National IPA Day Collage

Obligatory National IPA Day Post

Many Americans are waking up today with the painful realization that there’s one more day until Friday. Craft beer fans, however, are celebrating a national holiday. It’s Thurs., Aug. 7 and it’s National IPA Day. Take that, Thursday, and feast your eyes on these 130+ beers with close associations to IPAs, ‘Merica!

Firkin Fest Glass

Top Picks for the Best Firkin Beer Fest in Milwaukee

Milwaukee’s best beer festival is this weekend and it’s a firkin hoot. Literally. Celebrating its fourth year, Firkin Fest is a celebration of cask-conditioned beers. But it’s not just limited to firkins. Attending breweries bring out some of their best at Firkin Fest. Craft Beer Compass helps you whittle down the list for 2014.

Milwaukee American Craft Beer Week Events

On the heels of Milwaukee Beer Week and Madison Beer Week, American Craft Beer week begins today, May 12, and continues through May 18. Below is a list of events taking place throughout the Milwaukee area. Click on each link for additional details surrounding the Milwaukee American Craft Beer Week events. Wed., May 14 Tyranena…


Horny Goat Beer Dinner | Ep. 64 | Beyond the Packaging, Inside the Incubator and at the Brewmaster’s Table

Episode 64 takes us behind the packaging, inside the incubator and at the brewmaster’s table at the Horny Goat brewpub for a five-course beer dinner led by brewmaster Dave Reese. Mrs. Craft Beer Compass joins the episode to talk about the beer-food pairings and our newfound appreciation for what’s brewing at the Milwaukee-based brewery.