In the modern brewing industry, especially in the United States, there are celebrity brewers. Known by their first names, fans line up at festivals for pictures and a pour from the likes of Sam, Jim, Garrett, Vinnie, Ken, Matt and more. For every one of these well-known names, there are dozens more operating behind the... View Article
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People Features Brewing Exceptional Beers Behind the Scenes November 1, 2015 - - -
Beer Talk January 1, 2012 - - -
North Peak Brewing Co. Traverse City, MI Available: MI, OH The beer recipes at North Peak are developed between brewmasters Mike Hall at North Peak and Ron Jeffries at Jolly Pumpkin and are brewed at the North Peak facility located on Old Mission Peninsula, North of Traverse Michigan. ABV: 6.7 ABW: 5.31 Color: 14 Bitterness:... View Article
Full Pints - Live Beer - People - People Features May 1, 2009 - Brian Yaeger
Sierra Nevada’s newest year-round release—Torpedo Extra IPA, an India pale ale embellished by the brewery’s homemade hop-extractor, dubbed “the hop torpedo”—may be viewed as a thank-you to the craft beer drinking community. After all, the brewery helped launch our collective love of hops when it introduced its flagship pale ale in 1980.
Full Pints - Learn Beer - Styles - Styles Features September 1, 2008 - Red Diamond
In a world of refined and sophisticated beercraft, the most cutting-edge beers today may also be the most reckless. They shun laboratory yeast strains. They scoff at sanitation. They are ancient, magical and funky—almost mythological. They are known as wild ales.