Beer Camp 2016 includes a special guild-made saison, created with the help of Wisconsinites Mark Garthwaite and Tanner Luke. more »

May 26, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

Pollux comes with soursop, and sometimes peach puree. Intrigued? Read on. more »

May 25, 2016 12:43 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

As the cornerstone of the Village Crossing project on Main Street in Waunakee, the ambitious brewpub should go a long way toward revitalizing the downtown. more »

May 18, 2016 3:18 PM Beer

Mutha Pucka pineapple sour blonde ale is a dry but approachable sour. It’s a limited release from Next Door Brewing. more »

May 18, 2016 11:04 AM Beer

What happens when the crowded craft beer market competes for the best names? There can be lawsuits. But some breweries opt for an amicable solution. more »

May 17, 2016 3:14 PM Beer

Dead Bird Brewing’s Strongman IIPA is a big brew that finishes at 10% ABV with an estimated 100 IBUs. But for all that, it’s quite approachable. more »

May 11, 2016 12:04 PM Beer


Kyle Nabilcy

This is an event for beer people. But you didn’t have to like only one kind of beer to participate, and you didn’t even need to leave a single neighborhood if you didn’t want to. more »

May 10, 2016 1:00 PM Beer


Ale Asylum/Phine Tuned Photograp

Ale Asylum doesn’t make many lagers, but when it does, sit up and take notice. Catch Mai the Bock Be With You while it’s on tap for Madison Craft Beer Week. more »

May 4, 2016 12:00 PM Beer

Wisconsin rare bottle events are increasingly popular, and they’re a good way to get into the rarities game. more »

May 3, 2016 4:33 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

A rare appearance from Ahnapee and a visit from Perennial Artisan Ales of Missouri are among the highlights from the first weekend of Madison Craft Beer Week. Plus, you can catch Perennial again later this week. more »

May 2, 2016 4:40 PM Beer


Scott R. Maurer

Beers brewed with pre-industrial methods are more than experiments. Brewers both in state and out showed off their best. more »

May 2, 2016 12:05 PM Beer


Chris Winterhack

Each year a new collaborative beer, called Common Thread, is made among area brewers, to celebrate Madison Craft Beer Week. This year’s, a gose, is light, crisp, big and bold — a unique winner. more »

Apr 27, 2016 12:00 PM Beer


James O'Boyle

Ten picks for Madison Craft Beer Week, Wisco edition. Even familiar breweries trot out the best stuff to show off. more »

Apr 26, 2016 12:35 PM Beer


James O'Boyle

Ten picks for Madison Craft Beer Week. The breweries that come to Madison from out of state have a lot to offer, and some great surprises in store. more »

Apr 26, 2016 12:35 PM Beer 1 Comments


Robin Shepard

One Barrel’s 5th Element rye IPA is an approachable IPA that gets the rye right. It’s an example of a great summertime beer that doesn’t go off the hop deep end. more »

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