Barrel Backers – Let’s Pre-Order Beer, Together

19 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

A fair number of people reach out to us here at KnoxBeerSnobs which is pretty cool as we get to meet a lot of new people and hear about some neat breweries, products, plans to take over the world, etc. Some things we hear about could be considered odd, far out eccentric, crazy….we tend to […]

TORCH’s 2nd Annual Brew Review: A Beer Tasting Fundraiser | August 29th, 7-11pm

16 August 2015 by , No Comments

Hello Friends of Fermented Goodness! Last year the Trinity Out-Reach Center for Hope (TORCH) kicked off it’s first Oak Ridge based beer event. Don and I were able to go and check it out – had a blast. These guys are back for round two. Check out the press release for details and make plans […]

Starr Hill | Whiter Shade of Pale White IPA

12 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

Howdy fellow snobs! Up today we have a rare dual post [alarm sounds go here]! Don and I are actually together, at the same time, reviewing the same beer much like in the days of pre-children. I had to fake a plumbing incident to get him over here but Don wasn’t too upset to find […]

Knoxville Noodle Bowl Festival | September 16th

11 August 2015 by , 1 Comment
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Howdy gang! Check out this press release on the Knoxville Noodle Bowl Festival below. Note that our friends at Hexagon Brewing Company, Alliance Brewing Company, Pretentious Beer Glass Company, The Casual Pint Fountain City AND Olde Hickory Brewery will be on hand. Sound like a great time and a great cause – check out the […]

Pints for Purpose: Blount Co Habitat for Humanity | August 27th, 5pm

9 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

As you all probably know by now, anytime we can tie a cause in with raising a glass of wonderful, tasty, magnificent, hop laden, sweet malty nectar….wait, what were we talking about? Oh, yes…anytime we can raise a glass of beer and benefit a great cause at the same time, we’re in. Pending each of […]

The Why, When and Where of the Band Saw Fest

8 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

The Why: Isis, The Taliban, Fast Food Establishments.  All over the world there are organizations/ individuals that have one soul purpose in life and that is the inhalation of Americans and the freedom that we stand for.  No one knows where, why or when it started but it is going strong and will never end.  Spin around […]

I am the King of Hop, there is none higher, sucker DIP’s call me SIRE..

27 July 2015 by , 1 Comment

Why do I love being a KnoxBeerSnob?  The best part is the friends we have made along the way especially when they send you beer, you get to taste said beer and do a write-up for you folks.  Star Hill Brewing became one of those great friends.  One day this little beauty arrived in Knoxville […]

Highland Warrior Series | King MacAlpin Double IPA

18 July 2015 by , 1 Comment

Highland Brewing Company is going big. We’ve long known Highland to bring quality products to the market – solid, reliable, consistent. I will forever be a fan of their Black Mocha Stout – may I never know a day where it cannot be easily found. While staying true to the core, Head Brewer Hollie Stephenson […]

Face Off | Starr Hill Brewery Northern Lights IPA

1 July 2015 by , No Comments

The red and green label of Northern Lights is very familiar to me. While I was introduced to this beer at the long gone Pizza Kitchen, it has also stood as the only logical choice during many trips through the Ronald Reagan International Airport in Washington, DC. I’ve always thought of Northern Lights as a […]

Craft Beer Dinner | Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Blackhorse Brewery | July 16 @ 6:30

28 June 2015 by , 1 Comment

Beer pairs well with a lot of things, good food being at the top of that list. Our friends at Ruth’s Chris Steak House and Blackhorse Brewery have teamed up to bring us one awesome evening of food and beer pairings on July 16th beginning at 6:30. Blackhorse Brewery has been standing tall lately with […]