In 1988, the Water Street Brewery of Milwaukee won a silver medal in the “European darks” category of the Great American Beer Festival. The winning beer? Water Street Oktoberfest. The following year the festival added a Vienna/Marzen/Octoberfest category, a nod to what was by then becoming a major presence every late summer and early autumn... View Article
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Acitelli on History - Blogs - Web Only October 8, 2015 - Tom Acitelli
Beer Talk May 1, 2012 - - -
Free State Brewing Co. Lawrence, KS Malty sweetness is well balanced with mild hop bitterness giving a full, rich blend of flavors. Named after the colorful Kansan, Dr John R. Brinkley, best remembered as the “Goat Gland Dr.”, whose 1920s era radio broadcasts throughout the midwest achieved great notoriety. ABV: 6.5 ABW: 5.2 COLOR: 12... View Article
Beer Travelers - Full Pints November 1, 2006 - Paul Ruschmann
Last issue, when you left us, we were sitting at the bar at the Carolina Brewery (460 West Franklin St.) in Chapel Hill, NC, facing the gleaming 10-barrel Bohemian brewing system, and sipping the wonderful work of brewer Jon Connolly.