Craft Newsletter - Fall 2013 Edition


This year has been full of exciting additions to our Georgia beer lineup. The Fall 2013 edition of our newsletter highlighted the introduction of Jekyll Brewing Company to Athens and Northeast Georgia! Jekyll Brewing, located in Alpharetta, is a tribute to the first Georgia brewery on Jekyll Isl...

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3rd Annual IPA Day


Today marks the third annual celebration of IPAs everywhere. In tribute to this popular and long-enjoyed style of beer, enjoy a pour of your favorite IPA and work on your IPA-themed trivia. 1. IPA is an acronym for what? India Pale Ale – Historically the IPA was created to provide the Briti...

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Ales for Outlaws


“Lonerider wears an air of mystery the way others wear cheap cologne.” Riding in from Raleigh, NC, Lonerider Brewing opened in 2009 with an aim to brew “serious, strong and uncompromising” beers for “the outlaw in all of us.” The Lonerider team has an eye for q...

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Georgia Breweries to Watch in 2013 has put together a list of young breweries around the country to keep an eye on in the coming months. Among the top 25 is Monday Night Brewing, a great local Georgia brewery whose new brewing facility and tasting room opened in January in Atlanta. The brewery’s year-round l...

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Bonjour Bayou Teche


Nestled along the banks of the Bayou Teche of Louisiana, Bayou Teche Brewing creates its innovative beers in an old rail car-turned-farmhouse brewery. The Knott brothers, Karlos, Byron and Dorsey, founded the brewery with a mission to craft beers that complement the cuisine and lifestyle of Cajun...

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