Let’s Talk About Hops

Let’s Talk About Hops

Hops, Hops and More Hops Every year in the late summer, hop farms around the world literally reap what they have sown when they harvest their vivid, green, hop crops. While most hops are grown in the U.S. and Europe, Brewbound reports that this year marked the second...
Beer from the Sun

Beer from the Sun

Beer from the Sun We are excited to announce that Thorn Street Brewery is officially solar powered! While this has been in the works for a while, we are super pumped to be able to take another step in the “green direction.” The guys from Efficient Solar...
The Royal Beginnings of Imperial Beer

The Royal Beginnings of Imperial Beer

Imperial Ales have been popping up on beer menus across the U.S. with more and more frequency. One question we get asked a lot here at Thorn Street is, “What’s an imperial beer?” Whether you are ordering an imperial stout, an imperial IPA or an...
A Matter of Choice

A Matter of Choice

A Matter of Choice With the recent reports that craft beer sales are slowing, many are left wondering if the golden bubble is finally bursting. No industry could keep the year over year growth that craft beer has seen these last ten years. If you look closer at the...
Happy Thoughts About Craft Beer

Happy Thoughts About Craft Beer

The presidential election is finally over and boy¬†was it was a doozy. No matter how you voted, many people are left today with what we like to call an “election hangover.” Well, we have the perfect panacea. While there might be a lot of fear and negativity...