Lakewood’s Till & Toil, Community Public Ale hitting store shelves in six-pack form

Lakewood Brewing announced today on Facebook that their spring seasonal, Till & Toil, will be released in a bottle this year. Six packs should hit store shelves soon, which means my six pack will not be hitting my midsection this summer. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=766736323359311 Lakewood should have the full Till & Toil spread for this Saturday’s tour, …

Reflecting on North Texas Beer Week 2013

North Texas Beer Week 2013 is in the books. Over. Done. But it seems like it was only yesterday. Maybe that’s still the Thanksgiving turkey coma talking, but I have to say I enjoyed every minute of this year’s week-long celebration of beer. Texas Brewvolution is my favorite Dallas beer festival thus far. It had …

Great American Beer Festival: How are beers judged at GABF?

With Community taking home a gold this year and 10 Texas breweries receiving awards, you may be wondering how the judges decide who takes home the medals at the Great American Beer Festival. It’s actually a very detailed process. This video from CraftBeer.com goes behind-the-scenes to show you how they judge a beer. http://youtu.be/MqN6Tav1F5k These …

Community thanks friends and supporters after Great American Beer Festival 2013 gold medal win

In the wake of their gold medal win at this year’s Great American Beer Festival for Public Ale in the ESB category, Community Beer Company sent out an email to announce their win and thank their supporters. It’s a well-deserved victory for one of Dallas’ growing breweries, and this kind of nationwide recognition should not …

Texas Brewers take home 10 medals at GABF 2013

10 different medals were won by Texas breweries this year at Great American Beer Festival. A big congratulations goes out to all the winners, especially your local Dallas winner — Community Beer Company. Here’s to hoping next year is even bigger for Texas! Here’s a full list of all the Texas winners: Bitterama from Namaste …