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Navigating the World of Brewery Location, Location, Location

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In the craft beer universe, brewery location matters. But if you move into a space formally occupied by another brewery, will you be plagued by a "hangover" from the brewers that came before you? In the blisteringly hot real estate market of Portland, Oregon, it can be hard to stay in the same location for long. Even in this beer-crazy city, breweries are not immune from the impact of increasing rents, changing tastes and unpredictable cash flows. Even well-received breweries...

World Cup: Most Beautiful Beers for the Most Beautiful Game

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Put these beers in your cup while you watch the World Cup It’s World Cup season! The largest sporting event in the world is here and ready to take the planet’s imagination captive. And sadly, the United States will be watching from home, having failed to qualify for the tournament. Bummer. But here’s some silver lining: watching the 32 teams in the World Cup leaves us plenty of time to drink and judge the beer made by...

For Father’s Day: A Beer to Match Your Dad-Type

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This Father’s Day, match your Dad’s quirky personality with a beer he’ll love. Here’s your guide. Every Dad is a special and unique fella’ who deserves to pop open a cold one he loves this Father’s Day. We’re here to help you figure out which beer is perfectly suited to your Dad’s quirks. Is he the kind of guy who charms the pants off a trouser salesman? Is he a reformed 1970’s...

What Your Favorite Beer Style Says About You

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The type of beer you like to drink actually says a lot about your personality. Read on to discover your true essence as a human. If you’ve ever thought your go-to beer style embodies your entire personality, well, you’d be correct. Okay, maybe not entirely, but like, 90%. At least as accurate as Friday’s New York Times horoscope and far more fun than analyzing tea leaves. We’ve compiled a (non)-exhaustive list of craft beer styles,...

How to Pair Beer and Yoga

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Combining beer and yoga makes sense. Finding the perfect pairing is what’s difficult. This guide will get you saying “Namaste” faster than you can tap a keg. Beer and yoga are both ancient, so old that nobody knows exactly know how old they are. That’s probably why beer and yoga go well together. I call this perfectly matched pairing, “boga.” There are many reasons to boga, and-- surprise, surprise -- they’re all about balance: Yoga is physically...

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