Matt and Pete are running Craft Beer Alley at the Brisbane Ekka and stopped to chat about the news of the week including whether craft beer is dying and another beer naming faux pas.
Boston Beer Company
Two of the US’ largest craft breweries, Dogfish Head and Boston Beer Company, have announced plans to merge.
James Davidson takes a look at the world’s oldest brewery’s partnership with Boston Beer Company and their attempt to have some fun with the Reinheitgebot…
Weihenstephan/Boston Beer Company Infinium Biere de champagne 10.5% abv 750ml Take a world renowned brewery that will celebrate its 1,000th birthday in less than ten years’ time and one of the United State’s most successful craft brewers, give them each a copy of The Reinheitsgebot and two years to come up with a collaborative beer… Read more →
With today’s release of the Local Taphouse Hottest 100 the term ‘craft’ beer has been hotly debated today? It’s a good time to reprise this piece from last year pondering the question…
The US Brewers Association has today announced that it has amended the definition of craft beer. The association, the trade body representing the majority of U.S. brewing companies, has amended the craft brewer definition so that the term “small” now refers to any independent brewery that produces up to 6 million barrels of traditional beer…. Read more →