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Only You Can Prevent Seasonal Creep

Only You Can Prevent Seasonal Creep

Forget Christmas in July, these days it’s Thanksgiving in August as craft beer fall seasonals seem to start hitting store shelves earlier and earlier every year. Plenty of beer enthusiasts protest, and there are few ideas on how to stop it, but seasonal creep just keeps on creepin’ on.

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Fred Eckhardt: Beer Icon Passes Away

Fred Eckhardt

News broke late on Monday, August 10, 2015, that famed U.S. brewing icon, Fred Eckhardt passed peacefully in his bed in Portland, Ore. Eckhardt was 89.

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Sam Calagione on Selfies and Selling Out

Sam Calagione

The Denver Post's Eric Gorski talks to Sam Calagione about the future of craft brewing, bringing more Dogfish Head beer to Denver and his plan to keep his brewery family-owned for decades.

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Is Skunky Beer This Summer’s It Beer?

Is Skunky Beer This Summer's It Beer?

Skunky beer is caused by ultraviolet light, specifically UVB wavelengths, that split apart the alpha-acid molecules from hops. While usually considered an off-flavor, in the right beer styles, at the right levels, some beer drinkers enjoy it.

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So You’re Marrying a Beer Geek

So You're Marrying a Beer Geek

Brewers Association staff share how they integrated craft beer into their wedding celebrations to help beer geeks plan their big day.

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