RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Distilling and Brewing Industry

A collection of news and information related to Distilling and Brewing Industry published by this site and its partners.

Top Distilling and Brewing Industry Articles

Displaying items 67-77
  • The Year of Beer: New Breweries Open in Fairfield County

    The Year of Beer: New Breweries Open in Fairfield County
    Two Roads Brewery 1700 Stratford Ave., Stratford, (203) 375-3361, tworoadsbrewing.com Half Full Brewery 43 Homestead Ave., Stamford, (203) 309-2821, halffullbrewery.com   Hey kids, let's open up a brewery! A lot of people must be having the same...
  • Deep Creek Lake dunk, The Producers and chain-saw carving

    Deep Creek Lake dunk, The Producers and chain-saw carving
    Deep Creek Lake Deep Creek Dunk Missed the Polar Bear Plunge in January? Here is your second chance to freeze for the Special Olympics. The 15th Annual Maryland State Police Deep Creek Dunk will be held Feb. 23. After dunking into the frigid water,...
  • Goose Island pubs pluck new head brewer from Flossmoor Station

    Goose Island pubs pluck new head brewer from Flossmoor Station
    The brew pub that arguably started it all in Chicago — or can at least lay claim to being the granddaddy of the city's current generation of breweries — has a new hand at the helm. This month, Nick Barron, 28, formerly the head brewer at...
  • Bel Air payroll firm sued for allegedly keeping clients' tax payments

    Bel Air payroll firm sued for allegedly keeping clients' tax payments
    A Bel Air company that handled payrolls for many employers in the area is being sued by clients for allegedly stealing years of tax payments rather than sending them on to the tax collectors as required — leaving the companies on the hook....
  • Wine, Cheese, Booze and the Law

    Wine, Cheese, Booze and the Law
    It takes a long time to create a vineyard. That's why Connecticut law allows a Connecticut winery seven years to meet a state mandate that at least one-quarter of its wine be made with grapes grown locally. Some of this state's winery folks are now...
  • Allentown's Neuweiler Brewery could be home to quite a Ruckus

    Allentown's Neuweiler Brewery could be home to quite a Ruckus
    Josh Wood has never brewed his own beer. He hasn't measured the precise amount of hops it takes to make the perfect bitter brew or personally timed the fermentation for the optimal flavor. He's never studied how to create his own wort, mash his own...
  • James Edward Stewart January 20, 1924 - March 15, 2013

    James Edward Stewart January 20, 1924 - March 15, 2013
    James Edward Stewart, a 67-year resident of Glendale and most recently Pasadena, died Friday, March 15. He was 89. He was preceded in death by his wife of 48 years, Shirley Jean Webb of East Liverpool, OH, who he married in 1946 in Glendale. Born...
  • S.O.S. with suds!

    S.O.S. with suds!
    A cicerone is to beer what a sommelier is to wine. Earning the title requires extensive training and costly certification tests. But ABC Fine Wine & Spirits is willing to pay, if it means offering customers much-needed guidance in the field of beers....
  • Beer Cans Are Making a Comeback

    Beer Cans Are Making a Comeback
    Back in the mid-2000s, the Boston Beer Co., brewers of the Samuel Adams brand, issued a "Beer Drinker's Bill of Rights," which declared that "Beer shall be offered in bottles, not cans, so that no brew is jeopardized by the taste of metal." This year, the...
  • Less gluten, more choice

    Less gluten, more choice
    A few years ago a friend who had adopted a gluten-free diet asked if I knew of any good gluten-free beers. Based on the handful of gluten-free beers on the market at the time, I suggested he'd be better off drinking a good cider, which is naturally...
  • The Craft Brew Revolution Extends Its Reach Through Contract Breweries

    The Craft Brew Revolution Extends Its Reach Through Contract Breweries
    There are beer snobs or ("craft-heads" as they're sometimes called) who sneer at anyone daring to create their own special beer using someone else's brewery. "I've had bars tell us, 'If you don't have your own brewery, we won't pour you,'" says...