The latest beer news that’s coming to a head, with a bit of commentary for your enjoyment.

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Beerknurds Raise Over $48,000 For Houston Charity

The Flying Saucer family is very proud to donate over $48,500 to Kids’ Meals, Inc. thanks to the amazing generosity of you incredible Beerknurds! Kids’ Meals, Inc., a Houston charity aimed at “fighting childhood hunger right at the their doorsteps”, delivers meals to Houston’s hungry preschool-aged children. They are some of the hardworking, goodhearted folks who are striving…

Flying Saucer Beerknurd Calendar

Save A Damn Tree: The 2017-18 Beerknurd E-Calendar

Being conscientious pilots of the spaceship earth, we have shed our paper ways of old. We have entered the digital age of enlightenment and are proud to announce the 2017-18 BEERKNURD E-CALENDAR!   That’s right, no trees were harmed in the making of this calendar, which spotlights the worldly travels of our great Beerknurds. After all,…

Flying Saucer Ghost Beer Gauntlet Beer Menu

Are You Bold Enough For The Ghost Beer Gauntlet?

You may have noticed a special section on the Flying Saucer Draught Emporium menu. A section labeled “Ghost Beers.” You may have even already investigated and participated in the Ghost Beer Gauntlet. If not, you’re probably wondering what it is. With more and more beers coming to market every day, we’re challenged with deciding which…

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Celis Brewery: A Modern Day Craft Beer Saga

After a 17-year fight, famed Celis Brewery is currently re-launching its iconic Belgian-style beers in its city of origin, Austin, Texas. Under the tenacious leadership of Christine Celis, the daughter of original founder and brewing legend, Pierre Celis, the brewery is finally operating and bringing beer lovers the beers that changed the landscape of American…

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Beerknurds Raise Record Amount For Pints For Prostates

You Beerknurds have done it again! We set an aggressive goal of $35,000 for our 2017 Pints For Prostates fundraiser and we were able to raise OVER $37,000 for this organization that is using beer as a way to talk to men about prostate cancer. The amount was a record for the six-year relationship we’ve had with Pints For…

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Saint Arnold Tribute Debuts at Houston Flying Saucer

Saint Arnold Brewing, Texas’ oldest craft brewery, turns 23 this year. Ask any Beerknurd who’s had the pleasure of sipping a Saint Arnold, and they’ll tell you the Houston-based brewery makes some of the best beer — not just in Texas — but the world. The 100% independently-owned brewery consistently brings a dynamite portfolio of…

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Fort Worth Flying Saucer Named an Iconic Bar

Fort Worth Flying Saucer has been named as one of DFW’s Most Iconic Bars by CBS! After celebrating our 20th Anniversary in 2015, we turned 22 this year. The ability to pursue our daily mission of serving the best craft beer to Beerknurds (aka – the best group of beer lovers in the world) for that long is something…

Wicked Weed AB-InBev Buyout

Wicked Weed Brewing Gets Plucked by AB-InBEV

BREAKING NEWS this morning as it’s been announced that North Carolina craft brewery, Wicked Weed Brewing, has been purchased by Anheuser-Busch InBev. This, the first purchase of 2017 by AB-InBev, strikes hard at the hearts of us Beerknurds who live and die for independent craft beer. In a statement released early May 3rd, Wicked Weed announced…

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