American Big Beer Companies

Will you be bringing some “American big beer” with you to your Fourth of July party? Bud Light, Coors Light, Miller Lite, Budweiser? No? Yeah, me neither. If it wasn’t for those damn millennials, America’s big beer industry wouldn’t be dying! Seems like the media has recently been blaming the Millennials for literally everything “bad” … Continue reading “American Big Beer Companies”

Heineken USA Making History!

Maggie Timoney named CEO of Heineken USA This past Tuesday, June 12th 2018, Maggie Timoney shattered the U.S. beer industry’s glass ceiling. Timoney was named CEO of Heineken USA, replacing Ronald den Elzen who took on a global role within Heineken. Originally, Timoney joined Heineken in 1998 working on a national sales planning role. She … Continue reading “Heineken USA Making History!”

“Crap Beer” – A statement for Sustainability

Stockholm-based craft brewery, Nya Carnegie has produced Sweden’s first beer crafted from purified sewage water. New Carnegie Brewery, Carlsberg Sweden and IVL, the Swedish Environmental Research Authority collaborated to create PU:REST, with the brilliant idea stemming from Swedish researchers. When IVL reached out to Nya Carnegie brewery to use their water technology to brew beer … Continue reading ““Crap Beer” – A statement for Sustainability”

Beer Can Turkey

Happy Thanksgiving y’all! Want to try a different method for cooking your bird this year? The beer can turkey is a fantastic method for wowing your guests this Thanksgiving. Of course you’ll need the biggest can of beer you can find, but, if you’re not too picky, Fosters 24 oz. will do the trick! If … Continue reading “Beer Can Turkey”

Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival

On Saturday, September 16th, 2017, iPlay America will be hosting Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival from 12:00-4:00PM. Everything at the festival ranging from beer to beef jerky will be grown or made locally in the Garden State. Benefits from this festival will be donated to the Garden State Craft Brewers Guild, representing the small breweries … Continue reading “Jersey Drafts and Crafts Festival”

NATIONAL BEER DAY!

Every year on April 7th we celebrate National Beer Day. This year it falls on a Friday, which allows us to celebrate as soon as the work day has ended! Or maybe you work for a sweet startup company that celebrates this holiday during the work day! Anyway, the question is, why is April 7th … Continue reading “NATIONAL BEER DAY!”

#SHOWERBEER

PangPang Brewery and Snask, a renowned creative agency, paired up in creating the Shower Beer. Hand brewed in Hokarangen, Sweden, this shower beer is a strong, yet sweet pale ale with 10% ABV. The Shower Beer is heavily hopped with citrus which gives the drinking profile a citrussy, herbal flavor. Fredrik Tunedal, founder of PangPang … Continue reading “#SHOWERBEER”

Favorite Fall Beers

Fall is nearly here and so is pumpkin beer! Well, most pumpkin beer has been out for about two months already…But, most people don’t want to think of pumpkins while it’s still 80 degrees out.   I on the other hand could not wait for pumpkin beer, PSLs, and pumpkin picking. And, for the most part, … Continue reading “Favorite Fall Beers”

Harborside Craft Brew Fest

‘Tis the season for beer and wine fests! Jersey City is hosting their Harborside Craft Brew Fest, Saturday October 15th with two sessions: 12:00PM-4:00PM and 5:30PM-9:30PM. For the celebration of Oktoberfest there will be over 150 styles of craft beer available to taste!   Tickets for admission are $65 each which includes a 5oz. sample cup … Continue reading “Harborside Craft Brew Fest”

Poses N’ Pints

Acrobatic yoga, cat yoga, aerial yoga, stand-up paddle yoga, and now…beer yoga!  No need to choose whether you will make it to happy hour, or instead, take the healthy route and go to your favorite yoga studio.  Your new yoga studio is in the brewery! Enjoy a drop-in yoga class at one of these ten … Continue reading “Poses N’ Pints”