants, bars and pubs throughout the state. "Gezellig" is a...
Bergen, Norway
The land of Norway appears to have been carved by the gods in bold strokes. Edges are sharp and well-defined; colors deep and rich. So too are its...
Editor's Pick: European Beer Tour Companies
Mesopotamia and China are renowned progenitors of brewing, but in terms of modern beer history, just about all roads can be traced back to Europe,...
Nicaragua: The Land of Volcanoes, Surfing and Beer
“Reconsider travel to Nicaragua due to civil unrest, crime, limited healthcare availability, and arbitrary enforcement of laws.” So says the U.S....
Best US Sports Stadiums for Beer
Sports and beer. They go together like tequila and lime, hammer and sickle or burger and pickle. The modern “PG” version of gladiatorial combat is...
2018 US Import Beer Sales
Whether you're a brewer forecasting what might be viable in the near future, a merchandiser aiming to please the masses, or just want to be the cool...
2018 Consumer Beer Sales Analysis
As we hop forward into 2019, the North American craft market continues to refine in interesting ways. We're seeing more niche, focused consolidations...

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