Texas Wines & Brews to Pair with Your Thanksgiving Day Feast

From winemakers, brewers to distillers, Texans are proud of the incredible spirits that are made right here at home. I love touring, tasting and learning about these industries and the folks behind them. With the holidays right around the corner, I wanted to share recommendations on what to pair at your Thanksgiving feast. I wouldContinue reading “Texas Wines & Brews to Pair with Your Thanksgiving Day Feast”

Celis Brewery Grand (Re)Opening Celebration

Join me in welcoming back Celis Brewery on the taps! You can now find their beers at several of Austin area best spots. And Austin owned Celis Brewery is hosting a grand (re)Opening Celebration with featured beer specials, bites by Frank, music by Kid Slyce and more! I previewed the new space and it usContinue reading “Celis Brewery Grand (Re)Opening Celebration”

Zilker Brewery Launches “Parks & Rec” in Commemoration of Zilker Park’s Centennial Anniversary

Zilker 100 Collaboration Zilker Park is celebrating their 100th anniversary in true Austin spirit! Austin Parks Foundation announced the exciting new collaboration with Zilker Brewing Company to create a special limited-edition beer to honor Zilker Park\’s 100th anniversary. The epic beer Parks & Rec was launched May 24th and can be found at local retailers includingContinue reading “Zilker Brewery Launches “Parks & Rec” in Commemoration of Zilker Park’s Centennial Anniversary”

Austin Beerworks Seasonal "Sputnik" Release Party

It is that time of the year when my favorite stout beers are coming out just in time for the cooler months! Austin Beerworks is inviting the community out to celebrate the launch of the newest addition to their seasonal beer roster, Sputnik, a Russian Imperial Oatmeal Stout. Word has it the inspiration behind thisContinue reading “Austin Beerworks Seasonal "Sputnik" Release Party”

Austin Beerworks 5 Year Anniversary Party and New Limited Edition Brew

Austin Beerworks patio – Photo by Amy Drohen Austin Beerworks is gearing up for their 5 year anniversary and to celebrate they are releasing a limited edition brew, Gingo De Mayo. This refreshing, Mexican-style lager is the perfect way to toast five years of success as they look forward to an upcoming expansion of the brewery thatContinue reading “Austin Beerworks 5 Year Anniversary Party and New Limited Edition Brew”

Growler USA Now Pouring 100 Taps & More Near UT Campus

Meridian Hive Mead at Growler USA Full disclosure: I attended a preview party at Growler USA and received complimentary samplings of drinks and bites. All opinions are my own.Growler USA is a new microbrew pub pouring 100 American-made craft beverages near UT. 65 of the taps are Texas-made. In addition to an exceptional beer tapContinue reading “Growler USA Now Pouring 100 Taps & More Near UT Campus”

MasVino Opening Soon in the 5th Street Commons

MasVino MasVino will be opening soon at the 5th Street Commons serving up fabulous spirits and delectable tapas. I recently attended a preview  party with a group of friends at the gorgeously chic MasVino and was completely charmed. MasVino Interior Guests can expect a spectacular wine list, creative craft cocktails and local brews. Gilberto isContinue reading “MasVino Opening Soon in the 5th Street Commons”