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Posts tagged craft beer

January 25, 2019

 

A Bronx Garden And A Cincinnati Chili

There's a secret ingredient in Susan Mintert's Cincinnati-style chili. Hear the podcast to find out what it is, and then try the recipe.

December 19, 2018

 

The Bitter Boom-And-Bust Tale Of Colorado’s Bet On Local Beer Hops

Even with the backing of state-based beer giant Coors, small farmers just couldn't compete with the Pacific Northwest. And with more people choosing wine and spirits, some craft brewers are closing.

August 14, 2018

 

African-American Craft Beer Brewers Unite To Host A Festival Of Their Own

Craft beer is booming, but it is not very popular in the African-American community and there are few black brewers. The first craft beer festival for African-American brewers aims to change that.

June 29, 2018

 

As Dairy Industry Suffers, Farmers Become Beer Brewers

For some struggling dairy farmers, brewing beer has become an easy way to diversify their operations.

August 16, 2017

 

Craft Beer, Brought To You By Big Beer

More than a dozen of America's most popular craft breweries have been bought by global beverage companies in recent years.

July 13, 2017

 

An Ancient Spanish Style Of Cider Takes Root In America

The tart, funky-tasting "sidra natural" can taste a bit off to first-timers. but as America's craft hard-cider market grows, people are warming up to the drink.

March 30, 2017

 

U.S. Breweries Top 5,300, Craft Beer Rides Double-Digit Gains

Just five years ago, there were only about 2,000 U.S. craft brewers. More than 800 opened for business in 2016 — and they're finding a changing market.

February 25, 2017

 

Beer Lovers’ Newfound Obsession With Murky IPAs

East Coast brewers have been making unfiltered, unpasteurized, hazy IPAs for about a decade. Now, the hazy beer craze has gone national.

December 16, 2016

 

Craft Beer Boom Boosts Spain’s Hops Growers

When Germany halted exports in WWII, Spanish brewers asked farmers to plant hops. Now, this town produces almost all hops used by Spain's craft beer industry.

September 7, 2016

 

Midwest Farmers Brew Up Hops For Local Craft Beer

There are several reasons why getting a start in commercial hop growing can be daunting, from expensive start-up costs to intensive labor demands.

August 15, 2016

 

Indiana Hops Farmers Go All-In On Trendy Specialty

The booming craft beer industry is encouraging more and more upstart Indiana growers to invest long-term in hops.

August 2, 2016

 

Hop Growers Cheer Craft Brewers For Saving Ailing Industry

The spike in demand for small-batch beers has infused new life into small, family owned hop farms that were teetering on the edge of bankruptcy.

December 21, 2015

 

Give The Gift Of A Homebrew Kit, Change A Life

Butler Winery & Homebrew shop sells dozens of basic homebrew kits this time of year, but overall sales are slumping. Are craft breweries to blame?

August 10, 2010

Beer 

Your Picks: The 15 Best Not-To-Be Missed Local Breweries

Earth Eats would like to raise a glass to your hand-picked, top 15 (in no particular order) local brewing companies.

March 11, 2010

Home Brewing 

From Backyard to Bottle: Home Brewing Goes Green

People have been making their own beer for over ten thousand years. Now, with attention to sustainable practices, homebrewers are going green.

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