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Tallahassee's Elder Care Oktoberfest moves to Cascades Park for Oct. 10 event

Tallahassee's Elder Care Oktoberfest moves to Cascades Park for Oct. 10 event
Well, it appears the 2021 beer festival calendar year WON'T end without at least one event happening in the Craft Capital. After much deliberati...

Georgia Beer Company strikes gold in US Open Beer Championships

Georgia Beer Company strikes gold in US Open Beer Championships
Valdosta-based Georgia Beer Co., which was founded by Chris Jones and J Ryce Martin and sits just a 75-mile drive from Tallahassee, was awarded the gold medal for their "Destress Express" coffee milk stout in the prestigious U.S. Open Beer Championships over the weekend in the "American Stout" category — which is arguably one of the most competitive divisions in the entire competition. 

Breweries dress up for taste of Halloween magic

Breweries dress up for taste of Halloween magic
Perhaps it's the fall weather or COVID's emphasis on outdoor seating, but we've noticed a lot of work done around the outside of our breweries, ...

Local breweries joining national All Together campaign

Local breweries joining national All Together campaign
The premise was simple — do something, anything — and the outcome profound. When Other Half Brewing in Brooklyn, Stout Collective in Chicago and...

Deep's Black RyeDay becoming a post-Turkey Day tradition

Deep's Black RyeDay becoming a post-Turkey Day tradition
Of the many things we love about covering the rapidly expanding, but relatively young, craft beer scene is researching and covering some of th...

Elder Care Oktoberfest goes to next level with craft beer

Elder Care Oktoberfest goes to next level with craft beer
'Tis the season for German music, dressing in dirndls and lederhosen, and eating your weight in pretzels, brats and sauerkraut.  Oh, and be...