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Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board Introduces New Licensee Compliance Program

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Under new authority granted to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) by Act 44 of 2017, the PLCB today announced its Licensee Compliance Program, through which the agency will educate licensees about existing license requirements and suspend the license privileges of licensees who fail to meet those requirements. Act 44 newly […]

Menu Labeling Supplemental Guidance

Contains Nonbinding Recommendations Draft – Not for Implementation November 2017 This guidance is being distributed for comment purposes only. This guidance document addresses concerns raised by stakeholders regarding the implementation of nutrition labeling required for foods sold in covered establishments*, including expanded and new interpretations of policy. It also clarifies that there are additional options […]

Tap the Rockies: 10 things you didn’t know about Coors

Coors isn’t just beer. It’s an iconic American brand. (MillerCoors) Launched by Adolph Coors in 1873 in Golden, Colorado, Coors Brewing Company came close to cult status in the 1970s when you couldn’t get it east of the Mississippi. Coors Light is now the company’s powerhouse—now that it’s available all over the U.S.– but its original […]

How to Properly Pour a Beer

Pouring beer is an art, and definitely part of the overall tasting experience. We always suggest that you drink a beer out of a glass, and recommend that you read Glassware for Beer. It’s a great primer to understating why, and a guide guide to pairing a beer to its appropriate glass. The following demonstrates […]

Craft Beer Growth Will Continue in the U.S.

A new report from IBIS World says that the craft beer industry — which includes microbreweries that brew less than 6 million barrels of beer per year and brewpubs that make beer for consumption onsite — will grow at an annualized rate of 7.2 percent from 2013-2018. By 2018, revenue will reach $5.6 billion, up […]