Inky Beer Factoid: August 29

(Sorry that we missed posting this yesterday, all! I have been swamped with the new brewing job… and now, the weekend!) On this day in 1958, Formosa Spring Brewery in Ontario, Canada literally ran out of beer due to a strike called by Brewery Warehouse employees (there were around 1200 employees in all the breweries…

Inky Beer Factoid: August 16

On this day in 1958, singer and actress (debatable) Madonna Ciccone was born in Bay City, Michigan.  In 2010, Madonna was a visible guest, along with Gerard Butler, at a Brahma Beer Box Carnival competition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. On this same day in 1986, Madonna’s “True Blue” album skyrockets to the #1 spot…