Author: Lewiston Brewfest

  • Herbicide-Free Hops

    Herbicide-Free Hops

    Hopping for a Healthier Future: Exploring Herbicide-Free Hops The craft beer industry, renowned for its innovation and passion, is increasingly embracing a crucial aspect of sustainability: **herbicide-free hops**. This movement, driven by a growing awareness of the environmental and health impacts of conventional farming practices, is not just about “going green” – it’s about creating…

  • Dog Friendly Breweries Near Asheville, NC

    Dog Friendly Breweries Near Asheville, NC

    Wagging Tails and Craft Brews: The Best Dog-Friendly Breweries Near Asheville Calling all beer lovers and furry friends! Asheville, North Carolina, is a paradise for craft beer enthusiasts, and the good news is, many of these breweries welcome your four-legged companions with open paws! So, grab your leash, pack some treats, and get ready for…

  • Prost! A Toast to the Most Popular German Beer Brands!

    Prost! A Toast to the Most Popular German Beer Brands!

     Prost! A Toast to the Most Popular German Beer Brands! Ah, German beer. The very name evokes images of cozy beer gardens, hearty laughter, and the satisfying clink of steins. But with so many amazing German beers out there, where do you even begin? Fear not, beer enthusiasts, for today we’re embarking on a glorious…

  • West Coast IPA

    West Coast IPA

     West Coast IPA: A Hoppy Odyssey Through the Golden State Hey beer lovers, are you ready for a ride? Buckle up, because we’re about to dive headfirst into the world of West Coast IPAs, a beer style that’s as iconic as the California sunshine itself. Now, you might be thinking, “IPAs? Haven’t we covered those…

  • Brewery Waste – Sustainable Solutions

    Brewery Waste – Sustainable Solutions

    Brewery Waste – Sustainable Solutions From Waste to Wonder: Exploring the Sustainable Potential of Brewery Byproducts The craft beer industry, a booming sector with a fervent following, has a secret: it generates a significant amount of waste. From spent grain to hop pellets, breweries produce byproducts that often end up in landfills. However, a growing…

  • Guide to Starting Your Microbrewery

    Guide to Starting Your Microbrewery

    ## From Grain to Glass: A Step-by-Step Guide to Starting Your Microbrewery The allure of the craft beer scene is undeniable. The aroma of hops, the satisfying clink of glasses, the camaraderie of shared brews – it’s a world filled with passion, creativity, and, of course, delicious beer. But for many, the dream of starting…

  • What are Hops?

    What are Hops? Hopping Mad About Hops: A Deep Dive into the World’s Most Flavorful Vine Alright, beer lovers, listen up! You know that delicious, refreshing brew you’re enjoying? Well, there’s a secret ingredient behind those amazing aromas and flavors, a plant so crucial it’s practically the beer’s best friend: **hops**. Yes, those little green…

  • Pickle Beer: The Fermented Friend You Never Knew You Needed

    Pickle Beer: The Fermented Friend You Never Knew You Needed

     Pickle Beer: The Fermented Friend You Never Knew You Needed Let’s be honest, folks. We’ve all been there. You’re staring into the abyss of your fridge, the sad remains of a wilted lettuce and a lonely, slightly bruised avocado staring back at you. You’re craving something, anything, to break the monotony of your culinary desert.…

  • Porters Beer

    Porters Beer

    Porters Beer With its rich history and complex flavors, porters beer is a true gem in the world of craft brewing. Let’s start by talking about the origins of porters beer. This style of beer was first brewed in London in the early 18th century. It was popular among the working class, particularly the porters…

  • Dive into the World of Hazy IPA

    Dive into the World of Hazy IPA

    Hazy, Juicy, and Oh So Delicious: Dive into the World of Hazy IPA Do you crave something a little more… *unfiltered*? Then buckle up, because we’re about to dive headfirst into the hazy, juicy, and absolutely delicious world of **Hazy IPAs**! **What is a Hazy IPA, You Ask?** Think of it like this: imagine the…