News Aggregator

No single website or blog can cover the explosive craft beer scene in Kentucky and Southern Indiana (see how I didn’t use the term “Kentuckiana”?). That’s why LouisvilleBeer has gathered the RSS feeds of the best local beer news sites & blogs and put them in one central location. Maybe we’ll introduce our readers to yet another good source. Thanks to all who are part of this. Let’s keep Kentuckiana (D’oh!) beered!

The Potable Curmudgeon

"Think Globally, Drink Locally -- Indiana Beer."

Welcome to the world of beer as viewed by the founder of the New Albanian Brewing Company in New Albany, Indiana, who reminds you that beer is far too important to be left to the unreconstructed swillocrats.

Halfway to LCBW, all the way with NABC to MilkWood this Thursday.

For those readers in or near Louisville, I'm told that a complete list of sponsors and events will be in a special section within tomorrow's LEO Weekly.

I'm not sure whether NABC is listed anywhere,...
Author: | Posted: April 15, 2014, 7:59 pm

Have mercy ... Lew's been waiting for the bus all day.

Not really; just 45 minutes each way.

It isn't for the purpose of name-dropping that I mention drinking a few beers with Lew Bryson yesterday afternoon.

Lew flew into Louisville with a relatively ...
Author: | Posted: April 15, 2014, 7:28 pm

Lville Beer

Nina Sky Guest DJ and Live Performance

Start date:

Nina Sky will be Sully's Saloon's guest performer for Derby Week!

One of Sully's Saloon's many Derby Week events is hosting a Nina Sky Live performance as she guest DJ's on Wednesday, April 30th!

Exclusive drink specials run from 10:00pm to 12:00am and Nina Sky starts her performance at 11:00pm! Call Sully's Saloon at (502) 585-4100 or email [email protected] for more information

Event Details
Sully's Saloon
434 South 4th Street
(502) 585-4100
$20 per person
Author: lmwiley08 | Posted: April 14, 2014, 7:38 pm

The Definitive Guide to Bambi Walk

You won’t have much time to dawdle at any of these 23 bars if you want to complete our rendition of the Bambi Walk.

This article appears in the Winter 2014 issue of 

Author: Louisville Admin | Posted: February 25, 2014, 1:00 pm

An Outstanding First Ever Tailspin Ale Fest

A very well deserved shout out to the creators of Tailspin Ale Fest; the sold out crowd was magnificent and very pleased with the event.

Over the weekend, I was granted a +1 to attend the Tailspin Ale Fest, Louisville’s Winter Warmer which was held at Louisville Executive Aviation Cent

Author: Erin Nevitt | Posted: February 24, 2014, 2:00 pm

Tailspin Ale Fest Set to Warm Up Winter to a Sold Out Crowd

The Tailspin Ale Fest Facebook page announced a few days ago that tickets to this event (the first ever) on Saturday, February 22 are sold out; event goers can head to after parties for more fun. is covering this event to highlight Tailspin Ale Fest, Louisville’s Winter Beer Festival, eve

Author: Erin Nevitt | Posted: February 20, 2014, 7:38 pm

Ramsi’s Café on the World owners change hours of operation to tend to Raising Hope Organic Farm

Veteran Highlands restaurant ends lunch service Monday through Thursday, adds weekday 'midday mezze' from 4 to 6p.m.

Ramsi’s Café on the World owners Ramsi and Rhona Kamar are taking their certified organic farm to the next level this spring by cutting restaurant hou

Author: Ashlie Danielle Stevens | Posted: February 19, 2014, 7:12 pm

Kentucky Brew Review

Beer reviews and homebrewing in Kentucky

Uinta won my heart last year

Read it here…or below: Posted by John King in Beer Reviews, The King of Beer | 0 comments Like a sultry dame, they caught my eye, wet my lips, and stole my heart faster than I could even finish a … Continue reading
Author: johnking82 | Posted: May 25, 2012, 3:58 pm

Today Show Blog Post

Move your ass over Matt Lauer. My buddy Jim at Beer and Whiskey Bros writes for the TODAY Show’s blog and included me on a recent post.  Check it out.  I fully expect truckloads of Smuckers jelly arriving at my … Continue reading
Author: johnking82 | Posted: May 17, 2012, 5:09 pm

Beer Blerbs

Two new articles I wrote for Read em. I recently went to a Bell’s Black Note Stout Tasting with Hipster Steve, you can read it here. Deviant Dales Review as well.Filed under: Uncategorized
Author: johnking82 | Posted: May 14, 2012, 3:07 pm

Against The Grain Brewery- Heine Big Bro

It can be read at or here… Although it’s up for debate, coffee and alcohol can be very addictive substances. Addictive in the sense, that we crave one prior and one after a long day of work or a … Continue reading
Author: johnking82 | Posted: April 26, 2012, 12:58 pm

NABC and Harvest beer dinner!

