Craft Beer

Posted By Courtney Dabney on 2019 Apr 12 - 3:26pm

The former Kroger store at the corner of Camp Bowie Boulevard and Clayton Road has long sat vacant, with its eerily empty parking lot and blue paint fading away. Now, let’s just say things are about to get — ahem — hopping. Construction is underway on Wild Acre Brewing Co....

Posted By Ayla Haynes on 2018 Oct 23 - 1:21pm

This is a BJCP Recognized Homebrew Competition. The Homebrew Competition winner will be chosen based on the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) standards. The winner will win an opportunity to brew their beer at HopFusion Ale Works and enter it into the 2019 Great American Beer Festival (GABF)...

Posted By Anonymous on 2017 Sep 7 - 5:30pm

By Kayla Roberts Craft beer lives in its own world, it seems. With an entire dictionary of lingo to learn, a diverse list of types to choose from and — not to mention — a whole city where craft breweries abound (that is, Fort Worth), it helps to know what you’re doing when you...

Posted By Molly Jenkins on 2017 Apr 21 - 2:48pm

Fortress Festival isn’t the only music event coming to Fort Worth this season. Index Fest released the music lineup Friday for its Fort Worth festival taking place June 3. Dawes will headline the event, which also includes husband and wife folk/blues duo Johnnyswim; Austin-based country/...

Posted By Michaeleah Assini on 2016 Jan 30 - 4:17pm

There are days when I really want a beer. Then there are days I want an award-winning beer. What beer would I turn to? Rahr & Sons is my go-to drink because of their distinct, flavorful brews. Craft beer lovers should rejoice because Rahr & Sons is excited to announce the February release...

Posted By Brittany Ryan on 2015 May 27 - 2:19pm

The Near Southside is about to welcome another brewery. HopFusion Ale Works has started construction on its new home at 200 East Broadway, located just one block from Main St. The brewery is the brainchild of Macy Moore and Matt Hill, both long-time Fort Worth residents with a passion for home...

Posted By Anonymous on 2015 Apr 23 - 9:43am

Craft beer drinkers are rejoicing. What once was the Rodeo Steakhouse at 1309 Calhoun St. in Fort Worth will soon be The Acre Distillery. As a past investor in Rahr & Sons Brewing, Tony Formby bought the 7,000-square-foot location to open his brewery. Formby is also chief executive of 2x4...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2015 Jan 19 - 10:48am

Beer geeks already know that the good stuff can’t be found at the local liquor store. Read on for some of best beer towns in the nation.

Craft brewers—those small, independent artists of the trade—usually stay local, choosing to focus their energy on technique rather than marketing and distribution. The result, aside from exceptional flavor, is an opportunity for beer connoisseurs to visit the country’s best small...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Sep 23 - 10:20am

Grapevine Craft Brewery will break ground to open a taproom, beer garden and brewery in downtown Grapevine by February 2015. At the Aug. 19 Grapevine City Council meeting, unanimous approval gave way for the company to move forward with the project. The company raised money for the project on...

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 29 - 1:03pm

They try to keep things fresh at Martin House Brewery by introducing new seasonal beers every couple of months. This is part two of a four part series about local breweries and distilleries that have found Fort Worthians to be a spirited and thirsty crowd. Read the Cover Story here.