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Bring Back The 80′s At The 17th Annual Legendary Boonville Beer Festival (May 4th, 2013)

With less than 7 days and counting until the 17th Annual Legendary Boonville Beer Festival, Anderson Valley Brewing Company and The Wee Boont Foundation are working hard to make this year’s event the best ever!  If you didn’t already know, every year we choose a “theme” and encourage attendees to dress up.  Well, this year’s [...]

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From hangover to half-marathon

Labor Day weekend traditionally marks the last big hoorah for summer, filled with road trips, backyard barbecues, and of course, craft beer!   We kicked off Friday night at the Steinber Kimmie household with a good old-fashioned beer tasting, featuring Anderson Valley Mowkeef Saison, Lost Abbey Red Barn, Firestone Wookey Jack, Drake’s Aroma Coma, and Lagunitas [...]

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The Chicago Craft Beer Scene, Day 3

Day 3 730am: It’s Friday the 13th.  I step out into the morning sun and encounter Cuffey Dame and Jefferin’ Mink (Roxanne and Tara) on the sidewalk in front of the hotel, coffee in hand. Apparently, after Sheffield’s last night, Tara and Nettied Brightlighter (Ian) teamed up with Sarah to check out Chicago after hours [...]

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The Chicago Craft Beer Scene, Day 2

DAY 2 7am: After a harrowing cab ride through the streets of Chicago (I swear this was the same cab driver from yesterday, though it’s a different cab company), I barely arrive at Union Station in time to run down to the Metra station and catch my train to the western suburbs. From what I [...]

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The Chicago Craft Beer Scene

It’s only been a week, and I’m already missing Chicago.  What a great craft beer town!  Trey White, Owner/President of Anderson Valley Brewing Company, decided that our summer sales meeting should be held in the Windy City so that we could all experience a different craft beer scene than the one we’re used to here [...]

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