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The Two-Cent Pint

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Kyle Nabilcy

Cozy up to the fire and crack open some brews. Try some of the newer barrel-aged, high alcohol varieties of canned craft beer. more

Nov 7, 2017 9:47 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Third Space releases its first In the Spirit series barrel-aged beer. It’s a “candy bar porter” called Haunted Barrel. more

Oct 31, 2017 2:07 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

What would you do for a Black Gold bomber? A crew from Madison leaves home with good intentions. more

Oct 17, 2017 12:31 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Midwestern breweries new to Madison deliver their first beers. We taste ‘em all. more

Oct 10, 2017 12:48 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

We can’t expect to get every beer all the time, but a brief introduction is pretty great. more

Sep 26, 2017 3:48 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

What’s up with light-colored coffee beers?We take a closer look at Cold Press Coffee Pumking, Cascara and more. more

Sep 12, 2017 1:00 PM Beer

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Sue Moen

There’s plenty of beer, so plot your weekends accordingly. more

Sep 6, 2017 10:26 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Some beer for the Twin Peaks fandom. Creativity, as one might assume, runs wild. more

Aug 29, 2017 3:09 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

There’s no better place than the Great Taste of the Midwest beer festival to drink a bunch of tiny beers. Here’s to another round of great discoveries. more

Aug 15, 2017 3:32 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Mango and other tropical ingredients are a mini-trend in summer beers. One of the most interesting is coming from Central Waters. more

Aug 8, 2017 3:33 PM Beer

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Todd Hubler

Who’s going to win the bet is still up in the air, but there are no losing beers here. Our beer/baseball fan considers what might go in a shipment to south of our border. more

Aug 2, 2017 9:38 AM Beer 2 Comments

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Kyle Nabilcy

A visit to Indianapolis means a tasting at Sun King Brewing. Pro tip: try the sours. more

Jul 25, 2017 4:48 PM Beer

Brewery Ommegang’s releases were just the start. A master lesson in Game of Thrones beer pairings. more

Jul 18, 2017 3:00 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Minnesota finally gets Sunday liquor sales. But Wisconsin faces a possible tightening of restrictions. more

Jul 4, 2017 10:00 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

It’s been a slow build-out, but Funk Factory’s Taproom is about to open to the public. Regular, unfruited Meerts will be on tap for its grand opening opening, June 23-25. more

Jun 20, 2017 5:00 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

New Glarus Brewing’s R&D release of a sour English porter caused some griping. Here’s why we should not take the brewery for granted. more

Jun 14, 2017 10:38 AM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

There’s beer purity, and then there’s beer that tastes like the Cuban pastry pastelitos de guyaba. Many are more than just novelty acts. more

Jun 6, 2017 12:11 PM Beer

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Kyle Nabilcy

Evanston is a worthwhile weekend destination. There’s the Temperance Beer Co., Sketchbook Brewing, the Wine Goddess and many good restaurants. more

May 30, 2017 3:04 PM Beer

Camping with beer can be so much better than a cooler full of PBR. And yes, camping growlers are a thing. more

May 23, 2017 11:15 AM Beer

Guest brews, side projects and Side Project’s side project — these are all ways for employees and brewers to try their hands at beers outside of their regular domains. more

May 16, 2017 1:23 PM Beer