Growlers

It’s been two and a half years since I first met Shawn and Orianne Burgess and heard how they wanted to open the first brewery in Clark County. This week, that dream is realized with the grand opening of Slate Rock Brewing in the small town of Amity. The microbrewery’s …




This Friday, Dickey-Stephens Park once again plays host to the season’s top beer festival. Food and Foam Fest is back with hundreds of craft beer options and at least a dozen different food vendors. Each year, Food and Foam Fest showcases breweries from all over Arkansas and around the country. …




Rebel Kettle is the focus of Central Arkansas’ beer scene this week with the second annual Beer and Loathing in Little Rock block party set for Saturday. The event celebrates Rebel Kettle’s second birthday with a bevy of events that start in the morning and go on well after sundown. …




Event season has officially come to Little Rock’s brewery scene. For the next four weekends (at least), there will be a minimum of one major beer event, starting with Saturday’s beer garden party at Blue Canoe Brewing Company’s warehouse location on 15th Street. The party is the official opening of …




After years of planning and hard work, Slate Rock Brewing is set for its grand opening. The microbrewery will open Thursday, April 19, in the small town of Amity. When it does, it will become the first ever brewery in Clark County, which only began allowing alcohol sales in 2011. …




There is a lot of beer news going on this week, and we’ll start with today’s Freshcut Monday release at Lost Forty. The brew team has put together a fascinating version of its Look-See Hefeweizen, featuring roasted coffee from Blue Sail in Little Rock and cacao nibs from Izard Chocolate. …




There is something happening nearly every day this week at Flyway Brewing, so let’s dig right into it: Tuesday: Flyway is releasing a brand new brew for its first spring seasonal called Peregrine Pale Ale. Brewed with Citra hops, Peregrine is a more hoppy pale ale than Migrate. At 5.4 …




Today is the final barrel-aged Freshcut Monday of February at Lost Forty Brewing. The brewery is putting on draft two versions of its Forest King Imperial Stout: one aged in rye barrels and one aged in bourbon barrels. Fans of Lost Forty’s Nighty Night will recognize that these are two …




With the departure of brewer Ryan Frank (who created the mega-popular Bluewing Berry Wheat), Flyway Brewing has been searching for another talented beermaker to join their team. They have certainly found one in Mark Sniff, who starts at the brewery today. Sniff is one of the two men behind Void …




Tomorrow night is the Love for Flyway beer dinner at South on Main, which promises to be an amazing evening of food and beer. It’s a four-course dinner that will feature five different brews over the course of the evening. Believe it or not, there are still a few tickets …




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