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    April 9, 2014

    Florida Beer Co. Takes a Chance With a Craft Pilsner; We Preview It

    This summer (go ahead and use your best Don LaFontaine voice), the Florida Beer Co. is looking to introduce a pilsner beer to its lineup: Sunshine State Pils. This pilsner will join the family of lagered beers from FBC, including Florida Lager, and beers of the Key West and Hurricane Reef lines. In ... More >>

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    February 7, 2014

    Deep Drop Dubbel-Bock From Delray Beach's Saltwater Brewing

    Every Friday, we take a look at a beer brewed in the Sunshine State, giving analysis to the burgeoning craft beer movement of Florida. This week we're taking a look at a surprising hybrid beer created by brewers Bill Taylor and Dustin Jeffers of Saltwater Brewery in Delray Beach, called the Deep Dr ... More >>

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    November 15, 2013

    In The Tasting Room: Florida Lager By Florida Beer Company

    Friday's here, so it's time for beer. Every Friday, so long as the creek don't rise, this beer enthusiast will take a look at a Florida beer that, hopefully, should be readily available in a local shop or on tap at your favorite bar. There are still a few beer styles that craft brewers tend not to ... More >>

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    July 11, 2013

    Boca Raton's Brewzzi Wins Silver At National Competition For Passionfruit Saison

    Florida is continuing its rise into the craft beer world, showing that we have the talent to be recognized as a 'craft beer state'. Earlier this month, the 2013 U.S. Open Beer Championships were held in Atlanta, Georgia for the fifth time, and Florida breweries represented in the top three of seven ... More >>

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    June 13, 2013

    American Social Celebrates One Year of Craft Beer With Tap Takeover, Daily Parties

    One of Las Olas's more recent tenants is celebrating its one year anniversary this week, with festivities spanning five days. American Social, at 721 E. Las Olas Blvd, started off in the late spring of 2012, and has grown into a craft beer bar/restaurant destination for the young professionals of do ... More >>

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    May 3, 2013

    Go Local Loco: Florida Substitutes For Mexican Beers

    With Cinco de Mayo coming up on Sunday, does the idea of downing Mexican beer get you... well, down? Firstly, there's a lot more than Corona to be had. If you want to spice up your celebrations but still be true to local brew, why not try a Florida alternative that's produced in the same style as t ... More >>

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    December 19, 2012

    Winter Beer Guide: Brew Suggestions for Your Holiday Bash (via Brown Distributing's John Linn)

    Wine and the bubbly get a lot of attention and love during the holiday season, but beer geeks know this time of year also brings lots of great craft brews out of the woodwork. In addition to a bevy of "winter only" offerings and special releases, 'tis the season to explore darker and heavier brews. ... More >>

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    April 30, 2009

    Beer of the Week: Rogue Double Dead Guy Ale

    Unrepentant beer drinkers, rejoice! Each week, Short Order will select one craft or import beer and give you the lowdown on it: How does it taste? What should you drink it with? Where can you find it? But mostly, it's all about the love of the brew. If you have a beer you'd like featured in Beer of ... More >>