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 […]

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 […]

Spend Valentine’s Day with your true love, beer

Dear Dallas, tonight is Valentine’s Day. Whether Hallmark invented it or not, we must live with it. And we hope you aren’t spending the day figuring out where to eat alone. This holiday should be spent with the one you love, beer. And couples, it’s not cheating to love beer and your significant other. Maybe […]

Tips for brewing with spices

Many of my favorite fall and holiday beers are of the spiced variety. I love them all — pumpkin, nutmeg, cloves, cinnamon. The list could go on. So when we decided it was time to brew our first spiced holiday beer, I realized that building a beer recipe with spices that are normally relegated to […]

Where to Spend Friday of NTX Beer Week 2013

Another day, another night full of amazing tappings all over Dallas. Enjoy it while you can, people. After tonight, we only have one more day of North Texas Beer Week. Get your new beer kick at Flying Saucer this afternoon as Four Corners unveils their Dark Ginger Beer and Martin House serves up some “never […]

Where to Spend Thursday of NTX Beer Week 2013

North Texas Beer Week is just hitting its stride, and tonight we have the locals dominating with several events happening all over Dallas. There’s a party, a beer dinner, and a rare glass night that’s not to be missed. Peticolas Brewing is taking over The Common Table tonight for an epic Peticolas Party. Michael Peticolas […]

Where to Go Wednesday of NTX Beer Week 2013

Getting over the hump of North Texas Beer Week is going to be easy. I have a bit of sour tooth, which means I’ll most definitely be at Meddlesome Moth for a special tapping of La Folie. If you want to keep with the New Belgium theme, you can meet New Belgium brewer Lindsay Guerdrum […]

Where to Spend Tuesday of NTX Beer Week 2013

Wait…you aren’t done after one Monday of North Texas Beer Week, are you? It’s Tuesday! Things just get better from here. Brew nerds and keg chasers should make their way to Flying Saucer in Addison for the Brewer’s Table with Sierra Nevada’s Brett Preston. They’ll also be unveiling some Avery Uncle Jacob’s Stout and Sierra […]

Where You Should Be Monday Night of NTX Beer Week 2013

North Texas Beer Week started with the bang of Texas Brewvolution this weekend, but Monday’s no slouch. The real gem is Real Ale’s Tap Takeover and Bonnie and Clyde Beer Dinner at Alamo Drafthouse, but if old movies aren’t your thing, you can get your rare beer kick at Oskar Blues’ 11th Anniversary at The […]

Texas Craft Beer Laws: A Win for the Little Guys

Looks like beer laws are a’changin’ in Texas, which is always a good thing. While there will still be those beer laws that don’t make sense (like it being illegal for breweries to sell beer from their brewery for off-site consumption), this new set of laws getting passed is a step in the right direction. […]