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Founders Canadian Breakfast Stout CBS In Bottles DEC 1

Founders Brewing to Release CBS in December Oh wake up, EH! After what seemed like an eternity of speculation, rumors, hints, allegations and teeth gnashing by some, Founders Brewing Co. has officially announced that CBS (the beer, not the network), better known as Founders Canadian Breakfast Stout, will be available in bottles starting DEC 1 and their final

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Bells Brewery 2018 Lineup & Special Releases

Bells Brewery 2018 Lineup (Courtesy of I know it’s a bit early to be thinking ahead to 2018…hell we have not seen Halloween, Thanksgiving, Black Friday (spare me) Christmas or New Years yet, let alone the beer you may wanna drink next year. But when Bell’s Brewing Inc of Comstock, MI releases their 2018

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It’s #IPADAY – 10 best IPA releases to look for

According to, IPA Day was founded in 2011 as a world-wide social media movement created to unite the voices of craft beer enthusiasts, bloggers and brewers. People, not corporate marketing at it’s best! It’s rumored that one of the first breweries to export beer to India was England’s Bow Brewery. It’s thought that hops were added

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New Beer Releases – JUNE

The latest releases from craft brewers around the US (June 2015) >> New Beer Releases Courtesy of TYRANENA / LAKEFRONT: Triple IPA w/Grapefruit REVOLUTION: 1ZENUFF SOUTHERN TIER: Choklat Oranj JOLLY PUMPKIN: Rojzilla VICTORY: Sour Monkey   De Garde: The Anniversary De Garde: Nectarine Premiere Hopworks Urban Brewery: Stone Sticks and Stones Stone Stochasticity Project: HiFi+LoFi Mixtape Fort George / Georgetown: Pfriem 3-Way IPA Urban

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National Beer Day Staring Frank the Tank Day !?

Pre-game indicators:  Frank the Tank goes old school on Coach K! Although National Beer Day is today (April 6) in the UK, it is recognized nationwide among beer enthusiasts as an unofficial holiday in the USA on April 7, thanks to FDR. For those of us in the Midwest, it may be a chance to celebrate early, on New Beer’s Eve, while

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Beer Drinking Styles Guide – A beer for every season

When to drink certain beers…Beer Drinking Styles Guide So far we here at HomeBrewRockStars have been highlighting commercial beers that we thought were worthy of attention. These have been based somewhat on randomness, but did you know that beer styles are relative to the seasons and holidays? In the days before controlled refrigeration, brewing schedules

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No More West Coast Bias for Craft Beer Brewing

Craft beer growth and success actually leads to less overall consumption. What once started as a west coast boogaloo (hop-along, if you will), has spread into a world-wide phenomenon.  Michigan increased craft breweries by more than 20% last year, and Colorado now has more craft breweries than Oregon. Vermont is now the #1 state with the highest

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