Samuel Adams

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2014

    Schlafly Makes Good on Sam Adams World Series Bet

    It's difficult for us to talk about, but yes, the Cardinals lost the 2013 World Series to the Boston Red Sox. Last year there were several bets going on between Bostonians and St. Louisans (though Mayor Slay stayed out of it), but our favorite was between the makers of Samuel Adams and our own Schla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Play:STL Festival Will Not Return in 2011

    In a press release sent out yesterday, Jim Dunn, co-founder of the PLAY:stl Music Festival & Conference, announced that the event will not return in 2011. No reason was given for the cancellation, although the release stated, "While the decision to discontinue the festival was difficult, the organiz ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2010

    The Beertender: A Wee Bit of Praise for Scotch Ale

    I love this time of year. Time to put another holiday season back in the box and toss it in the basement. Time to start talking about spring training. Time for beers that taste better when there's a wind chill. Beers like malty, peaty, boozy Scotch ale.Christian Bickel, Wikimedia CommonsEdinburgh C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2009

    The Beertender: Get Hip to Hops

    Ever seen that ad where Jim Koch of Samuel Adams noses around a hops field and says, "Hops are to beer what grapes are to wine"? While it's not quite an SAT-worthy analogy, it does make the point that there are different varieties of hops -- and that they are crucial to beer.Hops are the spice of be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    St. Louis Craft Beer Week: Wednesday's Events

    Alberto Gottardo, Wikimedia CommonsThe first annual St. Louis Craft Beer Week continues. There are several events today:- Cicero's (6691 Delmar Boulevard; Web site) Beer School is hosting Jim O'Connor of Bell's Brewery from 5:30-6:30 p.m.- Mattingly Brewing Company (3000 South Jefferson Avenue; Web ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 3, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 2, 2009

    St. Louis Craft Beer Week: Tuesday's Events

    Alberto Gottardo, Wikimedia CommonsThe first annual St. Louis Craft Beer Week continues. There are several events today:- The Clayton location of the Wine & Cheese Place (7435 Forsyth Boulevard) is hosting a class at 6 p.m. on matching beer and cheese. (Reservation required.)- The Stable (1821 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2007

    In This Week's Issue

    My review of Jilly's Cupcake Bar and the Cupcakery is now online. Click here to read. photo: Jennifer Silverberg Also in this week's issue: Malcolm wonders what could have spoiled his All American "Fun" Burger Mallow Giant Size Burger, while Kristie, "Liquid Cocaine" unavailable, opts for ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 31, 2007

    Samuel Adams Octoberfest

    Seamus McDaniels
    1208 Tamm Avenue

  • News

    August 1, 2007

    The I-70 Series: Schlafly vs. Boulevard

    Will Boulevard's home-field advantage be enough to run the Lou's microbrew out of KC?

  • Music

    April 5, 2006

    Saves the Day

    Wednesday, April 12, at 8 p.m. Pop's (1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois)

  • Calendar

    March 30, 2005

    Hotel Bars

    Drink of the Week: A downtown highlight reel

  • News

    September 1, 2004

    Fair Ferment

    Tom Schlafly is frothing over his beer's banishment from St. Louis' biggest art festival