Ales to Aid

Beer News: Breweries Giving Back with Collaborative Beers

Plus, there are a lot of new beers out this weekend. We try to cover as many as possible.

09/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Clang!

Beer News: Top Texas Chefs Team Up for Karbach Brew

Plus, a few Houston-area breweries are re-opening this weekend.

09/11/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Late Summer Cheers

Beer News: Saint Arnold, 11 Below Bring Us New Brews for Labor Day Weekend

Plus, Buffalo Bayou's CEO addresses accusations surfacing on a prominent Instagram account.

09/04/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

And They're Off

Beer News: Support Breweries by Taking Some Trips Next Week

The Texas Beer Collective is back with a statewide event through Labor Day.

08/28/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Somm Talk

So You Want to Get into Whiskey? Here's How

Sommelier and beverage expert Justin Vann helps get you into the rare bottle game.

08/27/2020 By Justin Vann

Face-Booze Live

Beer News: Eureka Heights Goes Virtual for Its Birthday Party

Plus, Sigma celebrates bars facing tough times through a very special release.

08/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Day Drink, Anyone?

Our 9 Favorite Beer Gardens for Big Bites Open Now

Distance yourself in the sunshine while enjoying some savory pub grub and a cold beverage.

08/18/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Blow Out the Candles!

Beer News: Celebrate 4 Years of Popular Heights Brewery

Plus, a new-ish taproom is opening back up for dine-in service.

08/07/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Tug of War

Craft Brewing Community Feels Disrespect During Pandemic

While safety is paramount, messaging has cast doubt on intentions, beer advocates say.

07/28/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

The Somm Picks

How Our Changing Times Are Changing Wine

Noted Houston sommelier Justin Vann contributes his thoughts on the world of alcohol.

07/28/2020 By Justin Vann

Take Me Out

Beer News: More Brew Releases to Keep You Company

Plus, Brash says it got smacked down by the TABC for the name of one of its popular ales.

07/17/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Barred From Serving

Abrupt Tweak Ends Dine-In Service for Major Texas Brewery

Saint Arnold, one of Houston's biggest beer locations, is affected by the change.

07/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Can I Get a Tab?

Beer News: Great Scott! Back to the Future Is at Great Heights

Plus, 8th Wonder and Urban South cook up their Black Is Beautiful brews.

07/10/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

All Together Now

Beer News: Locals Join Brew Collaboration to Support Equality

Plus, frozen alcohol drinks at Ingenious and a powerful beer at Eureka Heights.

06/12/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Pinot noir

The Best Wines for Your Summer Picnic

You don't need champagne to enjoy a fried chicken lunch.

06/09/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Party Time

Beer News: Saint Arnold Celebrates 26 With a Few New Suds

Plus, a few local breweries are re-opening their taprooms this weekend.

06/05/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Remembering Big Floyd

Special Beer Glass Pays Tribute to George Floyd

Bloggers collaborated on this project, and the sales go to the Houstonian's family.

06/05/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Day drink?

Which Breweries Are Opening Their Taprooms?

Starting Friday, you'll be able to drink pints outside at some breweries in the area.

05/21/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Hear, Hear

Saint Arnold Brews a New Beer to Support Hospitality Workers

Sales of Gratuity will go toward Houston Shift Meal.

05/15/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Stealing Happy Hours

Now That You're Drinking, Get a Virtual Wine Education

Wineries and sommeliers alike have pivoted to video conferencing classes.

04/22/2020 By Timothy Malcolm