Beer Is Awesome!

Zane takes us on a beer tour of Munich, Germany with stops at Theresienwiese, Hofbräuhaus, Augustiner am Platzl, Marienplatz, Schneider Weisse and Viktualienmarkt.
Saltwater Brewery has partnered with the ad agency We Believers to create what they say is the first fully edible beer can packaging. Made from a combination of wheat and barley, byproducts of the brewing process,…
We admit it, we're guilty of the craft beer "rut." Depending on how long you've been a craft beer connoisseur we're banking that you're guilty too. The rut that goes like this - you're an…
Beer + Pizza = Great. That's simple, so simple and wonderful Pizza Hut is actually experimenting with a craft beer infused pizza crust. The only bummer about this story, the taste test is only in…
Innis & Gunn, the award-winning independent brewer of oak-aged beers, is releasing a new and limited-release beer in the US - Vintage a 7.7% ABV ale that was brewed in 2015 and aged in first-fill…
For those of you who know, use and love the Untappd App - cheers! We love earning badges because it only requires us to do one thing - drink more great beer. We love finding…
4,490 Breweries across 50 States brew 1 recipe. Coming together for the greatest union of all time, small and independent craft brewers across the country have created a very special beer in honor of American…
Full editorial disclosure, this isn't a done deal. Anheuser-Busch InBev, Bud's parent Belgium-based company, has reportedly asked the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau for permission to use labeling that replaces the beer's name…
Just in case you forgot your high school Spanish we'd thought we help out! This Cinco de Mayo the American craft beer world has some cool alternatives to the ol' trusty Corona, Dos Equis (and…
Beer and tequila are best friends! Instead of going old school with some shots, a mexican beer back with a terrible tomorrow morning we've put together six "beergaritas" that may make your Cinco de Mayo…
Fresh is big in craft beer, and not just for the brews, but for the brand too. From the very beginning craft beer packaging art has been just as cool as the craft movement itself…
We’ve all heard about the health benefits of drinking red wine, but what about health benefits of beer? In the infographic below, you can see you're still receiving health benefits for drinking an IPA over…
The folks at Stone are especially proud of this year's "devastatingly dank" IPA from their Enjoy By series. Many beers pair well with flavors in dishes like lamb, pork and chicken. We'll go out on…
Two or three drinks in, your conversation skills might really start to flow but until then, here's 20 Beer Facts that might break that "I only know you from my wife's friend of a friend…
The 2016 Deschutes Street Pub Tour is an outdoor pub of epic proportions that Deschutes Brewing brings to your town. The seven even tour kicks off on May 15th in Arlington, VA and runs through…
Cheers! Today is a historically significant day for all beer lovers from consumers to brewers. On April 7, 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt took the first step toward ending Prohibition and signed a law that allowed…
The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade group representing small and independent craft brewers—today released its annual lists of the top 50 craft and overall brewing companies in the U.S., based on beer sales volume. Of…
Cheers to our globe-trotting, beer drinking, cocktail making, favorite travel host on his birthday. Zane only wants two things on his birthday - 1) Subscribe to Zane's World YouTube Channel and 2) Well, you'll have…
Is it silly? Yes. Did some people get fooled? Yes, even if it was just for a few seconds. A lot of people had fun today, including ourselves, and these breweries are no exception either.…
Recently we posted a video on our Facebook page of a robot pouring a beer just for some “hump day” fun. Two days ago Texterator, a text ordering/beer pouring machine, debuted and it had the…
Hey sports fans - Anchor Brewing and the San Francisco Giants release the first ever Major League Baseball and craft beer collaboration; Orange Splash Lager, a limited edition brew available just in time for the…
Spring is here and brewery seasonal programs are getting bigger and better every year. Spring seasonal releases are a great way to shake off that cabin fever and those heavier winter ale's and lagers by…
