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Brewers Association 2017 Beer Style Guidelines released

The Brewers Association has finally released their 2017 Beer Style Guidelines. Download them here!

Beer Banter

Bitter Beer Face: Keystone’s Funny Light Beer Commercial (Meme, GIF, & Video)

Not sure what Bitter Beer Face is? We’ve got your back…

Recipes

Caramel Apple Beer Bread

Damn this bread for being so easy and far more than worth the “effort” it takes.

Pub Talk

10 Beer Films You Should Watch in 2017

These are all independently produced craft beer films focusing on the industry, culture, and growth of craft beer in America.

JBU > Advanced

Cyber Security for Breweries: How to Stay Protected

The world just had a big, cyber security breach causing crazy panic around the globe. Here are some measures you should think about to prote...

Beer Banter

5 Trump-Inspired Beers to Ease Your Political Pain

Specialty beers crafted for all of those hardcore Donald Trump fans.

Industry News

Vancouver Mural Festival adds to the art of craft beer

Past attendees of Vancouver Craft Beer Week, a multiday celebration of locally made brews that culminates with a tasting festival featuring ...

Recipes

Beer Battered Fish

This is a great beer-battered fish recipe, and is very easy to do.

Beer Banter

Germany Builds A Beer Pipeline for Heavy Metal Festival

The Wacken Open Air festival in northern Germany is constructing its very own beer pipeline to quench the thirst of its tens of thousands of...

Pub Talk

9 Awesome Beercation Instagrams

Beer drinkers are great world travelers and the beauty of beer is that wherever we are that’s where it is. Beercation here we come!

JBU > Advanced

A guide to aging beer in hostile environments

Don’t dump ’em: A brew that’s sweet and boozy fresh could become great, given time, so age’em. Not sure where or how to do that? This guide ...

Recipes

El Ayudacal – The Pacifico Beer Cocktail

This will bring the delicious flavours of Mexico right to your doorstep or patio more likely.

Beer Banter

Video: There’s a Tear in My Beer (Song and Lyrics)

Originally recorded by Hank Williams Jr. and later covered by numerous artists, it’s the beer song of beer songs. Check out the latest duet ...

Pub Talk

Pairing Beer and Popcorn

Sitting down to watch your favourite movie with your favourite popcorn? Add your favourite beer to the mix.

Beer Banter

Video: Madison Beer – Dead (Song and Lyrics)

With a name like “Madison Beer” how could there not be a spot on JustBeer? Admittedly, the song has literally nothing to do with beer, but i...

Industry News

Five reasons to take part in Vancouver Craft Beer Week

In the beginning, Vancouver Craft Beer Week was a modest affair. Just 100 people at a one-day festival in 2010, but now it’s huge and here’s...

Recipes

Home Brewing: How to Make Kombucha & Kombucha Beer/Ale

What is Kombucha, how do you make it, what does it have to do with beer, and why is this super food getting so popular? Everything you need ...

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Win a trip for two on a Belgium to France Beercation Cruise

DRAFT Magazine & Brussels Airlines are giving away a cabin for two on this Beercation Cruise and Brussels Airlines is providing round trip a...

JBU > Advanced

What is a Hallertau Hop with Jim Koch from Samuel Adams

If you’ve seen the Sam Adams commercial with founder Jim Koch plunging facefirst into a handful of hops, it’s probably Hallertau Mittelfrüh,...

Recipes

Blackened Beer-Brined Chicken Breasts

You can grill something (perhaps accidentally) until it’s so blackened and beyond edible-looking that you think it won’t be fit for anyone b...

Industry News

How and when craft breweries can use unpaid help

There’s a lot you need to know before handing out those oversized white t-shirts and positioning a camera under that all-hands-in team momen...

Beer Banter

Video: One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer – John Lee Hooker (Song and Lyrics)

The bartender he said, “So what do you want, Johnny?” – One bourbon, one scotch, and one beer

Pub Talk

Splitting Hairs: Craft vs Independent vs Small Brewer

In the craft beer industry there are many terms that get thrown around a lot and sometimes you just aren’t sure what they mean. Here are som...

