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Kensington Brew Party, Coke Beer and MooseHead’s Sweet Ride

Tonight is Kensington Brewing Company’s one year anniversary at WVRST. Celebrating neighborhood beer at its finest and great sausages. Sounds like the perfect recipe for beauty Tuesday and an unproductive Wednesday. Check the Facebook page. Coca Cola is re-entering the beer market, obviously acquiring Fosters’ Fijan Brew Division, among others. Interesting move? I guess not, but maybe they are recognizing what I already […]

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Its not Happening, Its Happened – the Majors are in the Craft Business as the Craft Business Becomes Big

An already continuing theme on this blog, but one that I think is interesting. Major Breweries going craft. I’ll term it Big Craft Beer.         (Molson Coors’ Six Pints Specialty Beer Company – Don’t know if specialty is the right word this day and age) A recent article from the Toronto Star […]

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Craft Beer is Corporate! More Signs that Craft Brew Continues to Boom

Portland based Craft Brew Alliance Inc., a NasDaq listed craft brewing company, has just announced significant financial gains for Q1 2012, including 19% increase in sales from Q1 2011, amounting to $38.5 million. Do these big numbers sound “craft” to you? Well, they are in Portland, where hipsters are turning in their PBRs for craft […]

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