Community Beer Co.

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2014

    Drink Beer and Without Feeling (Quite as) Bad About It

    Beer is one of those paradoxical liquids that can make one feel both supremely good and devastatingly bad. In our never-ending effort to help them imbibers of Dallas maximize their good-vibes and justify their wrongdoing, we've compiled this list of local craft beer companies that make a point of gi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2014

    Five North Texas Beers to Drink This Fall

    B. MiersIn today's highly saturated beer market, many breweries release seasonals to differentiate themselves, increase their exposure, or maybe because they're already bored of their two-year-old standard. Either way, here's a list of five seasonals to look for in Dallas-Fort Worth this Fall.

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Community Beer Co.'s Jamie Fulton on Drinking with Monks and His Favorite Beers

    Jamie Fulton of Community Beer Co. got started in brewing because of his love for food. After high school, he hopped the pond to study culinary arts at Le Cordon Blue in London. Side trips to the rest of the continent led to the discovery of craft beers throughout Europe. As soon as he came home, ... More >>

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    December 19, 2013

    Eight Gift Ideas for the Dallas Craft-Beer Lover on Your List

    Good news if you have a craft beer lover on your good list: there's a lot of options. Bad news: there are just so many options! Dallas has done well in embracing the craft beer wave. From breweries, to retail spots, home brewing outlets and chef-driven beer bars, there's plenty to put under the tree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2013

    Six New DFW-Brewed Winter Beers to Warm Your Soul and Liver

    North Texas brewers have been a busy bunch lately. With the change in season, many have been working on snuggly versions of their beer, something to cuddle up with on these chilly 70- or 20-degree December days. These are a few beers you might consider tromping out in the ice to horde before Ice-a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    How the Government Shutdown Is Messing Up Texas

    To the political novice, a federal government shutdown sounds like an excuse to get crazy. Anarchy in the streets! Do more than the usual drugs in Deep Ellum! Operate a bandit taxi service from the same 1993 minivan you use to transport DISD students to school! But that's not how it really works. In ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Drink Great Beer and Eat Great Food Tomorrow at Community Beer Co., All for a Great Cause

    1400 Miles is a campaign created by Texas brewers who are cycling from Austin to Denver to raise money and awareness for the Pints for Prostrate organization. The ride started in Austin on Wednesday and will stop at Community Beer Co. on Thursday for a little music, beer and dinner. Chef Danyele McP ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2013

    A Complete Guide to Craft Beer in North Texas

    In the Fall of 2012, we created an ever-evolving guide to North Texas craft beers. Less than one year later, it's time for an update. Following is an at-this-moment current-yet-still-ever-evolving guide to North Texas craft breweries. Breweries are listed based on the dates they were established, w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2013

    Five DFW Beer Events to Keep You Buzzed All Weekend

    There are several tasty beer events this weekend that should keep you happy and hoppy. Starting tonight with a new brew from Community Beer Co. to Fort Worth and back on Saturday, you'll be busy. Community Beer Co. has opened a tap room, thanks to new laws passed by the Texas legislature. Tonight ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2013

    At Alamo Drafthouse Tonight, Fried Gold, Craft Beer and a Double Feature

    The Alamo Drafthouse is hosting a Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz double feature tonight, in honor of the final film in the "Blood and Ice Cream" trilogy, The World's End. That film, due out in August, is about five friends who reunite for an epic pub crawl during an alien invasion that threatens lif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    Four Beer and Wine Events to Hoist a Glass at This Weekend

    Community Beer Co. is opening their brand spankin' new taproom every Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. The beer is so fresh it's still mooing. No! Silly! Hops don't moo. But, it's just really fresh. This is all compliments of the five-pack of bills Governor Rick Perry signed in June, which allows Texas brewer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2013

    North Texas Brewers Rack Up Awards at US Open Beer Championship

    There's certainly a lot of hullabaloo about craft beer these days. But is it all just a fad? As cupcakes so poignantly proved a few years ago, just because something is trendy, doesn't mean it's any good. Not to throw cupcakes under the bus, but, yeah, why the heck not. All glitz and no substance wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2013

    We Asked Local Brewers to Recommend Each Other's Beers. See What They Had to Say.

    A while back, we asked five local brewers which of their beers they recommend for a nice summer session. Remember that? Well, now we've turned the tables and put them on the spot. We asked those same brewers to recommend their favorite summer session beers from another local brewery. After a few un ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Just in Time for Finals Week, Community Beer Is Having Beer School on Saturday

    This Saturday, Jamie Fulton of Community Beer Co. will open his brewer's book of secrets for Beer School from noon to 2 p.m. Fulton has an impressive set of credentials and has attended his share of brewing schools, including the UC Davis program, the World Brewing Academy and classes at Doemens Aca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2013

    Slow Food Kicks Off Season At Craft And Growler

    Last night, the Dallas chapter of the Slow Food group met at Craft and Growler, the hip new beer dispensary that opened in Fair Park six months ago. This was the first meeting for the group with Liz Goulding, a young, small and very determined food nerd at the helm. After a few beers (otherwise wha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2013

    Fort Worth Untapped Releases Beer List Including Cheech and Chong from Rahr

    Did you get your fill at the Big Texas Beer Fest last weekend down at Fair Park? Nah, us neither. While it was a delicious beer event, it really just teased our hophead tendencies. So, fantastic news! The Paste Untapped Festival is next weekend, April 20, in Fort Worth. Even better news! The beer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    Interview: Liz Goulding, New Leader of Local Slow Food Movement on Why Local Matters

    The Slow Food movement was initially founded by Italian Carlo Petrini in the mid-1980s as a way to counteract our "fast" culture, which, among many other things, affected the way we eat. Now Slow Food is a global (yet very local) interest group that advocates for sustainable food. In a giant stroke, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Big Texas Beer Fest Was Even Better the Second Time. Here's Why.

    More than two hours in to the second iteration of Big Texas Beer Fest, I ran into organizer Chad Montgomery and asked him what beers he'd had so far that really impressed him. The answer shocked me: He hadn't had a sip yet, he was so busy.  Montgomery's dedication to making the event run smooth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    Six Great Dinner and Craft Beer Events for the Week, Including a Cooking Class You Shouldn't Miss

    The Dallas dining and beer scene is hopping, but don't let that distract you too much because there's a cooking class tonight that you really shouldn't miss. No time to dilly-dally, let's get to it: Wednesday, March 6 Co-author of the cookbook Bouchon Bakery, Sebastien Rouxel, is hosting a demonst ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2013

    Foodie Events for the Week January 9-15, And Then Some

    Wednesdays in January El Ranchito, 610 W. Jefferson Blvd., will host Elvis tributes and impersonations every Wednesday in January. Kraig Parker, who has been referred to as "the ultimate image of Elvis," will shake things up on January 9 and 23. Then, on January 16 and 30 the floor will be open to p ... More >>

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    January 7, 2013

    Community Beer Co. About to Make Good on Promise of Beer for the Community

    Dallas' newest brewery, Community Beer Co., located in hopeful optimism at 1530 Inspiration Drive, is putting the final touches on their new home and will have a grand opening brewery tour 2-5 p.m. Saturday, January 19 See also: -The North Texas Craft Beer Guide It'll be a good day to celebrat ... More >>

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    October 24, 2012

    North Texas Beers: A Guide

    Following North Texas' big win at the Great American Beer Fest, this week's cover story by Lauren Drewes Daniels profiles the rise of the DFW craft brew. To see what kind of growth we're talking about, Lauren's broken down each of the local brewers. Check it out below. Rahr & Sons Brewing Co. rahr ... More >>