|Baseball and beer. It is a win-win combination!
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In the News!Beer bill gets Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant's OK (Clarion-Ledger)
Congratulations to Lucky Town and Lazy Magnolia who will get to brew some new beers. Kudos to Raise Your Pints for some successful beer activism!
Beer sales up, but Big Beer down (STLToday.com)
Someday they will wake up and realize they need to put a better product out there.
New brewery will be Baltimore’s first in over 30 years (Baltimore Sun)
BalMar's beer scene is starting to grow again.
New Samuel Adams six-pack features beers from winners of its homebrew contest (Boston.com)
This is a cool thing that Sam Adams does for the craft beer industry. I'll be tracking this sixer down.
Surly jumping on Twins' Bandwagon, new beer sold exclusively at Target Field (Minneapolis Star Tribune)
Nice touch here by Surly, I may have to check the schedule and see if the Brewers have an interleague game with them this year.
Fort Collins' second annual collaborative brew hampered by legal questions (The Coloradoan)
A really cool project whose future may be in jeopardy.
Harpoon brews up a new addition – the Rye IPA – for its year-round beer lineup (Mass. Market)
Justin, if you are reading this you may have to track some down. Otherwise I'll bring you some next time I am in Wisconsin.
Craft brews bubble up to eager Washington fans (Washington Post)
The DC beer scene is evolving too.
BeerCity USA fever heating up: 2,000 breweries in USA (Examiner.com)
Bloomberg: Bud and Miller merging? (Akron Beacon Journal)
Can you imagine if this happens? A global bad beer monolith!
Forget the wine, cook with beer – and these tips on pairing (Press of Atlantic City)
I included this one for Sarah!
Doug Moe: Mad brewer is back, and he's bringing the beer (Wisconsin State Journal)
Wisconsin gets to experience the joys of Six Point!
Drunken driver arrested after crashing into beer truck (The Oshkosh Northwestern)
Hello beer crime, I've missed you.
In Site News!
I finally get around to announcing our NCAA Beer Bracket winner and what that all means, Brian will be serving up some refreshing beer reviews and commentary on Wednesday and Thursday, and we'll address Friday when we get there.
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