New Look for Starr Hill


Virginia craft brewery Starr Hill recently unveiled new designs for its label and packaging, citing the brewery’s musical roots and handcrafted identity as inspiration for the change. “The new labels bring the outside of the bottle in line with what’s on the inside,” said Jack Goodall, Star...

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Remembering Leon Farmer, Jr.


It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our own Henri Leon “Big Chief” Farmer, Jr. on Monday. He was beloved by anyone who had the privilege of knowing him, and was a pillar of the Athens community. OBITUARY Henri Leon Farmer, Jr., age 77, passed away Monday, December...

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Craft Newsletter - Summer 2014 Edition


We have lots of updates for you this summer, and you can read about them in the Summer 2014 Craft Newsletter! We’re excited to introduce Fannin Brewing to the Northeast Georgia market. Out of Blue Ridge, Fannin is a small microbrewery with a local theme. Dahlonega Gold, Hiawassee Golden Ale...

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World Beer Cup 2014


We’d like to wish a hearty cheers to all of our breweries that placed in this year’s World Beer Cup. What an honor! Widmer Brothers Hefeweizen Gold Medal – American-style Wheat Beer with Yeast Blue Point Rastafa Rye Bronze Medal – Rye Beer Starr Hill Whiter Shade of Pale A...

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Classic City Brewfest 2014


Classic City Brewfest is back! This Athens Area Humane Society fundraiser is an exciting afternoon of good beer and good company in downtown Athens, GA at the Foundry Park Inn & Melting Point. This year’s Brewfest is on Sunday, April 13th, 2:30-6pm and will feature more than 350 craft b...

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