National Beer News

Seattle’s Burke-Gilman Brewing earns top honors as America’s Alpha King

Huge congrats to 2020 Alpha King champion, Burke-Gilman Brewing of Seattle. It’s not really part of the Great American Beer Festival, but it happens at the same…

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Washington breweries win big at the 2020 GABF

  I am assuming anyone who reads this blog knows what a big deal the GABF is, so I won’t bother explaining that it is…

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Brewers Association introduces code of conduct complaint process

A couple months ago the Brewers Association introduced a code of conduct for its members. This was in response to recent concerns that the BA had…

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Hop industry and brewers team up for breast cancer awareness month

  One in Eight is a breast cancer awareness and fundraising program organized by CLS Farms, a fifth-generation hop grower in Moxee, Washington. To raise money for breast cancer research,…

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A different, more accessible version of the Great American Beer Festival

  The year without beer festivals. Along with everything else, that’s how some of us will remember 2020. Seems trivial in the grand scheme of things,…

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Attention brewers: Glen Hay Falconer Foundation now accepting scholarship applications

  The American Brewers Guild is currently accepting application for the Glen Hay Falconer Foundation Scholarship. The recipient receives a 22-week distance education program with…

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Adding to the haze, buckwheat is not just for gluten-free brewers anymore

  Skagit Valley Malting now offering brewers a malted buckwheat option that is adding to the haze Hazy beer, and especially hazy IPA, is a rather polarizing…

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The nation’s largest craft brewery joins forces with Molson Coors

  D.G. Yuengling & Sons announces Joint Operating Agreement with Molson Coors D.G. Yuengling & Sons is the oldest brewery in the USA and currently ranks…

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