• Sacred Heart University Nov 30, 2021

    Q&A: Sacred Heart Offers New Scholarship to Female Brewers

    Connecticut’s craft beer scene is booming. There are more than 120 breweries in our state and that number continues to grow. But for all the different kinds of people who enjoy a pint, there’s not as much diversity behind the scenes. Sacred Heart University is on a mission to change that. The university has launched a new scholarship for...

  • breweries Oct 22, 2021

    Beer Festival to Open Craft Brewing Doors for People of Color

    When it comes to beer, Jamal Robinson said New England Brewing Company’s Sea Hag is a longtime favorite. “Really classic, awesome balanced IPA,” Robinson said.   The sales director for New England Brewing Company is passionate about beer and diversifying the industry. So last year during the social justice movement sweeping the country, they came up with “Change in...

  • craft beer Oct 21, 2021

    Change in the Air Festival to Be Held This Weekend

    A festival is being held this weekend with the goal of introducing more people of color to the craft brewing industry.

  • breweries Dec 19, 2020

    Breweries Lobbying to Roll Back Food Requirements

    Earlier this month, the state updated regulations, requiring places that serve alcohol to not only serve food but to make sure it is a sit-down meal. Now, breweries around the state are pushing back. On December 14, the CT Brewers Guild wrote a letter to Governor Ned Lamont and the General Assembly. They are calling on state leaders to reduce…

  • coronavirus Apr 24, 2020

    Beer For a Cause: Helping Those Affected by Coronavirus One Can At a Time

    The Connecticut Brewers Guild is trying to help people affected by recent economic hardships by providing relief in the form of 16-ounce cans. “Right now we’re really focused on making sure our Connecticut breweries and their families can survive during all this,” said Kat Manning of the Connecticut Brewers Guild. Using a recipe conceived by nine members of the...

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