It's winter beer time! As November came to a close, I hit the local beer stores and rounded up some friends and several stockings' worth of new winter seasonals for my third annual winter beer tasting.
It's been a few months since Cycle and Green Bench brought craft brewing to downtown St. Pete. In addition to being first on the downtown scene, both breweries have proven extremely popular; there's little doubt that they will continue to be the faces of craft brewing in this city for some time to come.
Joe Hurst wasn't much of a beer drinker, but the trucker and farmer did like his coffee, and he preferred it sans sweetener — or, as he used to put it, "nare sugar."
Sure, folks in the Fort Lauderdale area drank beer. And beer certainly fueled its famous Spring Break.
Staring down yet another aimless stumble up Seventh Avenue, South Howard or Gulf Boulevard? We feel you. The best pub crawls are those with a theme, and we don't just mean costumes. We think a good pub crawl should have a mission, a raison d'etre, a theme that unites every stop along the way.
TAMPA — Thomas Buchanan was out of the house at 5:15 a.m. Saturday to get to Hunahpu Day at Cigar City Brewing. He skipped class at Full Sail University in Winter Park to be among the …
The Tampa Bay area is the new hotbed of craft beer as more than a dozen breweries and brewpubs have set up shop with another half dozen in the planning stages.