The House Public Policy committee turned down the bill to allow carry-out Sunday sales. Cold beer still will be only in liquor stores and pubs. Everything stays the same. Tap rooms and brew pubs can still sell growlers on Sunday. link
Rita talks about Beer and Donuts, especially in Wabash with Wabash Brewing. Also an interview with Redemption Alewerks' Dan Gohr. New titles on the beershelf. And more.
Roger says the B.I.G. is looking for board members. He also has the lineup for Gravity Head that starts on Feb 26.
The Beer Is Good.com passes on that in north central indiana, Martin's Super Markets have added a lot of craft beer. link
Hammond's Byway Brewing aspires to be world-class. Opens today. more
Wine Enthusiast magazine has a long article about America's Mead Renaissance.
Why You Feel the Burn when You Drink Alcohol.
The 101 Best Beers in America (per the Men's Journal).
Canada's 12 Oldest Bars
The Rise and Fall of the World's Most Unlikely Pub. Yeah, it's near a tourist attraction but the hiking path over a 14,000 ft. pass from Machu Picchu takes four days. And that's the only way to get there unless you're a llama. (Porters are available.)
Going to the pub is good for your wellbeing - CAMRA press release about an Oxford study.
Find Love at your local this Valentine's Day - Another CAMRA pr