In this picture taken on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 Vit Spacil, co-owner of a smart mobile brewery, picks hops by the container at a garden in Prague, Czech Republic. The container brewery is capable of making 525 hectoliters a year. The point is not the quantity but the quality and in that it is reflecting a growing appetite of consumers for craft beers. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
September 23, 2017 - 4:19 am
PRAGUE (AP) — A Czech firm is selling professional beer-making sets that fit in a backyard but can produce commercial quantities of brew. The mobile breweries sold by Well Service are a far cry from the kits typically made for home use. They cost 120,000 euros ($143,500), weigh 3,000 kilograms (6,...
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August 25, 2017 - 11:52 am
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — A beer company in Vermont's Green Mountains says it has reached a resolution with a snowboard company over use of the slogan "Take a Hike." Long Trail Brewing Co. sued Burton Snowboards on Wednesday, claiming Burton is using the beer company's slogan on its apparel...
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May 16, 2017 - 2:38 am
MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — Anheuser-Busch has announced a multimillion-dollar expansion at one of its breweries in New Hampshire, eying growth in expanding craft or specialty beers. The brewery in Merrimack will receive the $11.3 million expansion, allowing construction of new fermentation tanks for...
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April 19, 2017 - 7:41 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Another effort by North Carolina's craft-beer brewers to ease state limits on distributing their own products appears to have gone flat. A new version of a House measure debated Wednesday in committee and designed to benefit the craft industry left out a previous provision to...
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March 04, 2017 - 12:19 pm
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Smuttynose Brewing Company is helping the University of New Hampshire mark its 150th anniversary with a new ale. Called 1866, the year UNH was founded, the session ale will be for sale and on tap throughout the seacoast region starting March 13. The university is launching a new...
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