Brew Grub Yacht Club – June 18th @6pm – KNOX BEER WEEK!

11 June 2014 by , 1 Comment

What do you get when you put craft beer and great food on a boat? You get the the Brew Grub Yacht Club, a beer and food pairing like no other for the upcoming Knoxville Beer Week. Chef Drew McDonlad, owner of The Plaid Apron, has put together 8 courses to pair with 8 unique […]

Tennessee Brew Works

21 May 2014 by , No Comments

You plant a seed. An idea. It is given water, fuel, the opportunity to grow. It pushes through the soil, breaks the surface, battles the elements, is trampled upon, springs back, rained upon, grows stronger, taller, blooms…. It wasn’t quite a year ago I stood in that warehouse at 809 Ewing Avenue in Nashville looking […]

CurtisFest | April 26 @Ijams Nature Center

14 April 2014 by , 1 Comment

Howdy gang, check out the press release info below regarding the Inaugural Curtis Fest. For those of you who don’t know Curtis McArthur was our rep from Sweetwater Brewing Company who knew no strangers. He embodied the spirit of “love what you do” which along with his always positive attitude made a deep impression on […]


Hops for Hope 2014 Benefiting New Hope Blount County Children’s Advocacy Center | Friday, May 2nd

30 March 2014 by , 1 Comment

BOURBON COUNTY VIP EVENT DETAILS AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE. Howdy beer fans, It’s that time of the year again! Hops for Hope is right around the corner and it’s shaping up to be the best yet! If you’ve followed our ramblings over the last several years, you’ll know this is one of our […]

South College Professional Brewing Science Program – First Graduates and New Scholarship Fund

23 March 2014 by , No Comments

Howdy Fellow Snobs, Hard to believe it but the South College Professional Brewing Science program is graduating its first class! My how time flies. They have also created a scholarship program in memory of Curtis McArthur who was a rep at Sweetwater Brewing Company. Details are in the press release below. Mark your calendars and […]

Founders Brewing Expands to Tennessee!

14 March 2014 by , No Comments

It’s official now beer fans!!! Get ready! Official press release below.   FOUNDERS BREWING CO. EXPANDS DISTRIBUTION TO TENNESSEE Founders Beer Will Be Available in Volunteer State in April 2014 GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 14, 2014 – Founders Brewing Co. announced today that it is expanding its distribution territory to include the Volunteer State, with a network […]


Saw Works Brewing Company | Rocky Hop IPA

9 March 2014 by , No Comments

I’ve learned to trust the man when he hands me a beer. He wants me to speak honestly – “let me have it” type honesty.  The type of honesty that comes from an individual who wants to improve, to get better, to create something different, do something different, who wants to push. It was just […]

The Casual Pint – Fountain City

6 March 2014 by , No Comments

Hard to believe it wasn’t that long ago that the first Casual Pint opened in Bearden. I still remember people saying that it wouldn’t last – “a store that sells only beer? Harumph!” Ok, so maybe I added the harumph, but still. The thing is, we believed in it, we wished upon a star…I mean pint, […]