‘Craft for Causes’ and Tedeschi Trucks Band Tap Craft Brews for Music Education throughout Wheels of Soul Tour 2017
May24

‘Craft for Causes’ and Tedeschi Trucks Band Tap Craft Brews for Music Education throughout Wheels of Soul Tour 2017

Grammy-Winning Band’s Summer Tour Collaboration to Benefit Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation ALBUQUERQUE, NM (May 15, 2017) ― In conjunction with the start of American Craft Beer Week (May 15-21), CRAFT FOR CAUSES, the non-profit bringing the booming craft brew industry together with live music to support charitable causes, today announced its first full-scale, national initiative. While Tedeschi Trucks Band rolls its Wheels of Soul Tour...

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Growling Around with George Culver May 2017
May11
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Craft Beers Take Flight
May09

Craft Beers Take Flight

Craftsmanship and imagination aren’t limited to the creation of beers. Sometimes that creativity is applied to how the brews are served. For indecisive, or experimental, craft beer drinkers, a flight is often the perfect option. Sample several beers at once, then pick your favorite and get a pint. Or use it to try out the newest selections. It’s an ingenious method of expanding your palate, and you’ll find it in nearly every brewery....

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What’s brewing: No lights. No problem. Big Ugly turns setback into a new stout.
Apr28

What’s brewing: No lights. No problem. Big Ugly turns setback into a new stout.

When a tornado tore through Chesapeake a few weeks ago, it did more than just damage houses and businesses. It left the city’s only brewery scrambling to save beer mid-brew. When Big Ugly Brewing Company liost power, the brewing process was interrupted. Head Brewer Evan Lantry had just mashed out some beer and was getting ready to boil. When power returned, just two hours before opening time, it was too late to finish the brew....

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Whats Brewing: St. Patty’s Day 2017
Mar16

Whats Brewing: St. Patty’s Day 2017

Who says you have to be Irish to enjoy a good stout or porter on St. Patrick’s Day? Sure, Guinness is a fine choice, but we have so many options made right here in Hampton Roads. Bold Mariner Brewing Company has a blueberry porter on tap. There’s just one keg, so you better move fast if you want a taste. If you haven’t had Cowcatcher at Smartmouth Brewing Company yet, it’s a good week to try it. In the brewery,...

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Sunshine Daydream – Melo Lion Meadery
Mar09

Sunshine Daydream – Melo Lion Meadery

Sunshine Daydream Melo Lion Meadery | ABV: 12% Style: Traditional Appearance: A pale straw yellow with beautiful clarity – like sunshine. Aroma: Lots of soft floral notes: honeysuckle, jasmine, and hints of tea. Taste: Balanced, soft, and not overly sweet. Notes of white grape, vanilla, and a touch of lime. Mouthfeel: Light and fairly dry for a mead. Drinkability: Great for people who don’t like things too sweet. It is well-balanced...

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