Monthly Archives: October 2013

Learn to Homebrew this Saturday with CASK

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Saturday is Learn to Homebrew Day, and CASK (Cowford Ale Sharing Klub) is doing a group brew in front of Just Brew It Riverside. Please plan to participate if you can. We’ll be firing our burners up at around 10 a.m. Call the guys at Just Brew It today to have your ingredients bagged up […]

“Bitter Rivalry” between Florida and Georgia

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

As you may already know, Swamp Head Brewery (Gainesville, FL) and Terrapin Beer (Athens, GA) brewed a collaboration called ‘Bitter Rivalry’, an English Bitter brewed with Florida Oranges and Georgia Peaches. Below is a list of establishments which will be hosting “Meet & Greets” with Luke and Brandon from Swamp Head Brewing and John & […]

The Hypnotic Hop – October 30, 2013

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

This week’s issue of the Hypnotic Hop is now ready to view here. See what’s happening in the greater Jacksonville craft beer community and make plans for this weekend. This week’s winner will receive a pint of Swamp Head Brewery and Terrapin Beer Co. collab brew, “Bitter Rivalry” Thursday, October 31 at Aardwolf Brewery, between […]

SweetWater Brewing Co. releases Whiplash White IPA

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

SweetWater’s Whiplash is a white IPA and is a brand new seasonal for SweetWater Brewing Co This brew will be available the second week of November through the end of February in 12 oz. 6 packs, draft and included in the Tackle Box. Whiplash IPA will be part of the Catch & Release seasonal collection. […]

Craft Beer Auction at Aroma’s Cigar Bar & Beerhouse

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Aromas Cigar Bar & Beerhouse next Tuesday, November 5 starting at 5 pm for their Craft Beer Collectors Auction. Proceeds to benefit a child who recently lost her father (more details coming soon). Bid on a collection of rare beers during their first Craft Beer collectors auction featuring over 120 different beers and styles […]

Goose Island Beer Co. unveils new brews …

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Goose Island Beer Company is unveiling four Belgian-style wild ales from its diverse and creative portfolio. The Chicago-based beer company will debut two completely new barrel-aged farmhouse ales called Gillian and Halia, and release the 2013 vintage of the much sought after sour ales, Lolita and Juliet. Be looking for these brews at Grassroots, Beer […]

Cask Tapping at Bold City Brewery

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Bold City Brewery Thursday, October 31 at 3pm. They will be tapping their new Winter seasonal, the Super Secret Stout which is an American sweet/ dry/ milk stout hybrid. A large amount of roasted and chocolate flavors should be expected with a nice sweetness to balance out the finish. 7.5% ABV They will also […]

Celebrate Halloween at the Engine! Thursday, October 31

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Engine 15 Brewing Co. will be releasing Pumpmaster Pumpkin Ale, Thursday, October 31 at 4pm and giving away E15 glassware with each beer purchased. There will be a costume contest again this year from 6-9pm. Show up anytime and let the E15 crew have a good look at ya. E15 will award the Top 3 […]

Beer & Food Pairing at Engine 15 Brewing Co.

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Engine 15 Brewing Co. on Wednesday, November 27 for their monthly Beer and Food Pairing special, served all day. Thanksgiving Sandwich paired with E15 Cranberry Blonde. House Smoked Turkey, Cornbread Stuffing and Cranberry Sauce

Gaffel & Bischoff Pint Night at Engine 15 Brewing Co.

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Engine 15 Brewing Co. on Wednesday, November 6 from 4 – 7 pm for Pint Night featuring Gaffel & Bischoff. Beers include Gaffel Kolsch, Bischoff Hefeweizen and Bischoff Dopplebock. Buy the pint, keep the glass!

Rivertown Brewing Co. Pint Night at Engine 15 Brewing Co.

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Engine 15 Brewing Co. on Wednesday, November 13 from 4 – 7 pm for Rivertown Brewing Co. Pint Night featuring. Beers will include Unit 6 Hoppy Wheat, Roebling Robust Vanilla Porter and a TBD. Buy the pint, keep the glass!

Highland Brewing Co. Pint Night at Engine 15 Brewing Co.

October 31st, 2013 (No Comments)

Join Engine 15 Brewing Co. on Wednesday, November 20 from 4 – 7 pm for Highland Brewing Co. Pint Night featuring. Buy the pint, keep the glass!

Vegan Craft Beer Dinner feat Intuition Ale Works

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Friday, November 22, 6 – 8 pm. Vegan Craft Beer Dinner feat Intuition Ale Works at Dig Foods Intuition Ale Works is partnering up with Dig Foods for a vegan-friendly beer dinner. IAW will also be debuting their first gluten-free beer that evening. Details and tickets released soon!

New arrivals from New Belgium Brewery’s

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

New Belgium Brewery’s Winter Seasonal Accumulation White IPA, 6.2% ABV is now available around Jax! This winter, IBUs start accumulating like snow in Colorado with New Belgium Brewery’s new Accumulation White IPA. Brewing a white IPA was not only a way to salute the white beauty falling from the sky, but a direct revolt to […]

Beer Seminar & Tasting at Intuition Ale Works

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Wednesday, November 20, 6 – 8 pm – Anniversary Beer Seminar at IAW On Wednesday Brewer Ben will be hosting a beer seminar and tasting to discuss thei special release anniversary beer offerings and reveal details about thei upcoming bottled offerings! The seminar costs $15 per person ($10 for Mug Club members) and includes tastings […]

King Street Farmers Market moves to Intuition Ale Works

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Starting November 13th the King Street Farmers Market will be moving to the courtyard at Intuition Ale Works! It’ll be every Wednesday from 4pm to 7pm. More details to be announced soon on IAW’s website and Facebook page and the KSFM Facebook page and website at: kingstreetfarmersmarket.com

New on tap at Mile Marker Brewing – St. Augustine

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Mile Marker Brewing will be tapping their Gr8 Pumpkin Milk Stout on Halloween at 8 pm, Trick or Treat for your beer, Costume Contests, DJ Jay Sensi, beer tappings and fun with our Mile Marker Crew.

