Welcome to the Central Texas
beer scene.

If you are interested in Austin breweries and beer, this is the blog for you. But there is something for every beer lover here. You’ll find drink recommendations, brewery reviews, beer history, homebrew tips, and more.

Why not start with one of the articles below?

LATEST POSTS

5 Ways to Help Your Local Breweries

2020 may be over, but unfortunately COVID-19 is still going strong. Although vaccines are starting to become available, around 80% of people will need to be vaccinated before we reach herd immunity, a…

Marble Falls Brewery: Double Horn Brewing Company

This weekend I drove up to Marble Falls to hike the beautiful Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge, a fantastic experience that I highly recommend. While I was in the area I dropped by Double…

Old 290 Brewery: Soak up nature (and beer) at Carter Creek Resort

When you need a getaway from city life and seemingly perpetual quarantine, nothing beats a daytrip in the Texas hill country. And if you’ve driven the stretch of 290 between Johnson City and Fre…

5 Best Texas Hill Country Breweries (Perfect for Day Trips)

Austin is full of great beer, but sometimes you just need to get out of town! Here are 5 of my favorite Texas hill country breweries. Visit these venues in Dripping Springs, Johnson City, and Frederic…

Christmas Beer from Texas: 5 Happy Holiday Brews I Love

It’s time for the holidays, which calls for a slew of seasonal beverages: spiced cider, hot chocolate, and most importantly: Christmas beer! Here are 5 of my favorite Texas beers for the holiday…

Austin Vegan Brewery Guide (also for vegetarians)

Did you know that some beers are not vegan or even vegetarian – even just standard ales or lagers with no fancy ingredients? This is because some traditional methods of processing beer use anima…