Monthly Archives: July 2015

Good Chemistry: Flavoring beer with common beer esters

Although it may seem otherwise, it actually is not magic that gives certain beers their fruity notes and aromas; It’s chemistry. From full-bodied flavors of banana or apple, to subtle notes of passion fruit, mango or pineapple, alcohol esters are a naturally occurring result

Trickle down ‘brew’-conomics: Beer Growlers

America’s cup-runneth over when it comes to the fast-growing craft beer industry. And although Atlanta may not be the frothy head sitting atop the industry’s proverbial mug, it is quickly on the rise. In 2013, Atlanta welcomed eight new breweries to its ranks; then

Large breweries get ‘crafty’ to get consumers to purchase their products

This year, the craft beer industry reached an all-time high in the United States, with one out of every 10 beers is produced by a craft brewer, according to Forbes. Production and market shares are at also at an all