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nytimes.com - Joshua M. Bernstein - Last Call for the Beer Bar?
Last Call for the Beer Bar?
The New York Times

When Chris Black opened Falling Rock Tap House in downtown Denver in 1997 with his brothers, Steve and Al, he sought the hoppy summit. The bar and its “no crap on tap” ethos grew to include 94 rotating drafts showcasing American…

nypost.com - Ethan Sears - Bill Belichick celebrated Patriots' demolition of Jets with a cold beer
Bill Belichick celebrated Patriots' demolition of Jets with a cold beer
New York Post

Following the Patriots' 54-13 beatdown of the Jets on Sunday, Bill Belichick was apparently satisfied enough to kick his feet up and relax. WEEI reporter Ryan Hannable spotted Belichick and Matt Patricia celebrating the win in a Gillette Stadium…

wbur.org - Bruce Gellerman - Craft beer has a plastic problem. Some local breweries are finding solutions
Craft beer has a plastic problem. Some local breweries are finding solutions
WBUR

On a recent day in Cambridge, a steady stream of aluminum cans move down the assembly line at Lamplighter Brewery in Cambridge, being filled with a New England Style IPA. The cans move to their last stop: a device that presses plastic toppers onto…

businessinsider.com - Shannen Balogh - JPMorgan's Allison Beer faces her toughest test as new CEO of cards
JPMorgan's Allison Beer faces her toughest test as new CEO of cards
Business Insider

Allison Beer, a top payments expert for JPMorgan, now leads the bank's credit card business. She joined Chase in 2017, holding leadership roles in partnerships, digital strategy, and product. Insiders describe Beer as a sharp negotiator who can…

dailyrecord.co.uk - Sean Murphy - Dream job for beer fans as Aldi launches search for official craft beer taster
Dream job for beer fans as Aldi launches search for official craft beer taster
dailyrecord

Beer fans in Scotland could soon land a dream job after Aldi announced it is launching a nationwide search for an ‘official taster' to review its entire range of Scottish craft beer being showcased at its 25 Scottish Beer Festival. The…

worcestermag.com - Matthew Tota, Worcester Magazine - The Next Draft: A fair and balanced beer competition - kind of
The Next Draft: A fair and balanced beer competition - kind of
Worcester Magazine

For the first time ever, I voted – in one of those ubiquitous brewery tournaments that pop up every now and then across my social media feed. I exercised my right as a Massachusetts craft beer drinker and cast my ballot for the best brewery…

ussanews.com - Constitutional Nobody - Ravens Broadcast Gets Interrupted By Fan On The Search For Beer
Ravens Broadcast Gets Interrupted By Fan On The Search For Beer
USSA News | The Tea Party's Front Page

Late in the first quarter of the Baltimore Ravens game against the Cincinnati Bengals, panic could be heard from the broadcast booth of M&T Bank Stadium as a drunk fan tried to climb inside the broadcast booth looking for a drink. The wild exchange…

pressandjournal.co.uk - Karla Sinclair - North-east brewery owner cheers to growth of beer brand since inception with sale of 100,000 bottles
North-east brewery owner cheers to growth of beer brand since inception with sale of 100,000 bottles
Press and Journal

From scooping a number of accolades to recently hitting a milestone of selling more than 100,000 bottles of its craft beer, all of which are hand-bottled, Burnside Brewery has proved quite the success story over the past three years. Head brewer…

businessinsider.com - Avery Hartmans - Extra Truly cases will be destroyed instead of discounted, exec says
Extra Truly cases will be destroyed instead of discounted, exec says
Business Insider

Boston Beer plans to throw out 'millions of cases' of Truly rather than put it on sale. The company's chairman told CNBC that it would rather toss out the Trulys than let them get stale. The hard seltzer category as a whole has been waning…

ajc.com - Yvonne Zusel - Celebrate Halloween at these metro Atlanta restaurants and bars
Celebrate Halloween at these metro Atlanta restaurants and bars
ajc

HOBNOB Neighborhood Tavern. All of the restaurant's locations will host brunch and dinner costume contests on Oct. 30, with brunch starting at 11 a.m. and dinner starting at 5 p.m. When finished eating, guests enter the contest by turning in their…

thedrum.com - Kenneth Hein - In search of mass appeal, Shiner Light Blonde ads have more fun
In search of mass appeal, Shiner Light Blonde ads have more fun
The Drum

Shiner Beers is saying cheers to the craft beer segment rebound by focusing on its 99-calorie Light Blonde lager, as well as a flurry of new innovations. Chief marketer Matthew Pechman shares his plans for the big Texan brand with big growth…

heraldscotland.com - Scott Wright - Scott Wright: Will Sunak have bottle to support key Scots industries in his latest Budget?
Scott Wright: Will Sunak have bottle to support key Scots industries in his latest Budget?
HeraldScotland

The Scottish Licensed Trade Association, which is endorsing a proposal first mooted by the former Scottish justice minister Kenny MacAskill, states there would be no difference to the overall revenue take by the Treasury from the change. But it…

windsorstar.com - Dave Waddell - Tecumseh's Bellemore toast of Beer Mile running world again
Tecumseh's Bellemore toast of Beer Mile running world again
windsorstar

Tecumseh resident Corey Bellemore became the first person to crack the 4:30-minute barrier in winning the Beer Mile World Classic in Manchester, U.K. for the third time Saturday. The 26-year-old Bellemore ran a 4:28.1 to leave American runner-up…

eater.com - Farley Elliott - Cracker Barrel's Comfort Food Is Now Officially Available in Los Angeles
Cracker Barrel's Comfort Food Is Now Officially Available in Los Angeles
Eater

Great news for fans of Southern-styled chain comfort food: Cracker Barrel is here. The nationally-known home for country kitsch and sturdy dishes like biscuits and gravy has expanded to Hollywood — via a ghost kitchen. And while plans for a…

nytimes.com - David Leonhardt - Covid Cases Keep Falling
Covid Cases Keep Falling
The New York Times

It is time for one of The Morning's occasional updates on the state of the pandemic. Today's is focused on the U.S. and organized around three main points. The number of new daily Covid-19 cases has plunged 57 percent since peaking on Sept. 1.

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