Beer Notes: Smithsonian Exhibit

When you think of the Smithsonian Institution, most people think of the Hope Diamond, or African American history, or the Air & Space Museum.  Some think of sculpture and others think of art.  Not many think of craft beer.  Today on Beer Notes, we highlight the new “Brewing a Revolution” exhibition at the Smithsonian in […]

Beer Notes: How Your Craft Beer Ends Up on the Shelf

Ever wonder how the craft beer for sale in your local beer store is chosen?  This week on Beer Notes, we are exploring how retailers choose their craft beer and some of the answers surprised even us. Breweries hire sales people to represent their craft beer and try to get it on tap and on […]