Peticolas brings World Cup to Dallas with Thrilla in Brazilla

As a big soccer fan, Michael Peticolas has toyed with the idea of creating a beer for FC Dallas, but sadly, FC Dallas hasn’t responded to his proposal. In the meantime, he’s settled on releasing a beer in honor of this year’s World Cup. Thrilla in Brazilla, a 7.5% ABV American IPA, will be released […]

Cody Martin explains inspiration for Martin House’s brews

Read as I might, I didn’t know as much about Cody Martin and Martin House Brewing as I did after watching this video from’s Love at First Sip series. Martin explains the inspiration for Day Break — to show up all those breakfast stouts. He also knows more about martins (the bird) than I […]

Fritz Rahr Jr. explains history of Rahr & Sons Brewery in Fort Worth

I’m late to this party, but produced a series of videos with the craft beer brewers of Fort Worth for their May “Love at First Sip” cover story. The first is with Fritz Rahr Jr. of Rahr & Sons, and the video actually taught me a thing or two about their history — both […]

Mole Temptress tapped to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Lakewood has done it again. They’ve released a special edition of Temptress. Mole Temptress blends the complexity of mole sauce into the Temptress smoothness you’re used to enjoying. I get some spicy notes a little heavier chocolate flavor. If you haven’t gotten a chance to try it yet, today might be your best bet. Many […]

Armadillo Ale Works gives you Brunch Money

Armadillo Ale Works might be one of the most beloved breweries in the Dallas-Fort Worth area that still doesn’t have a brewery. Though they were in the running for a $25,000 grant from FedEx Small Business to help fund the construction of their brewery in Denton, Armadillo didn’t end up making the cut as one […]

Odell Brewing now on tap in Texas, launching in stores March 31

It was hard to miss all of the events surrounding Odell Brewing’s arrival in Texas last week. Odell even wrote us a song! If you haven’t gotten a chance to try their beers since they arrived from Colorado, be sure to track down a tap handle now that they’re readily available around town. You’ll […]

Upcoming Untapped Festival Fort Worth reveals 2014 beer list

The complete list of 200+ beers from 65+ breweries that will be poured at this weekend’s Untapped Festival in Fort Worth is now available. It’s a pretty epic list for even the most veteran of beer connoisseurs. And for the true beer nerds, Plano Craft Beer Examiner Brian Brown has created his own version of […]

Cedar Creek Brewery to release special series, IPA

Get ready for several new beers from Cedar Creek Brewery. As Beer in Big D reported, they have plans to release a special series quarterly in 2014, starting with their Great American Beer Festival gold medal winner, Belgian Style Dubbel, available in stores now. Colin Alsheimer recently gave the dubbel a rating of 9 out […]