Category: Beer

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BrewDog Is Raising Money By Selling Shares

Scotland’s BrewDog brewery has always done business a bit differently. In 2010, they decided to raise money for expansion by turning to the craft beer fans who so enjoy the brewery’s unique offerings. The program, called Equity For Punks, offered up shares in BrewDog and was a huge success. Now…

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Californians Can Conserve Water By Drinking More Beer

As California’s devastating drought continues, residents are looking to conserve water any way they can. Although cutting back on complimentary water at restaurants and removing swimming pools helps, the majority of California’s water is used for agricultural purposes. In fact, creating foodstuffs accounts for an incredible 80% of the state’s…

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Hot Beer, Anyone? [Link]

Believe it or not, there was once a time when people didn’t care how blue the mountains were on the label, and would actually drink their beer hot. As more and more craft breweries resurrect long-lost beers, there has been a noticeable absence of the warm ales of yore. And…

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Don’t Bogart Oskar Blues’ Pinner IPA

It’s no secret that the folks at Colorado’s Oskar Blues Brewery enjoy their state’s liberal attitudes toward cannabis. Hell, they’ve even promoted the fact that an empty can of Dale’s Pale Ale can be used as a smoking device. But with their latest brew, Oskar Blues’ love of marijuana is…