We love the St. Patrick's Day traditions; pinching those who don't wear green, boiling up the corned beef & cabbage or heading to the pub for a pint or four of Guinness but do you…
In 2007, Dos Equis introduced us to the “Most Interesting Man in the World.” Three days ago Dos Equis aired a video of the Most Interesting Man boarding a private rocket ship headed for Mars…
In 1979, 200 people attended the first AHA National Homebrewers Conference, held in Boulder, Colorado. The conference is now recognized as the world’s most largely-attended conference devoted to amateur brewers with nearly 3000 homebrewer's making…
Ninkasi Brewing, located in Eugene Oregon, are working on their newest IPA but it's not ready yet and they need your help. They decided to brew a flavorful IPA because that's that's what they see…
Yeah Brofessor, the newest high-protein, low carb and gluten free beer is targeting you gym buffs who want to keep those rock hard abs and party on. Barbell Brew, a UK exclusive for now, is…
Fat Tire gets by with a little help from its friends. To celebrate New Belgium Brewing's 25th anniversary and 25 years of Fat Tire, they reached out to collaboration partners who were long time friends…
Sierra Nevada Brewing Company has invited every craft brewer in the U.S. to join us for a 6-city beer festival tour—the largest craft beer celebration in history! Throughout June 2016, there will be six Beer…
The Ballast Point Original Gravity Home Brew Competition BJCP sanctioned competition will crown 6 regional winners, who will each be brought to San Diego to brew their recipes at our Research and Development brewery in…
The 2016 Brewers Retreat in Astoria, Oregon - 3 nights, 2 brewing sessions, 4 master brewers. Brew with world-class master brewers Brian Faivre, Brewmaster at Deschutes Brewery, John Maier, Brewmaster at Rogue Ales, Jack Harris, Brewmaster at Fort…
Does this photo make you want to take a drive down the country road, pull off at the first fruit stand and load up on fresh fruit? It did for us. Allegash Brewing Co. located…
If you live in Northern California, you've probably had a pint. If you're a beer fan, you've definitely seen Russian River Brewing Company's Pliny (Elder and/or Younger) top the awards lists from GABF to RateBeer.com…
At first glance our imaginations went right to Pink Floyd's song from Dark Side of the Moon when we saw this beer. Summit Brewing Company's latest Unchained Series is far from Pink Floyd related but…
MerBear Rye IPA, the new love child of SoCal icon Coronado Brewing and NorCal heavyweight Bear Republic, is set to hit shelves mid-February. The friendship began a few years back when president Rick Chapman and…
Receiving chocolate is fun on Valentines Day, but how much more fun would a bouquet of chocolate beers be! We got on the phone with Co-Founder and CTO Greg Avola of Untappd to breakdown beer…
Pacific Gem is the first of three in Green Flash's 2016 Hop Odyssey series. Pacific Gem sticks to it's guns harnessing it's flavor from a single hop. This Single Hopped Pale Ale presents notes of…
Millions and millions of times, and nearly a million times this year, RateBeer beer reviewers worldwide have raised a glass to review a new beer.  Homebrewers, disributors, brewers and more are all RateBeer.com fans and…
In advance of the upcoming Super Bowl between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers, Spangalang Brewery (Denver, CO) and Fullsteam Brewery (Durham, NC) are entering into a wager on behalf of their respective NFL…
Stories about pairing Girl Scout cookies and beer have popping up for a couple years now, and the response is hit or miss with fans of the beer drinking world. Then in comes Firestone Walker…
The 8th annual SF Beer Week kicks off tonight with the sold out Opening Week Gala. The Gala is “thee” event that waves the green flag on a week long celebration of everything we love…
Dogfish Head brewers are simply "envelope pushers" when it comes their beer concoctions. They are no strangers to hoppy brews. Most beer lovers can lay claim to enjoying their 120 minute IPA which packs in…
Oh, this is your brewery? Is your name on it? Oh… It is?We can only imagine that, after stealing Justin Biber’s haircut, this guy thought he could walk into the mansion (that is the Budweiser…