Big and small gain exposure, look to what’s next at NOLA on Tap

2018-11-05T11:03:52+00:00November 5th, 2018|Wine and Craft Beverage News Articles|

by Enrico Villamaino

The Crescent City recently celebrated its largest ever beer festival at the New Orleans City Park Festival Grounds – an unofficial start to the region’s Oktoberfest and a chance for brewers both large and small to exchange ideas and innovations while raising money for worthwhile causes. (more…)

The bold character of North Carolina rum

2018-11-05T10:57:56+00:00November 5th, 2018|Wine and Craft Beverage News Articles|

by Courtney Llewellyn

One visit to the Lassiter Distilling Company’s Facebook page might tell you a good bit about the business. The banner across the top of the site reads “Greatness and mischief and damn fine character.” It’s a bold statement, and a blunt one, and it totally encompasses the spirit cofounder Rebecca Lassiter brings to the brand. (more…)

Gov. Cuomo announces results of second annual NYS Craft Beer Competition

2018-11-05T10:18:18+00:00November 5th, 2018|Wine and Craft Beverage News Articles|

NEW YORK – Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo recently announced the results of the second annual New York State Craft Beer Competition, which featured 642 New York State-brewed beers. For the second straight year, Brooklyn-based Threes Brewing took home top honors, winning the Governor’s Excelsior Cup. Gold medals were awarded to 23 beers from breweries across the state. (more…)