Hops for Hope 2015 Benefiting New Hope Blount County Children’s Advocacy Center | Friday, May 1st

10 April 2015 by , No Comments

It’s hard to believe, but it’s one of my favorite times of the year, Hops for Hope! We have had the privilege of being a part of this event for….hold on….carry the one…..a long time!  What we love is the intimacy and ambiance of this event…oh, AND that we get to check out awesome craft beer […]

Welcome Balter Brewing!

8 April 2015 by , No Comments

The Knoxville beer scene has literally exploded with new breweries these past few years with double that in the planning phase.   Is is possible that we might become the Asheville of Tennessee??  Coming around the bend in the next year or so the beer laws will change to make it much more beneficial and […]

Fanatic Brewing Company

28 March 2015 by , No Comments

I drove right by it. The brick building on Central is easy to miss as you head north. What’s harder to miss is what’ts coming from his building as we are seeing the aluminum can taps all over town. Inside it is large, cavernous, like an empty canvas that is just beginning to receive its color. […]

Knoxville Brewfest and CureDuchenne

19 March 2015 by , No Comments

Here at KnoxBeerSnobs we’re all about causes that benefit kiddos. CureDuchenne is an incredible cause and Knoxville Brewfest is a great event that benefits said cause. Give the press release below a read, check out the website and if you can, please support this event – it’s always awesome, great beer, awesome time, incredible people. […]

Highland Brewing Company 21st Birthday Bash

19 March 2015 by , 1 Comment

Wow – hard to believe that Highland Brewing Company is 21 years old! Definitely one of the pioneer craft brewers in our region and something worth celebrating. April 11th @ the brewery in AVL – you know you wanna go. Details below. Cheers!  —————–PRESS RELEASE—————– ASHEVILLE, NC – Scotty, Highland Brewing’s mascot, is finally old […]

Highland Brewing Company Wolfgang 1756 | Collaboration with Asheville Symphony Orchestra

12 March 2015 by , No Comments

I freely state I do not care for lagers. However, when it comes to lagers I keep finding myself saying “except” a lot. Perhaps I’m becoming more accepting of a wider array of beer styles or, perhaps, breweries that I trust and expect great things from keep sending hits over the fence. On deck tonight […]

Welcome to Yee-Haw Brewing Company in Johnson City!

12 March 2015 by , 1 Comment

We had heard some rumblings about this brewery up in Johnson City – awesome to see the press release and what they have planned. Check out the details below. Cheers (or Yee-Haw!) to Yee Haw! ————–PRESS RELEASE————– Yee-Haw Brewing Company Announces Plans  for Johnson City Brewery New Brewery to Open in Early Summer 2015 Johnson […]

The Black Abbey Brewing Company – Welcome to Knoxville!

8 March 2015 by , 1 Comment

We’ve been very fortunate over the last year or so to have some awesome new brands move into the Knoxville market. Recently, The Black Abbey Brewing Company out of Nashville was introduced to our thirsty little town and I was able to meet some of the guys behind the beer, John and Carl. Subsequently, on a […]

Welcome Fanatic Brewing Company!!!

26 February 2015 by , 1 Comment

Many of us have been excitedly waiting to see when Fanatic Brewing Company will release their first beer. We now have our answer. Check out the press release below. Cheers to Josh and Marty! ————-Press Release————- Fanatic Brewing Company Announces Launch of Tennessee Blonde® Ale Knoxville’s Newest Production Microbrewery Releases First Product More Brands to […]

Starr Hill | Reviver Red I.P.A. | Robbie O’Cain

25 February 2015 by , 1 Comment

My first experience with Starr Hill was several years ago. For those of you that remember the Pizza Kitchen on Northshore, I’ll never forget the Starr Hill sticker that was forever emblazoned on one of those smoker’s ash tray towers out front. I drank many a Starr Hill at the old PK before Starr Hill […]