Filed under: Uncategorized
Author: johnking82 | Posted: April 12, 2012, 2:12 pm

The Brewgrass Trail - News features West Sixth Brewing Company

When four guys decided Lexington, Ky., needed high-quality local craft beer, it wasn’t enough for them to just start a brewery — they wanted to make sure their business would protect the environment, even if it cost more to do so.


Read More at ...

Author: | Posted: March 5, 2014, 7:38 pm

West Sixth Announces Major Capacity Expansion and New Canned Beer to be Released

Lexington, KY – Still two month shy of their second anniversary, the owners of West Sixth Brewing have announced the addition of a third canned beer to the market, and major expansion that will nearly triple the company's brewing capacity.



Author: | Posted: February 7, 2014, 1:37 am


LEXINGTON, Kentucky, January 14, 2014 – Six months after opening the doors for business, Blue Stallion Brewing Co. is in the midst of their first brewery expansion. The project will add enough cooler storage capacity to begin distribution of beer...

Author: | Posted: January 17, 2014, 8:11 pm

Alltech Launches Production of Canned Beers with Kentucky IPA(TM) and Kentucky Kolsch(TM)

[LEXINGTON, Ky.] – Alltech’s Lexington Brewing and Distilling Company’s Kentucky IPA™ and Kentucky Kölsch™ are rolling off the brewery’s new canning line and launching statewide and in Ohio. The new cans are debuting just in time for summer’s outd...

Author: | Posted: August 8, 2013, 10:07 pm

Lexington Fest-of-Ales is Back!

Friday, August 30, 2013
5:30PM- 8:30 PM

Fifth Third Bank Pavilion at Cheapside Park

Downtown Lexington Corporation would like to invite you to experience a night of fun, beer, and live music at the Fifth Third Bank Pavilion at Cheapside Park. Ticke...

Author: | Posted: August 8, 2013, 9:26 pm

Hoosier Beer Geek: A Beer Blog for Indiana, from Indianapolis

Hoosier Beer Geek was established in 2006 as an excuse for "The Knights of the Beer Roundtable" to drink and rate beer. Since then we've become a bigger part of the Indiana brewery community, with experience organizing all three of the Brewers of Indiana Guild's major events: Winterfest, Indiana Microbrewers Festival, and Bloomington Craft Beer Fest. Our goal is to make the site a valuable asset to all fans of better beer in Indiana.

KOTBR #154 - The Hoosier Beer Geek Indiana IPA Blind Tasting Challenge

Mike writes:  Bias is a funny thing. Over the course of our seven-plus-year history, we have gotten to know and love a beer or two. But we've also...
Author: Mike | Posted: February 27, 2014, 12:36 am

Random Beer Roundup: The Indiana Gets a Gold in Beer Edition

Hoosier Beer Calendar

Events are subject to change

HBG February Pint Night:  Join us at La Margarita in Fountain Square (M...
Author: Hoosier Beer Geek | Posted: February 21, 2014, 12:07 pm

Random Beer Roundup: The We Like You Here Edition

Hoosier Beer Calendar

Events are subject to change

The Brewers

Thr3e Wise Men Brewing Co
 in Indianapolis:  

Thr3e Wise Men Cu...
Author: Hoosier Beer Geek | Posted: February 14, 2014, 12:16 pm

HBG's next Pint Night | Thursday, February 27, La Margarita, 6:30 p.m.

We're quite eager for this month's HBG Pint Night because we're featuring a beer from an Indiana brewery that was just honored in RateBeer's Best A...
Author: Jim | Posted: February 10, 2014, 2:00 pm

Drinking like an Olympian

Jason says...

It is the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics is Sochi. And what makes any athletic event better? Booze, of course.  The challeng...
Author: Jason | Posted: February 8, 2014, 2:12 am

Highlands Beer Festival – Spring 2014

It’s time once more for our favorite biannual craft beer festival in the Highlands.

My shoes are filled with Volga mud: (3) Beer hunters lurking nearby.

A travelogue in three parts. March 31: (1) A tale of a fateful trip. April 7: (2) The future is […]

Great Flood First Impressions (hint, they’re good)

Great Flood Brewing Company - Opening Feb. 2014

It finally happened folks.  Great Flood Brewing is officially open and pouring some damn good brews.  I’ve been down there […]

Ye Olde Mash-Up

Science strikes again!  For no particular reason, let’s talk about mashing today.  As with many of the topics that show […]

Great Flood Grand Opening Details

I stopped in to Louisville’s newest craft brewery, Great Flood Brewing, this evening, the night before their invite-only soft open, […]

Episode 31: Beau helps out

Unlike Founders KBS, this podcast is available to everyone!  With Scott out on a secret mission, Beau steps in as […]