Latest Microbrews News

2 new Black-owned breweries tap in, aim to change industry

Aug. 01, 2022 00:04 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — As the craft beer industry expands in Charlotte, one untapped market is about to emerge. It’s been three years since Charlotte — a city with than 30 craft breweries — has had a Black-owned brewery. Three Spirits Brewery was Charlotte’s only...

Amid Ukraine's war, a farmer takes comfort in her snails

Jun. 17, 2022 03:36 AM EDT

VERESNYA, Ukraine (AP) — The Ukrainian farmer was living a quiet life with the quietest of creatures: snails that she raises for export. Then, skies on the horizon turned flaming red. Russia had launched its invasion and nearby towns were burning. Olena Avramenko's village of...

EWU to launch professional certificate program in craft beer

May. 21, 2022 11:43 AM EDT

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Eastern Washington University and No-Li Brewhouse of Spokane will create the school’s first professional certificate program for the craft beer industry. The 15-credit program begins in the fall. No-Li Brewhouse owners John and Cindy Bryant...