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...

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...

Pechakucha

Brew: The Museum of Beer Presentation from Alphabet City’s Pechachuca Night Help Spread the...