New arrivals and taps at Brewers Pizza – Orange Park

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Whats Brewing at Brewer’s? -The Pumpkin Ale’s are going fast. Punk and Weyerbacher Pumpkin still remain in limited supply. A lot of new additions to the taplist: Green Flash – Green Bullet (Imperial IPA) Bold City – Woodford Reserve Barrel Aged Mad Manatee Swamphead – Smoke Signal (Chipotle Porter) Founder’s – Harvest Ale (Wet Hopped […]

Tuesday Infuse-Day at Brewer’s Pizza

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, November 5, 5pm for Tuesday Infuse-Day. Every first Tuesday of the month the team at Brewer’s will come up with a unique blend of items to infuse through a Dogfish Head Randall 3.0 with a Pinglehead Brew.

Aardwolf Brewery News

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Aardwolf Brewing Co. now have 7 beers on tap and a rotating pilot batch every Wednesday. New 4 oz sample glasses ($2) and growlers are in full effect.

Just tapped at Kickbacks Gastropub

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

New on tap: Dogfish Head Punkin Ale – Pumpkin Ale – 7%. Terrapin Moo-Hoo Chocolate Milk Stout – Milk/Sweet stout – 6% abv. Oskar Blues Ten Fidy – Russian Imperial Stout – 10.5%.

Punk Monk now on tap at IAW

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Intuition Ale Works Punk Monk is back from the dead! Their Belgian dubbel is brewed with real pumpkin, along with a pumpkin spice blend and vanilla beans provided by Green Man Gourmet! Stop in and get this limited seasonal brew while it lasts!

This week’s Hypnotic Hop Giveaway!

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

This week’s Hypnotic Hop giveaway will be a pint of Swamp Head Brewery and Terrapin Beer Co.’s collab brew, “Bitter Rivalry” tomorrow night (10/31) at Aardwolf Brewery! Sign-up for my weekly newsletter, the Hypnotic Hop by entering your email address near the upper right of my site. The Hypnotic Hop will be going out late […]

Autumn is in the air at Intuition Ale Works

October 30th, 2013 (No Comments)

Thinking about ordering some local brews for your Halloween or Florida Georgia celebrations this week? Check out the “Our Beers” section at IntuitionAleWorks.com to see all the seasonal fall brews they have available and shoot an email to taproom@intuitionale.com to place your keg or can order! Or swing by the taproom to get your growlers […]

Jax Truckies presents FL GA Block Party – November 1

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Engine 15 Brewing Co. Holiday Brews & Gift Packs

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Engine 15 Brewing Co. will have a Christmas gift package with a bottle of their Anniversary Barrel-Aged Chupacabra (750mL), Engine 15 Xmas Quad, 2 E15 tulip glasses and a bottle opener in a very cool Engine 15 truck box for $55. Pre-orders will begin in November. Engine 15 will be doing the 12 Beers of […]

South Florida Brewers Guild Fest

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Bold City Brewery News

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Bold City Brewery’s new Winter Seasonal will soon be on tap. The Super Secret Stout which is an American sweet/ dry/ milk stout hybrid. A large amount of roasted and chocolate flavors should be expected with a nice sweetness to balance out the finish. 7.5% ABV Our new Killer Whale Cream Ale and Mad Manatee […]

Swamp Head Brewery News

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Swamp Head is now doing limited canning. Cans are available only at The Wetlands (their tasting room) and will not hit distribution, for now. Swamp Head will be releasing a very limited number of gift packs for the holidays, which will include a pair of commemorative, gold plated snifters and a bottle of Saison du […]

Controversial brews …

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

From the land of the thin-skinned, I really had trouble associating “rape culture” to the obvious innuendo in the subject phrase: Read more below: http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2013/10/22/brewer-criticized-for-blonde-beer-that-claims-goes-down-easy/

The perfect diet plan …

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

Finally, a diet I can follow … religiously! … the Beer and Sausage Diet. Companion is still jumping up and down: http://video.foxnews.com/v/2748460725001/man-loses-weight-on-beer-and-sausage-diet-/

Craft Beers for Raleigh, NC

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

Want an idea for a nice weekend getaway? … How about Raleigh, North Carolina? … Companion and I spent a few days there last December and we found some righteous beer! … check out this article dealing with good Fall beers in that area: http://www.wral.com/local-craft-beer-perfect-for-fall/12997648/

You really can drink to your health!

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

WooHoo! … Health Benefits of Beer! … drink up, bitches! http://video.foxnews.com/v/2723847243001/bottoms-up-beer-may-be-good-for-you/

Colorado sixth-grader’s beer-making experiment headed for space

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

Companion said he wants to shake this kid’s parent’s hands … Read more below: http://www.foxnews.com/science/2013/10/08/colorado-sixth-grader-beer-making-experiment-headed-for-space/

The Hypnotic Hop – October 23, 2013

October 24th, 2013 (No Comments)

This week’s issue of the Hypnotic Hop is now ready to view here. See what’s happening in the greater Jacksonville craft beer community and make plans for this weekend. This week’s winner will receive a $10 gift card to Island Girl Cigar Bar. The Hypnotic Hop – October 23, 2013 jaxbrewbitch/HypnoticHop