Have an Idea you’d like to share?

Have knowledge or ideas about beer you would like to share with others? It might be something about beer history, local, national or beyond. It could be something about the state of beer today. Contact us with your idea and we will look to post the finished product...

Good things are happening at Scratch Food & Beverage

Got to help Don at Scratch on Troy Hill find some great beers to pair with the Chef’s Brandon’s great dishes. Scratch will soon have a new beer list, curated by Brew: The Museum of Beer. Watch for an upcoming beer and food pairing event with a more social...

Visit to Eleventh Hour

Had fun checking out Eleventh Hour recently. Ask Matt about the fascinating history of the building, then visit the Bayernhof Museum Help Spread the...

Is there a bubble brewing in local craft beer?

Locally, we are up to 30 breweries now open in Allegheny County. That’s a 50% increase so far this year, and there are at least 4 more on the way. Our interactive map of breweries in Western Pennsylvania  shows them all, along with the rest of the breweries in...

Is there a bubble brewing in the national craft beer scene?

In our next installments, we will take a look at the “bubble issue“ from a national perspective and consider whether Prohibition was responsible for the demise of local breweries. Make sure you are on our mailing list so that you will be notified when the next...