I’m Always Happy with Improvement

I took the written and oral components of the Advance Cicerone exam (for the second time) in Dallas in mid-October 2016 (that post is here). In my February 2016 attempt, I got a 78, two points short of passing (read about that here and here). This time I got a 79! Yes, just one point … Read more…

Mill Creek’s Taproom is Officially Open!

In October 2014 we told you about the upcoming Mill Creek Brewing Company in Nolensville, TN, about 20 minutes south of Nashville. We’re happy to announce that their new taproom officially opens today! While they’ve been up and running for a while, they concentrated their energy and resources into getting their beer distributed throughout Tennessee. We’ve been … Read more…

Nuit Belge 2017 (and we have a discount code!)

Of all the festivals and events we help with, our favorite is Nuit Belge (French for Belgian Night). With a name like that, you know good things are in store. Nuit Belge is not just a beer festival. If anything, it is a food festival with fantastic Belgian and Belgian-inspired beers. Small plates from the … Read more…

The Tennessee Beer Run

Tomorrow is a big day for Craft Beer in Tennessee, the launch of the Tennessee Beer Run. Their website summarized the trip succinctly: 1,400 miles, 76 breweries, 21 days, 1 mini-bus. Zack Roskop, Matt Malone, and Jessica Warblow will trek across the great state of Tennessee enjoying beers from its 77 breweries. I first heard … Read more…

Nuit Belge Tickets with a Cyber Monday Discount!

Friends, we hope you will hope you will join us at one of next year’s Nuit Belge events throughout the Southeast. Nuit Belge, French for Belgian night, is unlike any beer festival you have attended before. The finest chefs from the best restaurants in each city prepare special dishes to pair with the best Belgian … Read more…