Hops in the Hills Craft Beer Festival | Maryville, TN. | June 26-27

22 May 2015 by , No Comments

Summer is very much upon us which means that it’ll be football season before we know it – better plan accordingly. While we’re sure that Knox Beer Week (June 13th-20th) and Knox Brewfest (June 20th) are already on your calendar, get ready to make another addition – June 26-27, Hops in the Hills Craft Beer […]

Blackberry Farm | Classic Saison

11 May 2015 by , No Comments

We’ve been waiting for this. It seems like an eternity ago when we first heard of a small brewery spinning up on the grounds of Blackberry Farm in Walland, TN. For those few of us who couldn’t justify the financial leap to make a visit, the beer became somewhat of a legend. I remember reading […]

Highland Lost Cove | American Pale Ale

9 May 2015 by , No Comments

I think I’m becoming less of a hop head. Did I really just type that out loud? There was a time when my beer fridge was packed with IPAs, imperial IPAs, a triple IPA or two, maybe even a black IPA…..not anymore, there are a few buried amongst Belgians, stouts, imperial stouts, sours, browns, saisons, […]

Green Man Brewery | Expansion & Limited Release Sour!

8 May 2015 by , No Comments

Howdy beer fans, Spring is in full force and summer is knocking on the door. It’s time for spring ales, summer lagers and, as I like to call ‘em, dock beer! It’s also time for some vacations, road trips and a regular pilgrimage to see our friends in AVL. You’re in luck though, Asheville Beer Week is […]

Eat, Drink and Be Merry – it is for the Kids | Hops for Hope 2015

5 May 2015 by , No Comments

“Do you know how you should advertise this event?” Zack Roskop of Knox Brew Tours said to me with an hour left in the evening. “Tell me,” I replied. The corner of his mouth curled into a smile as he said, “The most sexy craft beer festival in the world.” While Zack had a beer […]

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

10 April 2015 by , 1 Comment

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 […]

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 […]