New Belgium Brewing http://www.kunc.org en Big Breweries Move Into Small Beer Town — And Business Is Hopping http://www.kunc.org/post/big-breweries-move-small-beer-town-and-business-hopping With more breweries <a href="http://www.exploreasheville.com/foodtopia/beer-breweries/" target="_blank">per capita</a> than any U.S. city, Asheville, N.C., has become a sort of Napa Valley of beer. Wed, 28 May 2014 17:06:00 +0000 57086 at http://www.kunc.org Big Breweries Move Into Small Beer Town — And Business Is Hopping Federal Rule Could Dry Up Beer Brewer-Rancher Relationship http://www.kunc.org/post/federal-rule-could-dry-beer-brewer-rancher-relationship <p>Few people connect craft breweries with cattle feed. But passing along the spent grains from the brewing process, like barley and wheat, to livestock ranchers is a common practice. But that relationship could be in jeopardy.</p><p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:57:36 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 55122 at http://www.kunc.org Federal Rule Could Dry Up Beer Brewer-Rancher Relationship New Belgium, Left Hand Among Notables On 2013 Top 50 Craft Brewery List http://www.kunc.org/post/new-belgium-left-hand-among-notables-2013-top-50-craft-brewery-list <p>Boston Beer, Sierra Nevada and New Belgium continue to have a hold on the craft beer market. The Fort Collins icon sits at number 3 on the top 50 U.S. Craft Brewing Companies based on sales volume. It’s not just the brewers of Fat Tire, five other Colorado beer makers can be found on the Brewers Association’s annual list.</p><p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:03:55 +0000 Nathan Heffel 55058 at http://www.kunc.org New Belgium, Left Hand Among Notables On 2013 Top 50 Craft Brewery List Pucker Up, America: Beers Are Going Sour http://www.kunc.org/post/pucker-america-beers-are-going-sour Move over, bitter IPAs and chocolaty stouts. There's a new kid on the craft brewing block, and it's going to knock your salivary glands into action.<p>It's called "sour beer." When you take a sip, it's like biting into a Granny Smith apple that's soaked in a French red wine: crisp, refreshing and a bit odd.<p>Sour beers are probably the oldest style of brew in the world, but they're just starting to get popular in the States. Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:21:00 +0000 50887 at http://www.kunc.org Pucker Up, America: Beers Are Going Sour A New Look For New Belgium http://www.kunc.org/post/new-look-new-belgium <p>That bottle of Fat Tire you know so well is getting a new look. That’s just the first in a complete makeover of New Belgium’s labeling and packaging.</p><p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 18:51:50 +0000 Nathan Heffel 48926 at http://www.kunc.org A New Look For New Belgium