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#FloridaBeerFriday: Anniversary Duo From Funky Buddha Brewery

As many of you beer aficionados may know, this Saturday, June 11 is Funky Buddha Brewery’s third year anniversary festival taking place at Jaco Pastorius Park in downtown Oakland Park from 2 to 10 p.m. During this time, they will …

MEET THE BREWER: GARRETT OLIVER OF THE BROOKLYN BREWERY

One of the original craft brewers in the United States, the Brooklyn Brewery has been under the leadership of Brewmaster, Garrett Oliver since 1994. Oliver took the reins of Brooklyn’s premiere brewery ten years after he brewed his first batch …

Brewery Visit – Cage Brewing @cagebrewing

In the shadow of Tropicana Field, a few blocks away from 3 Daughters Brewing (literally), is the corner of 1st Avenue South and 20th Street South. On the southeast corner is the brand new Pinellas Ale Works. Directly across, on …

Beer Garden: A Beer Guy’s learning is never done

Abita went one step farther and aged their special-release Alt in Bourbon casks for eight weeks. The result is a nice mahogany color with a fluffy head that settles to a milky cap with sticky, spotty lacing. Big-yet-mellow scents of …

Drink of the Week: beer cocktails for summer

Between the drinkability of cheap beer and the insurgence of flavorful craft brews, the beverage is as varied as it is delicious. So varied, in fact, that it can add a surprising boost of flavor to some of summer’s most …