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Opening Rentsch Brewing in Georgetown is a family affair for Andrew Rentschler, left, and his father, David, pictured here with Andrew's sister.

Rentsch Brewery to open in Georgetown next year

2:08 pm Nov. 20, 2014

Georgetown, Austin’s neighbor to the north, is so eager for a brewery in the downtown area that the town’s Main Street Program held a recent forum to explore that possibility. Although any potential production breweries

Seattle Cider Company's two flagship ciders, Dry and Semi-Sweet, are available in cans, and these and two smaller batch ciders from the Washington cidery are rolling out at various Austin bars and stores this week.

Seattle Cider Co. expands to Austin

1:44 pm Nov. 18, 2014

This week, Austin Eastciders, Argus Cidery and other small-batch cider brands won’t be the only craft ciders you can find in Austin. Seattle Cider Co., offering cans, bottles and on-draft options, is launching at various

combine Rio Star grapefruits, coconut vinegar, cane sugar and a hint of allspice. The shrub is sweet and tart, with the zesty grapefruit flavor backed by the subtle allspice note.

New book shows off merit of shrubs in cocktails

4:39 pm Nov. 11, 2014


2 oz. bourbon

1/2 oz. Scotch, preferably something smoky, like Laphroaig

1/2 oz. Fig-Cinnamon Shrub (see below)

2 dashes Angostura bitters

Add all ingredients to an ice-filled mixing glass. Stir to combine.

Double-strain into a rocks glass filled with ice.


Sundowner is the latest Adelbert's release.

Adelbert’s releases Texas’ first bottled bière brut

10:06 am Nov. 11, 2014

For holiday toasts this year, beer lovers will have another bubbly option besides champagne: Adelbert’s Brewery has recently come out with a bière brut (also known as bière de champagne), a rare style that not many other