Beer Banter

VIDEO: 9 Beautiful Ways to Chug a Beer

  Drinking can be fun, but remember to please be smart about it. Drink responsibly! To learn more about alcohol and responsible drinking che...

JBU > Advanced

VIDEO: How to Make Your Own Beer Flight Paddle

Recipes

Tortilla Soup with Beer

Let your soup get a little drunk so that you may have more flavor. The hops in beer are a delicious addition to classic tortilla soup.

Pub Talk

A Diaper & Beer Party AKA Baby Shower for the Dad

Is your buddy going to be a daddy? Don’t miss out the fun that a baby shower can be for you and the boys. Plan him a Beer & Diaper Party.

Industry News

Six New Beer Festivals Coming to Chicago This Summer

Last year, Mayor Rahm Emanuel was reading an article about Chicago’s beer industry when he was struck with a thought: We have a good thing g...

Beer Banter

Follow-Up Walk-in Fridge Commercial

Industry News

Great People Drink Great Beer! #yegbeerfest

10 Ways To Be A Beer Festival Einstein And Get The Most Out Of Your Edmonton Craft Beer Festival Experience This Weekend!

Recipes

Beer Brownies

The traditional pairing is cookies and milk nothing calls for milk more than a decadent, moist brownie. We think you’ll agree. Perhaps go wi...

JBU > Intermediate

What is a Beer Flight?

So many things on the beer menu sound fabulous…not sure what to get? Try a beer flight.

Pub Talk

Introducing Brussel Sprout Flavored Beer

On the heels of the recent craze surrounding Rogue Ale’s Sriracha Hot Stout Beer, Declan Brewery has introduced a new lager with a surprisin...

Beer Banter

Heineken’s Hysterical Walk-In Beer Fridge Ad

Industry News

Canadian Craft Beer Industry Has Room To Grow According to Molson Coors Canada

Craft beer has runway to grow in Canada, despite U.S. slowdown, says Molson Coors.

Recipes

VIDEO: Tips for Making the Perfect Beer-Battered Fish

You love fish and chips! So do we! Now make them at home with these great tips! And adding a little beer to the batter makes them that much ...

Recipes

Black Velvet – Beer and Champagne Cocktail

This is a specialty of the Public House at the Venetian, but you don’t need to head to Vegas to enjoy it. Now you can sip it in your own hom...

Pub Talk

Pairing French Desserts and Beer

Beer and delicious French desserts say “Oui, Merci!”

JBU > Advanced

Build Your Own Beer Cellar

Looking for a great summer DIY project? Why not build yourself a beer cellar.

Beer Banter

Your Dream Beer Fridge

This fridge should have a sound effect that goes “AHHHHH” (think angelic angel ahhh) as you stand in front of it.

Pub Talk

The Wedding Beer

Getting married this summer, but beer is more your style than wine? This beer is the perfect beer for your wedding.

Recipes

Chuck Wagon Beer Brisket

This beer brisket will have you running lock, stock & barrel to the Chuck Wagon.

JBU > Intermediate

Your “American Craft Beer Week” Barroom Cheat Sheet

Understanding that this is American Craft Beer Week and that you’ll probably be out drinking every night of this week – we thought we’d arm ...

Industry News

Fake Brews – “Once Were” Craft Breweries But No Longer Are

With more breweries like Wicked Weed aligning themselves with global brewing entities such as AB InBev, the lines of authenticity are blurri...

Industry News

Anheuser-Busch InBev boosts spending in an effort to counter the booming craft beer trend

The world’s largest brewer plans to invest $2 billion in its American breweries. $500 million will be spent each year from now until 2020. B...

Beer Banter

The Baywatch Drinking Game: CRAY-WATCH!

With the new Baywatch movie coming out soon, along with 242 episodes of the original TV series, this beach-set guilty pleasure made the perf...

Pub Talk

10 Great Canadian Beers for People who Love Light Beers

Whether you live in Canada or are planning a beercation up there these beers are not to be missed. Added bonus for Americans with the exchan...

Recipes

Hefeweizen Mozzarella Bombs

While you can’t taste the beer in this recipe it is responsible for keeping the dough light and fluffy. Thank goodness for unsung heroes!