Craft Beer News

Popular craft beer bar closing after 8-years

Some terrible news to report. The Craft Beer Cellar in Clayton is closing for good. The beer shop made the announcement today on Facebook. We’re writing to you today with some awful news. Our landlord […]

Beer Festival

There are 43 reasons to get loopy on Lupulin, at 4 Hands’ annual gift to beer lovers

Following a two-year hiatus, it’s time for St. Louis beer drinkers to get loopy again. 4 Hands Brewing Company’s Lupulin Carnival returns to The Big Top on Saturday, May 14. The tenth annual celebration of the […]

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4 Hands to release new comic-themed label for State Wide

I have often written of my belief that beer labels have become a true new extension of art. The art of the label is no longer an afterthought, in fact, many breweries now craft the […]

New Releases

Schlafly ready for summer with latest release

Regular readers know my affinity for the Hazy. And while I am noticing a surge in Hazy “hate,” I remain true to my taste buds, which really enjoy this style. With that in mind, I’m […]

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Fire destroys homes of local bar employees. Help needed financially and to find missing cats

Dear readers, three hardworking folks who are a part of the St. Louis restaurant industry need your help. In a story published Saturday night, restaurant writer for the Riverfront Times, Cheryl Baehr posted a story […]

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Shortleaf releasing “Putin Huylo” supporting Ukraine. 6 more local versions coming soon

Shortleaf Brewing of Winghaven is doing its part to help the brave people in Ukraine. They have joined breweries all across the world in releasing “Putin Huylo” (“Putin is a dickhead”) as part of an […]

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Center Ice Brewery makes emotional post, thanking St. Louis beer fans for all their love

It’s been just over two months since St. Louis’ first and only hockey-themed craft brewery, Center Ice Brewery, announced it was closing its taproom at 3126 Olive Street in Midtown, and I’m still missing it, especially […]

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Narrow Gauge releasing “Chicken Out Pils” in unique collab with TWCP and Chicken Out

A new collaboration should introduce Narrow Gauge Brewing to a brand new beer drinking audience, thanks to a bit of creativity. The brewery and its partners The Wine and Cheese Place, and the fast-casual, fried […]