The Monster Never Dies
Sep 14

The Monster Never Dies

Beer and coffee. These are two beverages that exist on unique sorts of spectra: At one end, you’ll find a wasteland of mass-produced, quantity-over-quality, perfunctory versions of these ubiquitous liquids. Some lurk on motel nightstands, shrouded in disks of filter paper. Others frequent the bottoms of backpacks for hours before being smuggled into campus dorm rooms and consumed at room temperature. Such is the bleak destiny of fluid... Read More

Flying Dog University Presents: Night School
Aug 20

Flying Dog University Presents: Night School

We believe that a true appreciation for craft beer requires insatiable curiosity. Whether you’re brewing it or drinking it, a continued education is the surest way to enrich your craft beer journey. This is the philosophy that compelled us to create Flying Dog University, and it’s the foundation of our newest higher beer education project: Night School. In collaboration with Total Wine, Flying Dog University is brewing a ser... Read More

Yes, And...
Jul 31

Yes, And...

Last week, we invited all of our sales and marketing mutts to an off-site summit of sorts. After receiving a vaguely-titled "Sales And Marketing Training" calendar invite, most of us were expecting a day featuring coffee, baked goods, and some of Ben Savage's greatest PowerPoint hits. Imagine our surprise when a stranger in a blue blazer herded us into a lopsided circle and informed us that we'd spend the rest of the m... Read More

One time, she punched me in the face. It was awesome.
Jul 9

One time, she punched me in the face. It was awesome.

"Why are you so obsessed with me?" – Hops When it comes to hop exploration, we don’t really have what some would refer to as “self-restraint.” It's a projection-room-above-the-auditorium level fixation. Our Alpha Initiative series has led us so far down the rabbit hole that we’ve forgotten what daylight looks like, and Pilot #03 just locked the door behind us. You see, we’re trying t... Read More

All We Have To Do Now
Jun 22

All We Have To Do Now

Heaven knows that Brian was just a young boy, and he didn't know what he wanted to be. He was every little hungry schoolgirl's pride and joy, and I guess that was enough for me.  And heaven knows that Erin had some fun, boy, what a kick just a girl and me. She had every big-shot good-time band on the run, boy, and was living in a fantasy.  "To win the race?" he asked. "A prettier face," she ... Read More