Tag: Tucson beer

Tucson Barrio Brewing Celebrates 25th Anniversary

Here’s a Tucson original. While Tucson is populated now with dozens of breweries, it’s exciting to know that Barrio Brewing Co. is celebrating 25 years in business. Congratulations. Currently located at 800 E. 16th Street, in an imposing building in an industrial area by the railroad tracks, Barrio increased its capacity in 2006 in what […]

Tucson: Conserve water; drink more beer, AZ Beer Week

Downtown Tucson will soon be crawling with Arizona craft brewers and beer lovers for the inaugural Tucson Craft Beer Crawl (TCBC) on Saturday February 21, from noon to 4 PM. The event will raise money for Watershed Management Group, a local organization seeking community-based solutions to conserve water and the environment in Southern Arizona. Ticket […]

Dragoon Wins Tucson’s Best Beer 2nd Year in a Row

Sounds like a great event…Congratulations to Dragoon Brewery  from the press release TUCSON, ARIZ (September 25, 2013) – Dragoon Brewery keeps their bragging rights for the second year in a row!  On Friday, September 20, the people of Tucson once again voted Dragoon Brewery’s India Pale Ale the “Best Overall Beer” at Born & Brewed: […]

Tucson Dining: Beer Dinners – Oro Valley, Downtown

In the summer, I crave beer. Nothing is as refreshing as a glass of craft-brewed beer. Two Tucson restaurants are hosting Beer Dinners and/or a series of beer dinners. Check out Noble Hops in Oro Valley and Hotel Congress in downtown Tucson. If you are particularly flush — you can try both. (from the press […]

Tucson Firefighters Brew Beer

If that’s not a winning combination, I don’t know what is. Right now, Tucson is going through an artisan beer renaissance. We have beer, lots of beer, micro-brewed beer to complement the Southern Arizona wine scene and extreme coffee culture. But back to the firemen brewing beer…their location (a former sandwich shop) will be 4746 […]

Tucson: Annual Local Food, Beer & Wine Tasting

Lodge on the Desert Thursday, April 18, 2013 5 – 7 PM Are you aware that Southern Arizona has high quality locally brewed beers and wines? It also has some of the finest locally owned and operated restaurants in the state and country. Experience the best of the best at this First Annual Local Food, […]

Tucson: Interactive beer, 4-course BBQ pairing dinner

Sounds like a fabulous fun event with good brews and BBQ. The hospitality at Loews is always top-notch. from the press release Loews Ventana Canyon has partnered with the local craft beer aficionados of Dragoon Brewing Company to offer its first Beer Garden Dinner November 16 at 6:30 p.m. Building on the resort’s popular Blues, […]