Tag Archive - Saw Works Brewing Company

Hops for Hope 2016 Benefiting New Hope Blount County Children’s Advocacy Center | Friday, May 6th, 6pm

10 April 2016 by , 1 Comment

Crazy. 2016 marks the 6th Hops for Hope that we have been a part of. We began Knox Beer Snobs in November of 2010 and while this blog has centered on beer, it has really been about the people that gravitate towards this awesome art. We have met so many great people as a result. It […]

Tennessee Winter Beer Festival | February 27th, 2016

24 January 2016 by , 1 Comment

It’s hard to believe that this is the 5th Tennessee Winter Beer Festival (TNWBF)! Wow, how time flies. We’ve had the privileged of being involved with the TNWBF since it’s inception, which, oddly enough, started with Mike Adams, formally of The Market in Maryville, simply stating that he wanted to do a beer festival. So […]

Knox Beer Snobs and Knox Brew Tours Anniversary Celebration!

13 November 2015 by , 1 Comment

It’s not very often we get to have our very own press release but here it is! Hard to believe it’s been 5 years since we began this blog. We’ll put together a more reflective post at a later date but in the mean time, check out the press release below and consider joining us […]

Saw Works Brewing/Corks Wine & Spirits Collab | BBA Pumpkin Porter

7 November 2015 by , 1 Comment

If you weren’t aware, SWBC and Corks Wine & Spirits out in Turkey Creek have been experimenting with some beer. As the fine gentlemen at Corks like to brew as well, there have been a few opportunities to try a few different recipes with SWBC. Also, Corks just happens to have some Four Roses Barrels […]

Pints for Purpose: Blount Co Habitat for Humanity | August 27th, 5pm

9 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

As you all probably know by now, anytime we can tie a cause in with raising a glass of wonderful, tasty, magnificent, hop laden, sweet malty nectar….wait, what were we talking about? Oh, yes…anytime we can raise a glass of beer and benefit a great cause at the same time, we’re in. Pending each of […]

The Why, When and Where of the Band Saw Fest

8 August 2015 by , 1 Comment

The Why: Isis, The Taliban, Fast Food Establishments.  All over the world there are organizations/ individuals that have one soul purpose in life and that is the inhalation of Americans and the freedom that we stand for.  No one knows where, why or when it started but it is going strong and will never end.  Spin around […]

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 […]

Tennessee Winter Beer Festival | February 21st, 2015

28 January 2015 by , 1 Comment

It’s a cold miserable Tennessee winter and you are tired of being cooped up in your basement with your craft beer stash running low.  What to do? What to do?  Well we here at the KnoxBeerSnobs have the perfect solution to ease your woes.  Grab your piggy bank, smash it with that empty bottle of […]

An afternoon with Knox Brew Tours

25 November 2014 by , No Comments

I met Zack about a month or so ago through a mutual friend. We sat down and discussed what he was planning to do; a beer tour, in Knoxville. For those of you who regularly follow this blog or any locally driven beer information source you know that we basically have four operating breweries/brew pubs […]