O’so introduces Hop Debacle, a “fuzzy” IPA that offers lots of citrus aroma and flavor. Twenty percent of the grist is composed of oats. more

Mar 22, 2017 1:06 PM Beer


Kyle Nabilcy

The need for water conservation leads to an inventive beer-making technique. Treated effluent is at the heart of Nine Springs Effluent Pale Ale. more

Mar 21, 2017 4:11 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

Parched Eagle Brewpub plans to join "Art In" at 1444 E. Washington Ave. The original Westport brewery and pub will also remain open. more

Mar 21, 2017 11:50 AM Beer

WISCoast Ale has bright citrus hoppiness. It should rouse you from heavy winter beer palate boredom. more

Mar 15, 2017 12:00 PM Beer

Miller Park is planning a beer upgrade for 2017. That puts it in the top tier of craft beer stadiums. more

Mar 14, 2017 4:28 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

Lake Louie has a new double IPA that’s intensified with rye. Chicken Dance has plenty of hop flavor to meld with all that rye. more

Mar 8, 2017 2:09 PM Beer

Ladies and gentlemen, step away from the knives. We have a sure-fire solution to the sticky problem of waxed beer bottles. more

Mar 7, 2017 2:01 PM Beer 2 Comments

Collaboration is the keyword as state brewers come together to create Common Thread 2017. The collaborative beer is a different style each year. more

Mar 6, 2017 2:10 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

Mid-Westy Blond from the Great Dane-Hilldale is a new creation by brewer Nate Zukas. He was inspired by a trip to Belgium that was beer research for the pub’s brewers. more

Mar 1, 2017 12:00 PM Beer


Kyle Nabilcy

The beer world loves a good pun, or a bad one, more than just about any other industry. It makes picking beers for special events an extra-special form of entertainment. more

Feb 28, 2017 2:59 PM Beer

12 oz. Curl from Ale Asylum is a new pilsner from the brewery best known for its hoppy beers. This one arrives in the form of a traditional kellerbeer, i.e., an unfiltered lager. more

Feb 22, 2017 3:16 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Obviously Milwaukee is a great place to go for beer. So why don’t Madisonians head east more often? more

Feb 21, 2017 4:53 PM Beer

Stark Naked pale ale is a local twist on a New England style from Next Door brewing. It's unusually silky and has a low enough ABV to be thought of as sessionable. more

Feb 15, 2017 12:00 PM Beer

Sweet beers go hand-in-hand with Valentine’s Day, and its focus on dessert. But these beers are surprisingly great on any date night. more

Feb 15, 2017 8:09 AM Beer

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Robin Shepard

Madison’s newest beer hangout is set to open this weekend. BarleyPop Tap and Shop is a unique combination: part tap room, part bottle shop. more

Feb 9, 2017 2:03 PM Beer


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