Brew News

Senfronia Thompson Introduces Bill to Reduce Craft Beer Distribution

Small breweries could suffer greatly if a piece of legislation proposed by a state representative from Houston passes into law.

03/17/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Tis the Seasoning

This Saturday, Get Your Crawfish Fix at Doc's Motorworks

In lieu of Saint Patrick's Day madness, head to Doc's for a crawfish feast that benefits something other than the bar's bottom line.

03/12/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Beer

Meet the Guys Behind Texas Beer Refinery

Dickinson’s only brewery does things a little differently.

03/09/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Brew News

Galveston Island Brewing Now Offering Brewery Tours

Just in time for Spring Break, here's yet another reason to head south to the shore.

03/06/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Hand Crafted

Buff Brew Celebrates Three Years with a New Beer

Plus: fighting words for Lone Star Beer.

01/29/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Data Visualization

The 10 Most Interesting Things We Learned from This TABC Map

This map showing gross receipts for Houston-area bars is the coolest thing we've seen this year.

01/27/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt Research by Ian Wells

One and Done

Scenes from Saint Arnold's 8th Annual One Pot Showdown

Santo and Ale Wagger were the biggest beers at this year's One Pot Showdown.

01/26/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slideshow

Saint Arnold's 8th Annual One Pot Showdown

Hundreds of hungry Houstonians turned out for the cookoff of the year.

01/26/2015

Get Your Dome Faux'm

The 8th Wonder Brewery Tap Room Is Now Open

The craft brewery tap room in EaDo will be open four days a week.

01/09/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slideshow

Now Open: 8th Wonder's Tap Room

The craft brewery in EaDo will be serving its beers four nights a week.

01/09/2015

I Choo-Choo-Choose You

Craft Beer and Crafting for Veterans

The 5th annual Valentine's for Veterans event at Saint Arnold Brewery brings together cold beer and warm hearts.

01/08/2015 By Natalie Harms

Meatful Mondays

Two Burgers, Two Beers, One Low Price at The Hay Merchant

This new Monday night special will stuff two people silly for less than $20.

01/05/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

Radio

Life After FM Radio

92.1’s sudden format change forced popular talk show Drink of Ages to find a new home.

01/04/2015 By Katharine Shilcutt

The Draft

Houstonia's Taking Over the Taps at Whole Foods

Try before you buy this weekend with our seasonal six-pack tap takeover at Whole Foods.

12/18/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Cheers!

Houstonia's Winter Six-Pack Now Available at Whole Foods

Warm up this winter with our curated selection of Houston's best seasonal craft beers.

12/03/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

In and Out

Christian's Tailgate in West Houston Now Open

The Energy Corridor now has one more place for burgers and beer.

12/02/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Brews Blues

No Frozen Mugs: Craft Isn't Always Better Cold

The case against frozen glassware and other craft beer crimes

12/01/2014 By Wendy Cawthon

Best Bars 2014

Houston’s Best Beer Bars: An Addendum

A few more local favorites to add to August 2014’s best-of list.

11/30/2014 Edited by Katharine Shilcutt By Dan Derozier, Catherine Matusow, Chris Abshire, and Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Best of Houstonia

The Best Bars in Houston

Behold: the 10 best bars in all of Houstonia, plus 27 more definitive drinkeries in eight categories.

11/30/2014 Edited by Katharine Shilcutt By Dan Derozier, Catherine Matusow, Chris Abshire, and Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Holidaze

The Perfect Pairing: A Beer for Every Thanksgiving Course

Buck the Beaujolais trend and bring a six-pack to Thanksgiving dinner.

11/24/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt