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Kids, cancer, beards and breweries

Staff members from three Tampa Bay area breweries are sacrificing something near and dear for a noble cause: These gents are shaving their beards and/or heads to raise money for the Pediatric Cancer Institute, a Tampa-based nonprofit that focuses on … Continue reading

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May the Fourth be with brew

This first weekend of May will be a great one for beer lovers across Florida. Three beer festivals are set for Saturday, which is also the national Big Brew for homebrew clubs. Here’s a quick look. The fifth annual Cajun … Continue reading

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New Tampa Bay area craft brewery to open soon: Rapp Brewing Company

The craft brewery building boom in the Tampa Bay area should have another entry this spring in the form of Rapp Brewing Company in Pinellas Park. Founder and longtime homebrewer Greg Rapp said he expects his beer to be flowing … Continue reading

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Beer Bites: Air-conditioning, IPAs and a German Beer … Garden?

I recently traveled to Cleveland for the Cleveland International Beer Fest and to check out some more of the region’s craft beer scene. There are a lot of similarities between Ohio’s and Florida’s beer communities, but in talking to an … Continue reading

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