Beer Buzz

Full Mile brewery plans move forward. The project will be downtown and run by Nathan Kinderman and C.J. Hall. more

Aug 10, 2017 5:00 AM 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


Robin Shepard

There’s a brand-new taproom from Bent Kettle in Fort Atkinson. Hop Haus of Verona is now bottling several beers. Plus, beers to watch for. more

Feb 2, 2017 5:00 AM Beer

Collaboration between Old Sugar and six local breweries creates six new signature liquors. Plus: Hop Haus has a barrel-aging program, and more beers to watch for. more

Nov 17, 2016 5:00 AM Beer

Door County Brewing to expand in Baileys Harbor, Octopi turns one and releases special brews at party and New Glarus is now sold at the airport. more

Oct 20, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Carolyn Fath

The hops are harvested, and now comes the beer. Wet hop beers go big with flavor and aroma. more

Oct 13, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

MobCraft taproom opens in Walker’s Point. Plus other beer news on two new Mad City beer patios and the release of several brewer collaborations. more

Jul 14, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Todd Hubler

Three out-of-state breweries enter the Wisconsin market. All three are known for avid followers and big flavors. more

Jun 30, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

Forgotten Fire, a brewery from Peshtigo, enters the Madison market. Lone Girl in Waunakee is now serving its own house beers, and another Mr. Brews is slated to open. more

Jun 23, 2016 5:00 AM Beer

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

A zwickelbier, a hefeweizen, a Berliner weisse, a new Ale Asylum IPA and Siesta Key Citrus Pale Ale are five beers to watch for. Hint: there may be a trip to New Glarus in your future. more

Apr 20, 2016 10:30 AM Beer

Door County Brewing and One Barrel Brewing have new brewers in the mix. Kyle Gregorash heads to Door County, and Matt Gerdts is now at One Barrel. more

Apr 20, 2016 10:30 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

Growlers to Go-Go is Madison’s first growler-only shop. Plus, you can sample or order a pint on-site. more

Apr 18, 2016 4:05 PM Beer

Sours and aged beers are the stars at this upcoming fest in the Dells. Also: a report on lots of new hoppy beers coming down the pike, and a return visit from Fred Scheer of Capital. more

Apr 7, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

Greenview completes the move to its own digs, Mobcraft barrel-ages, and beers to watch for. more

Mar 17, 2016 5:00 AM Beer

The Great Dane is expanding its spring fest with many guest breweries. more

Feb 16, 2016 12:15 PM Beer


Robin Shepard

Over the next several months the Capital Brewery will highlight its 30 years of beer making with a range of new brews. more

Feb 16, 2016 12:10 PM Beer


Tracy Harris

Rockhound on Park Street makes final push for March opening; Viking in Stoughton is brewing exciting beers with the help of David Worth. more

Feb 4, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

Bent Kettle and Pigeon River are expanding their markets in Madison. Sweet Mullets in Oconomowoc is changing hands. more

Jan 21, 2016 5:00 AM Beer


Robin Shepard

O’So’s Infectious Groove is a crisp, assertive Berliner Weisse. But it’s still easy to tell it’s a wheat beer. more

Dec 16, 2015 4:15 PM Beer 2 Comments