Melvin Brewing's got the magic sauce at GABF

Melvin Brewing's got the magic sauce at GABF

ALPINE, WY/DENVER, CO

Melvin Brewing is here to remind us all that if you take your beer too seriously, you are the definition of blowing it. Yeah, craft beer has gotten a little too hip these days, and it's time to bring beer back into the hands and mouths of the everyman (urban lumberjacks, you can come too).

The Hop Reviews Vol. 18: A November Beer Review

The Hop Reviews Vol. 18: A November Beer Review

CHICAGO, IL

We've tasted through the following 20 beers for November, and rated them according to our interpretation of the BJCP scoring guidelines, on a scale of 100 and listed in alphabetical order. This month, IPAs run the gamut from the juicy and hazy to black as midnight, as well as the GABF Gold Medal winner in the American IPA category.

Beer & Branding: Strap Tank Brewery

Beer & Branding: Strap Tank Brewery

SPRINGVILLE, UT

Austin-based Helms Workshop has designed plenty for beer.  And for one of their latest branding projects, for Utah's Strap Tank Brewery, a brewpub with a distinctly vintage-motorcycle-inspired vibe. Named after the first Harley Davidson to roll of the line in 1908, Strap Tank honors the heritage, passion, and quality workmanship of its namesake.

A Londoner's Review of the London Craft Beer Festival

A Londoner's Review of the London Craft Beer Festival

LONDON, UK

The London Craft Beer Festival celebrated its fifth year in 2017, and it proved to be their biggest yet. Spread over a full weekend, LCBF pulled in a stellar lineup of 45+ established and on-the-rise breweries– from the UK, Europe and the US. With two days to tackle the fest, contributor Paul King recapped the event and his 10 picks for standout beers...