A Silver Lining In The Obama, Gates, Crowley Beer Debacle…

Posted on 1 CommentPosted in Anheuser-Busch, Barack Obama, Blue Moon Belgian White, Cambridge, Coors, Faux Craft Beer, InBev, MillerCoors, Politics, Politics and Beer

With all of the punditry out there, I didn’t think it at all necessary to weigh in on the controversy brewing over the President’s decision to have beers with the participants in Gatesgate, as it’s being called here in the People’s Republic. Craft brewers from Harpoon to Sierra Nevada have been angling since the beery […]

More Fear of Blue Moon (by MillerCoors!) From the Brewers Association…

Posted on 7 CommentsPosted in Beer Wars, Blue Moon Belgian White, Brewers Association, Coors, Craft Beer, Great American Beer Festival, MillerCoors

Brewers Association founder and president Charlie Papazian is a passionate advocate for the small brewers his organization represents. He is also a prolific writer, having penned several books and magazine articles. Papazian also takes part in a new form of journalism/writing, writing a column on beer for Examiner.com. Launched in five cities, including Papazian’s nearby […]

Label Art for Harpoon’s New Blue Moon Combatant…

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Blue Moon Belgian White, Coors, Harpoon Brewery

As I noted last week, the Harpoon Brewery of Boston has created an unfiltered wheat beer to compete with the popular Blue Moon Belgian White by Coors. The brewery recently submitted its proposed label to the Alcohol and Tobacco Trade and Tax Bureau (TTB) for approval. Unlike the Coors product, which advertises itself as a […]

Guys Most Likely To Change Your Mind About Big Brewery Beer – The SandLot Profile

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Coors, SandLot Brewery

The heart of Denver’s popular LoDo District plays host to an unlikely brewery whose brewers are quietly challenging beer conventions in unlikely ways. Tucked away deep in the right field corner of Coors Field, the Sandlot Brewery has won almost as many Great American Beer Festival medals, including the Small Brewery of the Year Award, […]