Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Craft Beer In Tampa Bay

How to pick the perfect fall six-pack of beer

How to pick the perfect fall six-pack of beer

With each fall comes another opportunity to assemble the perfect seasonal six-pack. Of course, this is often a six-pack in name only, as many of the latest seasonal brews come in large- format bottles (with a price tag to match). That just means that...
Updated: 2 months ago
Local craft beer of the week: Cool Cucumber IPA, Dunedin House of Beer

Local craft beer of the week: Cool Cucumber IPA, Dunedin House of Beer

The juice of fresh cucumbers is added to this moderately hopped IPA.
Updated: 2 months ago
Craft beer of the week: Rapp Brewing's Oktoberfest

Craft beer of the week: Rapp Brewing's Oktoberfest

Ah, Oktoberfest: the annual, world-famous Bavarian festival that runs throughout… September? Sure, it started out in October, back in 1810, but these days, it's held almost entirely in September, stretching only a few days into October (this ye...
Updated: 2 months ago
St. Petersburg's newest hotel opens with craft beers, cocktails and Cozy Corners

St. Petersburg's newest hotel opens with craft beers, cocktails and Cozy Corners

The 175-room Hyatt Place opens downtown Tuesday with craft beer on tap, a craft cocktail bar with outdoor seating and a meeting room named for the James Museum of Western Art right across the street.
Updated: 3 months ago
Local Craft Beer of the Week: Oubliette, Hidden Springs Aleworks

Local Craft Beer of the Week: Oubliette, Hidden Springs Aleworks

Just shy of its two-year anniversary last weekend, Tampa Heights' Hidden Springs Aleworks released a beer that makes a compelling argument for drinking local.Oubliette is the French word for what we typically describe in English as a dungeon . It's a...
Updated: 3 months ago
Local craft beer of the week: Grandpa Jack's Pils, Crooked Thumb Brewery

Local craft beer of the week: Grandpa Jack's Pils, Crooked Thumb Brewery

"Floral and spicy aromas and a subtle malt character," reads the can of Grandpa Jack's Pils, an excellent, authentic German pils from Safety Harbor's Crooked Thumb Brewery.It's important to make the distinction, as many people don't understand that t...
Updated: 3 months ago
Local craft beer of the week: Jack the Quaffer Porter, Tampa Bay Brewing Co.

Local craft beer of the week: Jack the Quaffer Porter, Tampa Bay Brewing Co.

Jack the Quaffer is back by popular demand, on tap at Tampa Bay Brewing's Ybor and Westchase locations.
Updated: 3 months ago
Bar review: House brews at the Pesky Pelican in west St. Petersburg

Bar review: House brews at the Pesky Pelican in west St. Petersburg

This neighborhood hangout fits the bill of brewpub with its modest selection of craft brews.
Updated: 3 months ago
Local craft beer of the week: Florida Avenue Ale, Florida Avenue Brewing Co.

Local craft beer of the week: Florida Avenue Ale, Florida Avenue Brewing Co.

The Florida Avenue taproom in Tampa is home to Brew Bus beer and a small range of beers brewed under the Florida Avenue Brewing Co. banner.
Updated: 3 months ago
Local Craft Beer of the Week: JMC Coffee Porter, Mastry's Brewing Co.

Local Craft Beer of the Week: JMC Coffee Porter, Mastry's Brewing Co.

One of the best aspects of the local craft beer scene is its emphasis on collaboration and cooperation, whether between competing breweries or other local businesses. Mastry's Brewing Co. started out as a unique collaboration of sorts, its brewery an...
Updated: 4 months ago

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