Cheers to a week of craft beer!

Summer fun in Tennessee will be even more satisfying than ever before thanks to Knoxville Beer Week 2014. Knoxville Beer Week, held June 14-21, is eight full days of celebrating craft beer. From beer cocktail competitions to home-brewing demonstrations, it’s a week of exciting events spread throughout our city’s best restaurants, bars and breweries, so you can enjoy favorite brews … Read More

The perfect brew for your barbecue

As the weather heats up, so will barbecue grills. May is officially designated as National Barbecue Month, but Memorial Day often signals the start of summer as gatherings move outdoors to lakes and pools and backyard barbecues. Great beer and barbecue are a dynamic duo, and we have the perfect combinations for your gatherings with friends and family starting this … Read More

Seven days to celebrate craft beer

Craft brews are packed with flavor and imagination, and the craft beer revolution has taken the country on a palate-pleasing journey. It seems fitting that these complex, yet accessible, beverages get a week of celebration May 12-18. Since it is officially American Craft Beer Week, we have compiled a daily selection of brews so you can enjoy a craft beer … Read More

Celebrate and savor Cinco de Mayo

Happy Cinco de Mayo! From celebratory parties to savoring the flavor of delicious Mexican cuisine, the fifth of May is cause to crack open an ice cold brew. Mexican beers and beverages are packed with flavor and spice, making them a perfect complement to a festive weekend or any Cinco de Mayo party. Cinco de Mayo traces its historical roots … Read More

Keeping America beautiful one brew at a time

From rolling hills to picturesque sunsets and majestic mountain views, East Tennessee is a beautiful place to live and visit. This month is dedicated to “Keep America Beautiful” and that is a reason to celebrate and salute our suppliers. Keeping Knoxville beautiful is also of upmost importance, and we applaud the eco-friendly efforts of East Tennesseans. Our community is committed … Read More

Celebrate our rich musical history with Rhythm N’ Blooms

There is always something unique on tap in Knoxville, and the Dogwood Arts Rhythm N’ Blooms festival is one of our annual favorites. Samuel Adams is the presenting sponsor of the three-day musical extravaganza, and we are proud to be the distributor of its fine products from the flagship Boston lager to Tetravis to Rebel IPA. Samuel Adams and Cherokee … Read More

Go green with St. Patrick’s Day brews

  Everyone is Irish on March 17. Each year, the Irish and the Irish-at-heart commemorate the patron saint of Ireland with an international festival celebrating Celtic culture with St. Patrick’s Day parties, parades, shamrocks and all things green. Keeping in this tradition, we’ve assembled a list of beers that will complement your festivities as you go green for St. Paddy’s … Read More

Beer-inspired foods burst with flavor

Ice cold beers and delicious food are a perfect match. Natch. But what about beer flavors becoming intertwined with food? That may at first seem like an oddity, but the beers we love have inspired delectable, edible fares from jelly beans to cheese to ice cream. Let’s start with a favorite treat – the simple jelly bean. Inspired by the … Read More

Sweet treats and favorite drinks

Let’s welcome March with open arms – not because it means spring is closer or warmer temperatures are on the way. Those are welcome, too, but perhaps most importantly: this time of year means the arrival of Girl Scout cookies! February 28 marked the beginning of this delectable cookie season in East Tennessee via the arrival of boxes you ordered … Read More

Colorful and thirst-quenching brews for Mardi Gras

Happy Mardi Gras, everyone! If you can’t head down to New Orleans to watch the parades and party in the French Quarter, grab a few festive brews that are sure to get you in the carnival spirit. Whether you’re hosting an event or joining a friend’s Fat Tuesday bash, these beverages will set the tone – and complement a slice … Read More