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The (Non-Obvious) Guide to Surviving a Beer Festival

During most weekends for the rest of summer and early fall, a beer festival will pop up in a major American city, if not your hometown. There will be dozens of different breweries pouring…

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What Will Be the Next Heady Topper?

Ten years ago, Heady Topper was a nice, tap-only double IPA made by a small brewpub in Waterbury, Vermont. As recently as two years ago, I was able to travel to The Alchemist’s canning facility…