Is there a bubble brewing in local craft beer?

Locally, we are up to 23 breweries now open in Allegheny County, including one that is literally opening as I write (congratulations, Fury). Our interactive map of breweries in Western Pennsylvania  shows another 10 under development in Allegheny County, and those are...

Judges hard at work, trying to pick a winner

Judges evaluate more than 400 entries in the Name That Beer contest in preparation for announcing a winner at the Debut Party for Brew’s First Brew on Monday, April 24th of Craft Beer Week. Tickets go on sale soon. Help Spread the...

Myth: Prohibition Killed Local Breweries

Many people assume that Prohibition was responsible for the demise of the local breweries. Of course, during Prohibition the number of legal breweries in the country fell to zero, but the decline actually started 45 years before national Prohibition took effect. The...

400+ Entries received in the Name that Beer Contest

Thank you for your enthusiastic response to our Name That Beer contest. The contest is now closed. We received lots of great entries and picking a winner will not be easy. We will announce a winner at our Brew Debut Beer Party during Craft Beer Week (April 21-30)....