From the moment Back Forty burst onto Birmingham’s craft beer scene in July 2018, they had a vision and so far, nothing’s stopping them from moving toward realizing it. Fans of the hyperlocal brewery can look forward to expansions that will make the craft beer experience even better. We talked to owner Doug Brown to find out all the details.Continue reading “Back Forty Birmingham is expanding—5 reasons why we’re excited”
As restaurants, bars and other businesses cautiously begin to open up, it’s important to know what each establishment’s policies are before you visit. Here’s how Birmingham’s breweries are offering their delicious beers now!Continue reading “10 Birmingham brewery updates on curbside and other offerings”
Today, TrimTab Brewing will become the first brewery in theBirmingham to release All Together Beer. Every can they sell contributes a percentage of the proceeds to support local hospitality workers. Keep reading to find out why you need to try TrimTab’s new All Together IPA.Continue reading “TrimTab has a new IPA + 5 reasons you need to try it”
Happy National Beer Day, Birmingham! You know that even in the midst of a global pandemic, your favorite folks here at Bham Now will always bring you a reason to celebrate. Tuesday, April 7 is National Beer Day in the U.S. and we’re celebrating by learning a new skill. I baked beer bread using locally-brewed craft beer—keep reading to check it out.Continue reading “I made beer bread with Birmingham craft brews—here’s what happened”
It’s almost National Beer Day, Birmingham. Although we’re all stuck inside, that doesn’t meant we can’t celebrate and support Birmingham’s local breweries. Check out these three ways to help support breweries on National Beer Day.Continue reading “3 ways to support Birmingham’s local breweries on National Beer Day, April 7”
We are NOT surprised!
Birmingham’s beer scene received some well deserved accolades this week when national social media giant Thrillist described our beloved breweries as a hidden gem.
Just like the heavenly brews that fill them, beer can designs continue to get better and better across Birmingham’s ever-growing brewery scene. Let’s take a look behind the curtain at the label design process, the designers who make the magic and their most popular labels.Continue reading “Beer can art and the local Birmingham designers behind it”
This just in–Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces in 2020. Although you can’t purchase tickets just yet, here are a few things you want to know about the 14th year of this event.Continue reading “Magic City Brewfest is returning to Sloss Furnaces on June 6”
TrimTab Brewing Co., one of Birmingham’s favorite breweries, was named as one of the top 10 breweries in the country. A renowned beer expert evaluated thousands of breweries across America. Our very own TrimTab came out on top!Continue reading “Birmingham’s TrimTab Brewing Co. named as one of America’s Top 10 Breweries of 2019”
If you didn’t know already, you can get food delivered to your home, work and even Birmingham breweries by Waitr. Here’s everything you need to know including 4 Birmingham breweries that are food delivery friendly + what eats to order and new brews recently released. Oh, and Pro Tip: Make sure to use code “BHAMNOW” for free delivery when you order from Waitr. You’re welcome.Continue reading “Your guide to free food delivery at 4 Birmingham breweries”
Oktoberfest has been celebrated all over the world for more than 200 years. Originating in Germany and held every year in Munich, it’s the largest festival in the world. Find out how to celebrate Oktoberfest right here in Birmingham, AL!Continue reading “Prost, Birmingham! 5 ways to celebrate Oktoberfest in the Magic City”
The wait is over.
The Casual Pint at The Grove in Hoover is open for business.
The great thing about the breweries of Birmingham is their ability to continuously brew small batches of new craft beer to try. Check out some of the recent and upcoming releases that have been brewed by your locals. Cheers!Continue reading “5 new Birmingham beers to look out for, including a special Sidewalk Cinema release”
Every night, the bright lights of the Lyric and Alabama Theatres are bound to dazzle both visitors and natives alike. I toured downtown to discover what remains of the 73 theaters that once made up the Birmingham Historic Theater district.