Instead of using tame yeasts, beermakers harness the spontaneously occurring ones
American brewers use vanilla, sweet potatoes and even lobster to add complexity.
Anchor’s holiday ale, a pioneer of seasonal beers, wants to keep the mystery brewing
Hellbender, named for a monster salamander, promise some rarities in addition to the simpler brews.
Forget the worries about Russian acquisition, and focus on the return of the popular pale ale.
Beer: Session IPAs offer a lower-alcohol way for hop lovers to get their fix without getting drunk.
Some view it as a mere filler, but others see a traditional, even distinctive ingredient.
Originally made for drinking, not for getting drunk, these beers are now the darlings of the rule-breaking set.
Devils Backbone Vienna Lager takes the championship; it’s our judges’ favorite brew in the region.
Devils Backbone Vienna Lager and Victory Swing Session Saison will battle it out for the championship.