Tag Archive - Knoxville

Remember Your Friends at the Liquor Store

26 January 2017 by , 1 Comment
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I had a moment of euphoria in Kroger last weekend. I went to peruse the beer section to see what impact our new TN laws had on the beer selection. If you’re not aware, as of January 1st “beer” in the state of Tennessee had changed from 6.25% to 10.1%. There was much rejoicing as […]

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Beer, Bourbon & BBQ Festival May 20th, 2017

19 January 2017 by , 1 Comment

Howdy beer friends! If you’re like us, the spring fills up fast. Warm weather makes a nice friend and gets us all out of the house – which is great. However, there are always more opportunities than there are hours in the day so you have to make sure you maximize each opportunity! What better […]

TN Beer Run! Beginning January 24, 2017

6 January 2017 by , 1 Comment
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Howdy beer fans! If you haven’t already heard, Knoxville’s own Zack Roskop of Knox Brew Tours fame is headed across our fair state in an effort to visit every brewery this wonderful land of orange has to offer. We can sum this adventure up like this; epic. road. trip. If you’re not already following this […]

Pretentious Beer Company | Glass Meets Beer

16 November 2016 by , 1 Comment

There is a chill in the air. The leaves are colorful, crisp and basically totally covering my yard now.  I have to say this is my favorite season by far. People seem to relax more, chill out, hit a patio and hang out with friends and great beers. Take a look around this great city […]

Craft Distribution Company | Delivering us tasty craft beer!

16 August 2016 by , 1 Comment
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Hello friends in beer, Apologies for the posting hiatus in the last month – it’s been a busy summer! We are happy to share some awesome news with you though regarding a new distributor who is putting roots down here in fabulous Knox-Vegas! There has been a huge explosion of breweries across our fine country. […]

Blackhorse Pub & Brewery | Vanilla Cream Ale

28 June 2016 by , No Comments
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I should have written about this beer a long time ago. Perhaps I was in denial – a cream ale that I not only like, I love it. Yes, a cream ale. Since I have not had a cream ale that I liked nearly as much and I’ve found myself comparing other cream ales to […]

Knoxville….Tennessee, and the State of Beer

8 June 2016 by , No Comments
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I stood, waiting aimlessly at Food City in Lakesite, Tennessee for my wife to reply to a text message. The text had been sent in an effort to ensure that my selection would not result in my return to the same store later in the day. As I had some time to kill I went […]

Knox Beer Snobs | 5 Years and a Lot of Beer

5 December 2015 by , No Comments
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Howdy fellow snobs, It’s hard to believe that November marked 5 years for Knox Beer Snobs. Check it out, here’s our maiden post and we actually called it, The Maiden Post. While the site initially began as a way for us to keep up with what Don and I had been drinking, it’s transformed into so […]

Welcome to Knoxville Devils Backbone Brewing Company!

19 September 2015 by , 1 Comment
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Always great to hear of another brewery beginning to distribute in our fair state. Especially one as well known as Devils Backbone Brewing Company! Check out the press release below for details and where you can find their beer beginning Tuesday, September 22nd. Big thanks to our friends at Eagle Distributing for helping make this […]

Fanatic Brewing Company

28 March 2015 by , No Comments
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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. […]