Bear Brewing Co.

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    100 Favorite Dishes: #7: Beer Muenster Cheese Soup

    We're counting down our top 100 favorite dishes. Click here for a full archive. If you have any nominations of your own, email them here.Since 1996 -- long before you could get a craft beer on almost any corner bar in the tri-county area -- Big Bear Brewing Co. has been serving up its microbrew ... More >>

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    May 16, 2012

    The Best South Florida Brewpubs

    South Florida came late to the microbrewery trend, but we've got a fine array of local brewpubs. Skip the commercial brew and hit one of these local restaurants that feature taps of house-made beers. Brewzzi With two locations in West Palm Beach County, Brewzzi is the spot to watch sports, dish on ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012

    Five Beers for a Florida Winter

    "It's weird that so many people are drinking stout in winter here, but they do," said Jake, the manager at Tap 42, during one of several visits this past month. It's natural to crave big beers during the cold weather. Yet we're absolved from the cold and still, Florida sees brisk sales of winter bre ... More >>

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    November 4, 2011

    South Florida's Ten Best Beer Bars

    ​All this talk about New Times' Beerfest has us craving craft brews. The event, on Saturday, November 12, in Esplanade Park in downtown Fort Lauderdale from 7 to 11 p.m., offers festgoers the opportunity to try hundreds of pours for $30 ($40 at the door) or $70 ($80 at the door), with a portion of ... More >>

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    September 9, 2011

    Happy Hour: Big Bear Brewing Co. in Coral Springs

    Jatinder Channa​Beware of bears... making beer that you're going to love! Big Bear Brewing Co. in Coral Springs is the brewery you imagine tucked away deep in the mountains making small batches of witches' brew in ceramic drums. Okay, not really... but after a couple 7.5% alcohol Kodiac Belgian ... More >>

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    January 25, 2011

    Ten Must-Try Beers at the Jupiter Craft Brewers Festival

    Got stout?​The Jupiter Craft Brewers Festival is less than a week away, and with it comes over a hundred amazing craft beers from Florida as well as nationwide. With that many brews on tap, making your way from booth to booth sampling will be something like a scavenger hunt. To cross everything of ... More >>

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    June 24, 2010
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    May 3, 2010

    Five Broward Burgers to Eat for National Hamburger Month

    John LinnMay: The best month ever.​In case you're wondering, National Hamburger Month is May. It's a special time of year when the smell of smoldering coals and charred meat can be noticed wafting through neighborhoods everywhere. So give in to your burger temptations and grab a few bites at these ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Crafting Beer With Big Bear's Brewing Co.'s Matt Cox -- Updated With Slideshow

    C. StilesBig Bear brewmaster Matt Cox stirs a batch of Polar Light.​Update: Check out the slideshow of brewing at Big Bear, online now.Since 1996, Big Bear Brewing Co., Broward's only independently owned and operated brewpub, has been crafting award-winning beers in suburban Coral Springs. For the ... More >>