Posts tagged Jake
The Unwavering, Perfect Union of Football and Beer

Truth be told, I was ferociously and unsavorily downing Yuengling Lager (or as we Philadelphians simply call it, Lager) during the first and final quarters of the game where my beloved, and simultaneously loathed, Eagles were in the process of throwing it all away. My wife eyed me cautiously, as she does every Sunday, as if to say “why do you do this to yourself?” She didn’t grow up in a sports-obsessed family. And while she remains a steadfast lover of ales, stouts, lagers, and all manner of great beer, lost on her is the unwavering, perfect union of football and beer.

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Jacob TulskyJake
Ballast Point and The New Era of Craft Beer

Constellation Brands Inc. is a publicly traded company. And yes, above all else, they’re in the business of making money. Their brands have been performing well above industry norms over the past few years, and they're set to fortify their position in the market with anything in their toolkit, including corporate M&A activity. But guess what makes them money -- people drinking their beers. That sounds cold (and it is), but as the craft beer market expands like never before, larger beer makers are looking for any way possible to get some skin in the game.

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Philly Beer Week 2015: Opening Weekend

PBW (Philly Beer Week) 2015 was a treat, as it is every year. With beautiful weather and countless options for outdoor indulgence, one could have wandered the streets of Philadelphia, beer in hand, in a hop and malt-fueled frenzy. Luckily for me, I had a plan.

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