Inky Beer Factoid: December 6

On this day in 2009, National Miner’s Day was established to commemorate all miners and their contributions to our nation’s economy.  Although the mining industry is not considered as dangerous as it once had been (mainly due to safety practices), many lives were lost back in the day.  This day is in remembrance of the…

Inky Beer Factoid: November 11

On this day in 1988, craft brewing pioneer, national beer judge, and author, Greg Noonan opens Vermont’s first brewpub in Burlington, “The Vermont Pub and Brewery.” Although Noonan passed away in 2009, The Vermont Pub & Brewery and his books about brewing thrive.  Some of these books include: