Posts Tagged ‘beer’
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On Tap in Fort Worth: Top 10 Craft Beer Events this Fall

Edward Brown
Along with seasonal trends toward stouts and pumpkin ales, fall brings the 817 several fun beer-related events. To help you plan ahead, here are my top 10 picks in chronological order. September 16. Brew-HaHa Comedy Series at W...


Photo Essay: The Toadies at Martin House

Dustin Schneider


Untapped: Craft Music

I love beer. Beer is my favorite. Beer is good. Beer is delicious. And beer is all I need to get me through another day of full-time work and full-time parenting and full-time husbanding and ugh! Somebody grab me a beer! And th...

Built to Spill headline Untapped Fort Worth Festival.

More Beer!

Fort Worth Weekly
Somehow it seems appropriate that Built to Spill is headlining a craft beer festival. The Boise indie rock band is the main musical attraction at the Untapped Fort Worth Festival this weekend, and their name makes them as appro...


On Tap: Fort Worth’s Beer Blog

Benbrook Brewpubs In this week’s Metropolis, I write about Benbrook resident Eric Addison’s travails as he works to open a brewpub in a metroplex that is largely exploding with breweries and brewpubs. His main problem is th...

Potential brewpub owner Eric Addison gets a signature to his petition from a fellow Benbook resident. Photo by Kayla Stigall.

Brewery-Free Benbrook?

An aspiring brewpub owner/operator has run into some snags. And “church people.”
Edward Brown
Eric Addison loves his adopted hometown. He moved to Benbrook from Los Angeles a year-and-a-half ago with his wife Giancarla to open a brewery. The suburb that borders southwest Fort Worth allows him to live near open fields an...


Beer Here

Fort Worth Weekly
Spring is here, so it’s time for beer drinkers to put away the winter warmers, the barleywines, and the dark beers that you practically have to chew through. The weather’s made for something lighter, juicier, and fresher. P...

Visionary Call for Artist

Call for Boozy Artists

The Fort Worth Weekly and Rahr Brewery are calling all artists to submit original pieces of previously unpublished artwork suitable for public consumption (no porn, no violence, no profanity) to appear on every bottle of the 20...



Steve Steward
I’ll be honest. David Bowie’s death made it tough to write this column. I initially turned it into a long-winded tribute to the musician with a tangential connection to a bar that no longer exists, framed by a relationship ...


Growling is for Stomachs

Chow, Baby
What is it about beer and wine snobs that irritates me so? I mean, I’m a wine person, but I don’t stick my whole face into a glass of vino and sniff like I’m huffing paint. I don’t swirl the juice around, raise it above...