Beer Institute

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    Texas Ranks 9th in Beer Consumption

    The Beer Institute (BI) released data on your drinking habits (yes, they're watching you. Always watching you). In an annual state-by-state analysis, the BI found that overall beer consumption in the U.S. rose 1.5 percent in 2012, pointing to "above normal winter and spring temperatures" as the culp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    Holiday Gift Idea: A Craft Beer Mixed Six

    On Wednesday the Beer Institute announced that the number of permitted breweries in the U.S. has reached an all-time high of 2,751, up from 2,309 in 2011. Not that we needed a stat to validate this craft beer resurgence, but it's reassuring nonetheless. "Resurgence", you say? Yes, our forefathers we ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 25, 2012

    The Rise of the DFW Brew

    Free from the hangover of the '90s craft beer bust, Dallas' small brewers cheer another round of growth.

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Stone Old Guardian 2011 Classic Release vs. BELGO Version

    ​While not everyone thinks it's a tremendously creative idea, Stone Brewing Co. this year has introduced a program called "Odd Beers For Odd Years," in which the recipes for Stone Old Guardian Barley Wine and Stone Imperial Russian Stout are tweaked. This year, the brewery is adding the Belgian ye ... More >>