Papago Brewing Co.

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    October 10, 2014

    Wigwam Resort to Host Beer & Bacon Festival in Glendale

    If you read the words "Bacon & Beer Festival" in the headline and your heart skipped a beat, there'll be plenty more heart-stopping action where that came from when you actually head out to the Wigwam Resort's event celebrating all things porcine and sudsy. The event, which takes place on October 25 ... More >>

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    June 30, 2014

    Papago Oude Zuipers: A Belgium-Brewed Local

    Beer: Oude Zuipers Brewery: Papago Brewing Co. Style: Tripel ABV: 11 percent "Daar zun meer oude zuipers dan oude dokters." Translation: There are more old drunks than old doctors. It's an old Flemish phrase you're likely to find hanging on a sign or printed on a stained glass window in bars and ... More >>

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    January 27, 2014

    Wanderlust Shake Down Series Anniversary Porter

    Beer: Shake Down Series Anniversary Porter Brewery: Wanderlust Brewing Co. Style: Baltic Porter ABV: 10 percent You might think brewing is an easy job. It isn't. Sure, there are perks -- you make your own hours, your work uniform consists of sweet boots and a manly beard, and drinking on the job i ... More >>

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    November 25, 2013

    5 Best Places for Day Drinking in Scottsdale

    Shine, our annual pocket guide to all things Scottsdale, is out. And this year, local artist Luster Kaboom is taking readers on an illustrated ride through the city's best spots for food, drink, art, and entertainment. Here, in no particular order, are the five best places for day drinking in Scott ... More >>

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    November 7, 2013
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    October 29, 2013

    Welcome Diner in Phoenix: Happy Hour Report Card

    The Spot: Welcome Diner 924 East Roosevelt Street, Phoenix 602-495-1111

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    August 23, 2013

    Huss Brewing Co. in Tempe Opening Today

    Heads up, beer hounds: Arizona's newest brewery, Huss Brewing Co., is opening its doors at noon today. Huss Brewing Co. comes courtesy of husband-and-wife team Jeff and Leah Huss, who spent over three years working to bring their dream of owning a brewery to life (Jeff is a graduate of the Siebel I ... More >>

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    August 12, 2013

    Pilsner Urquell

    Beer: Pilsner Urquell Brewery: Plzensky Prazdroj Style: Bohemian Pilsner ABV: 4.4 percent For good or for ill, there is no brewery that's affected beer consumption worldwide more than Plzensky Prazdroj. One hundred and seventy-one years ago this November, the Czech brewery introduced pilsner, a bee ... More >>

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    June 27, 2013

    SunUp Cherry Buzz and a Shout-Out to Arizona Girls Pint Out

    Beer: Cherry Buzz Brewery: SunUp Brewing Co. Style: American Pale Ale ABV: 5 percent We begin today with an apology. I been derelict in my bloggerly duties and neglected, when it occurred May 1, to wish the women of Arizona Girls Pint Out a happy third anniversary. Since 2010, this organization ha ... More >>

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    August 4, 2012

    Chow Bella's Top Phoenix Food Stories of the Week

    Every week, there's a cornucopia of Phoenix food news, features, and reviews to report here at Chow Bella. If you're like most people, you probably just don't have the time to get to all of it. It's kind of like those burgers at Old Town Whiskey; it just won't all fit in your mouth ... or in this ca ... More >>

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    August 1, 2012

    Here Come The Growlers: Starting at Midnight, Bars Can Hand Over 64 oz To Go

    See Also: Ten Favorite Places in Metro Phoenix for Craft Beer by the Bottle (or the Can) Starting August 2, the much-discussed new AZ Growler Law goes into effect, which means as early as midnight tonight you can be taking home 64oz of your favorite beer from any bar willing to fill the container f ... More >>

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    May 28, 2012

    Eleven Favorite Phoenix Beers

    What's your favorite beer? We at Chow Bella get this question a lot, and while it may seem a simple choice for the uninitiated, it can be much harder to answer for those who have tried a multitude of brews. Even among the relatively small selection of beers made in the Valley, with so many styles, f ... More >>

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    May 14, 2012

    Introducing "This Week in Beer," Your Weekly Beer Calendar

    Beer is a big deal in the Valley. From tastings and tappings to pairing dinners and more, there's a different beer event to attend pretty much every night. Every week, we'll curate upcoming brew-related goings-on and lay them out for you here. Your calendar will be as full of beer as your belly. M ... More >>

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    March 23, 2012

    Three Things to Eat, Drink and Bake this Weekend

    ​Weekend time. Come tomorrow, I'm going to be out and about enjoying the first weekend of spring -- hittin' the farmers markets and chowin' down on tons of awesome food. What are your plans for this beautiful weekend? Eat This: Tons of BBQ at the Chandler BBQ Festival -- This Saturday, get your bu ... More >>

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    February 24, 2012

    Three Things to Eat, Drink, and Make This Weekend

    Jonathan McNamara​It's another busy, beautiful weekend. Spring is in the air and festival season is almost in full force. This weekend, get out of the house and enjoy what our lovely city has to offer! Eat This: Japanese Food at the Arizona Matsuri Festival -- Three stages full of live Japan ... More >>

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    April 7, 2011

    National Beer Day and PB&J Goodness in Today's Eater's Digest

    Amandeleine​ Hungry for your early morning serving of food news, with no preservatives or additives?Happy Beer DayOn this date in 1933 beer was once again made legal in the United States. Legal for brewing, legal for selling and legal for drinking. The brews had to be less then 3.2% ABV; but it wa ... More >>

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    March 4, 2011

    Why the Great Arizona Beer Festival Ain't So Great

    ​If you've looked over the vendor list for the beer festival set to be held Saturday at Tempe Beach Park, you might have noticed something odd. At an event that bills itself as the Great Arizona Beer Festival, several of Arizona's greatest breweries -- Papago, Barrio, Nimbus, and this little ... More >>

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    March 2, 2011

    March 2 In Blogs: Scott Bungaard, Ace Hotel, SXSW, Papago Brewing, David Cavazos

    ​​​In the 24-hour news cycle, it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

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    February 18, 2011

    AZ Beer Week's Must-See Events ​​Arizona Beer Week, once upon a time just a twinkle in the eye of desert-dwelling beer lovers, is now upon us -- and has grown to juggernaut proportions. As our mom likes to say, you can't swing a dead cat without hitting a beer week event. With somewhere in the ne ... More >>

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    January 13, 2011

    Arizona Beer Week Events Announced

    ​We like beer and so do you, which is why we're psyched to announce the list of events currently on tap for the first-ever Arizona Beer Week. Months ago, we announced plans to organize the inaugural festival for February 19-26. Sponsored by the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild, this first-ever statewi ... More >>