Scenes from GABF 2013: Thursday Night Session

Hey all! I survived working my first GABF night, had some amazing beer, and met some wonderful people. Cheers to GABF Day 2 and here are some photo treasures from Day 1. If you’re in town, please feel free to stop by the Epic booth(s) or the new Epic taproom in Denver. I’d love to…

Inky Beer Factoid: September 8

On this day in 1934, Seattle brewery drivers found themselves at odds with choosing between joining the Teamsters’ Beer Delivery Union and the non-Teamster Union. The Teamsters retaliated by smashing beer cases, beating delivery drivers, looting beer carts, and boycotting breweries that carried certain brands of beer. The Teamsters tried to get the drivers to…

A History of Women and Beer

Thanks to the Pink Boots Society, we’d like to share with you a history of women and beer. Teri Fahrendorf, President From civilization’s cradle comes the “Hymn to Ninkasi”, an ode to a minor Sumerian goddess whose name means “you who fill my mouth so full”. Written around 1800 BCE, the hymn praises this goddess…