A very Beery Father’s Day

1 June 2015 by , No Comments

Hard to believe it’s June. That means Father’s Day is right around the corner and you may be wondering what to get old dad – or – you may be looking for a hint to send to the kiddos. We’ve got you covered. Here are a few ideas from the snobs: TICKETS:  What better way […]

Green Man Brewery Wayfarer Summer IPA

1 June 2015 by , 1 Comment

Check it out, another great release from our friends in NC – keep an eye out for it here in fabulous K-town! ———————————–PRESS RELEASE———————————– Wayfarer Summer IPA Release Green Man Brewery’s Wayfarer Summer IPA, will be released at the brewery on May 22 and will soon be available on draft and in bottles throughout North […]

Starr Hill | Soul Shine

25 May 2015 by , 1 Comment
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BBQ, sunshine, the lake, lawn mowers – all things I think of when I think of summer. Belgian beers still seem new to me even though I’ve been drinking them quite regularly for several years now. For some reason whenever I see the words “Belgian” and “pale ale” together I take pause as it seems, […]

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

22 May 2015 by , 1 Comment
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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
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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
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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 , 1 Comment
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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
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“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
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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
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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 […]