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Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009

How craft brewers revived Milwaukee’s beer tradition

By the 1970s, American beer was a mass- produced commodity with little character, culture or, let’s face it, flavor. Faceless machines and automated programming dominated the immense brewing industry. The distinguished traditions and styles of brewing that the German immigrants carried...
Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008

A toast to Milwaukee’s new beer

Milwaukee has given birth to another beer! Looking to lighten up a stressful career as a marketing and public relations consultant, Craig Peterson pursued a more easygoing, fun way to spend his time: brewing beer. As an added bonus, the formation of the Buffalo Water Beer Co. in 2007 helps to quell the sting of our city losing yet another national brewing company.