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Carlsberg will close historic Tetley’s Yorkshire brewery

This is sad…from The Guardian The brewery is the last major industry in an area of prime office and residential development land close to the river Aire Martin Wainwright guardian.co.uk, Wednesday November 05 2008 12.55 GMT One of Britain’s best-known…

Yakima Craft Brewing Starts Up in Heart of U.S. Hops Country

Jeff C sent this from Food Processing News…as he pointed out, the ghost of American craft beer pioneer Bert Grant is likely smiling to see another brewery come to town. Yakima Herald-Republic November 3, 2008 – Jeff Winn is…

F.H. Steinbart, one of the nation’s oldest homebrew supply shop, turns 90

Steinbart sells everything you might need to make beer and often holds free demonstrations on how to brew. Here draft technician Mike Moscarelli shares his 30 years of brewing experience. Founded in 1918, FH Steinbart & Co. has been a…

Hops: No longer one-use crop, USDA says

Hops Extract May Reduce Clostridium in Chickens By Sharon Durham October 29, 2008 Hops contain substances that control pathogenic bacteria in the intestines of chickens, Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists and cooperators have reported… The hop plant (Humulus lupulus)…

The return of Double Black Stout

From the Redhook folks: After hearing numerous requests from craft beer drinkers across the country, Redhook Ale Brewery will reintroduce the cult classic craft brew Double Black Stout for a limited time.Originally created by the brewery in 1995, Redhook stopped…

Where Beervana Began: Pro Row turns 30 Oct. 18th

Thirty years ago, Mike McMenamin sold seven of his employees the Produce Row Cafe and went off to start a wine distributorship and, after that tanked, an empire. The new owners of Produce Row (incorporated under the name Funhogs,…

The man behind those great Rainier ads

…Seattle adman Terry Heckler, explains why he stays out of political advertising in a nice story by Seattle P-I reporter Mike Lewis… here’s the bit we want to read: Rainier, he said, had burned through every ad agency in Seattle…

Rogue cuts out the middlemen

Rogue Ales new Independence Hop Ale is the Newport brewerys first beer brewed with hops from its own hop yard in Independence near Salem. The limited release fresh-hop beer will be on tap at the Rogue Ales pub, 1339 N.W….

Pelican Pub & Brewery applying for license for Washington Square location

…but it’s not the hoped-for Westside outpost of Pacific City’s way-successful Pelican Pub & Brewery that we hoped for. According to the mall’s leasing office, it’ll be a cart/kiosk in the common area near Nordstrom where you can buy…

Full Sail toasts 21 years

Full Sail founder Irene Firmat leads the crowd at the Pilsner Room in a toast to Full Sail’s 21st year Wednesday night at the Pilsner Room. … wherin I had four of the best beers in a row that…