Tweets of the Week: Indy Brewers Get in 'Knife Fight' & More
Via @tracy_forner: “For the sake of the national image of Indianapolis, I hope @Varvel opts to ignore the #Ferguson issue entirely …”
Jonathan Scott1 min read
Trickle-Down Economics: A Local-Brewers Family Tree
Central Indiana’s first craft-beer wave broke a couple of decades ago. Though several of those breweries didn’t survive to witness today’s larger flood of openings, their brewers—and their stuff, and their legacies—are still floating around.
IM Editors1 min read
The Right Scruff: Best Beards in the Indy Beer Scene
“My beard is a little unruly,” says Central State Brewing’s Josh Hambright. “I’ve been told that I look like Rasputin.”
Michael Rubino1 min read
99 Bottles (and Pints and Cans) of Beer on the Wall
However you swill your brew, chances are you like quite a few of those shown here, from pale ales to IPAs, oatmeal stouts to pilsners.
Amy Lynch1 min read
Editor's Note, September 2014: Beer!
I live within a 10-minute walk of three craft-beer establishments, including one that made our Best New Breweries list. This is an embarrassment of riches, especially after living in states that, at the time, boasted little beer beyond Bud.
Amanda Heckert2 min read
Micro-Manage Your Way Through the Indiana Microbrewers Festival
How to avoid the lines, what to taste, and the edible accessory you’ll want to wear.
Kristen Fuhs Wells2 min read
March Madness? Try Munch Madness!
LocalFolks’s farmstead-inspired salsa lets the bright flavors of bell pepper and cider vinegar shine through so you won’t overheat when the game goes into overtime.
Terry Kirts3 min read
Our Top 5 Photo Albums of 2013
Meet the Flockers—Indy’s urban chicken farmers—plus look back on Indy 500 Snake Pit hijinks, the State Fair food romp, and a pair of brew-drenched events.
IM Editors1 min read
Best of Indy 2013: Top December Picks
Bid on designer purses. Make a new holiday tradition. Get a tan. Buy a knockout party dress. Jazz up your Colts game-day outfit. Conquer cabin fever. And more!
IM Editors7 min read
50 Days of Holiday Gifts: The Beer Gear
What to buy the Sun King worshipper: a one-size-fits-all sweater. For the beer.
Megan Fernandez1 min read
Empire of the Sun Kings
Being one of the “it” guys does have its downside. Haters, says Robinson, want to hate. “I’ve stood next to people—who didn’t know who I was—while they talked shit about my beer,” he says.
Michael Rubino20 min read
Photos: 2013 Brew-Ha-Ha Festival
The annual suds-and-fundraising event benefits the Phoenix Theatre and featured more than 25 breweries taking part in four hours of beer-swilling fun.