MILLS RIVER, N.C.—Beer Camp is going international this summer. In June, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. will release Beer Camp Across the World, a variety 12-pack featuring collaboration beers with six American breweries and six international breweries. The 2014 version of the Beer Camp pack featured collaborations with 12 American breweries, and last year “super... View Article
Tag: Surly Brewing Co.
Web Only January 12, 2016 - Daniel Hartis
On the rear bumper of the Ford Fusion in front of me are three words: “Craft an adventure.” It’s the slogan of Devils Backbone Brewing Co., and this member of the brewery’s branded fleet is bound for the production facility in Lexington, Virginia. Driving the car on this late October morning is Jennie Hatton-Baver, the... View Article
Blogs - The Beer Bible Blog - Web Only May 22, 2015 - Jeff Alworth
Not too long ago, the English writer Mark Dredge wrote to me to look over a list of the regional variations in IPAs. It included the classics, like West Coast IPA (super hoppy and bitter, brightly citrusy), East Coast (maltier, more European hop character), Northwest IPA (hop aromas and flavors dominate), Midwest IPA (balance, soft... View Article
Web Only April 17, 2015 - Staff
This Saturday, music fans, artists and store owners across the world will celebrate Record Store Day. While the vinyl spins on the record player, All About Beer recommends toasting the day with a music-inspired beer. Click the links below to read tasting notes on beers that pay tribute to musical works or were brewed in... View Article
Brewing Features June 16, 2014 - John Holl
Augie Carton had the usual morning routine. Commuting from his New Jersey shore town into Manhattan, his first stop would be at his local deli, where he’d order a breakfast sandwich and a regular coffee. In his mind, Carton, a native of Atlantic Highlands on the Jersey shore, regular always meant black. When he got... View Article
Culture - Full Pints May 1, 2013 - Joe Baur
Minnesota’s brewing economy is on the rise, and it’s only the beginning. It’s been two years since Gov. Mark Dayton signed the so-called “Surly Bill,” allowing Minnesota breweries to serve their beer on site. The legislation was in response to a then-proposed $20 million brewery from Surly Brewing Co., but the microbreweries and their fans... View Article
Beer Talk January 1, 2010 - - -
Surly Brewing Co. Brooklyn Center, MN Available: MN, WI, IL Surly Brewing Co.’s founder selected the name for the company from the answer to the question “How do you feel when you go into a bar and there is no good beer?” Answer: you get surly, and say “Let’s go to another bar that cares... View Article
Culture - Full Pints Craft Brewers Market a Wealth of New Styles in Cans July 1, 2009 - Greg Kitsock
The Red Derby is a homey, unpretentious hole-in-the-wall bar in Washington, DC’s Columbia Heights neighborhood. Inside you’ll find a pile of board games like Risk and Operation, a poolroom in the back, and a chalkboard listing about 30 brands of beer. A bonanza for beer connoisseurs?