beer http://kcur.org en The Weekend To-Do List: June 13-15 http://kcur.org/post/weekend-do-list-june-13-15 <p></p><p></p><p>If you're looking for a variety of entertainment this weekend, look no further than Brian McTavish's Weekend To-Do List for June 13-15.</p><p><a href="http://www.knuckleheadshonkytonk.com/">Don McLean and Judy Collins</a><br />8:30 p.m. Friday<br />Knuckleheads, 2715 Rochester<br />Tickets: $68.50</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:12:58 +0000 Steve Kraske, Brian McTavish & Hannah Copeland 57217 at http://kcur.org The Weekend To-Do List: June 13-15 7 Questions For Doug Frost On Beer And The First-Ever Boulevardia http://kcur.org/post/7-questions-doug-frost-beer-and-first-ever-boulevardia <p>Music, food, and craft beer will jostle for center stage this weekend at Boulevardia, a three-day festival in the West Bottoms of Kansas City, Mo.</p><p>More than three dozen brewers from 11 states, from Oregon to Maine, as well as two Belgian breweries, will be on tap to provide samples. And – of course — there will be beer from local favorites in Kansas and Missouri (such as Boulevard Brewing Co., the organizer of the event).</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 14:27:30 +0000 Laura Spencer 57078 at http://kcur.org 7 Questions For Doug Frost On Beer And The First-Ever Boulevardia Dear Craft Beer, Kansas City Loves You http://kcur.org/post/dear-craft-beer-kansas-city-loves-you <p></p><p>When it’s time to crack open a cold one, Kansas Citians&nbsp;say they reach for craft beer — most of the time.</p><p>That’s according to the feedback we received this week when we asked our listeners about their brew preferences.</p><p>Our curiosity piqued when we learned craft beer makers were coming to the Kansas City area this weekend for the <a href="http://kscraftbrewfest.com/">Kansas Craft Brewers Exposition</a> in Lawrence.</p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:45:33 +0000 Alyson Raletz 52316 at http://kcur.org Dear Craft Beer, Kansas City Loves You The Rise Of Craft Brewing In Kansas City http://kcur.org/post/rise-craft-brewing-kansas-city <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">One might assume that with such well known craft beers available from brewers like Boulevard Brewing Company in Kansas City, Mo., </span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">and Free State Brewing Company in Lawrence</span><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.5;">, Kan. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:00:00 +0000 Brian Ellison, Matthew Long-Middleton & Christie Garton 52237 at http://kcur.org The Rise Of Craft Brewing In Kansas City Tell KCUR: Are You A Joe 6-Pack Or Craft Beer Kind Of Person? Why? http://kcur.org/post/tell-kcur-are-you-joe-6-pack-or-craft-beer-kind-person-why <p></p><p>Craft beer makers from all over the region are poised to descend upon Lawrence for the <a href="http://kscraftbrewfest.com/">Kansas Craft Brewers Exposition </a>this weekend. &nbsp;</p><p>And we’re wondering how Kansas Citians identify with the specialty ales.</p><p>We want to know what your beer choice says about you.</p><p><strong>Tell KCUR: Are you a Joe six-pack or craft beer kind of person? Why?</strong></p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 21:15:58 +0000 Alyson Raletz 52072 at http://kcur.org Tell KCUR: Are You A Joe 6-Pack Or Craft Beer Kind Of Person? Why? Boulevard Sale Shows American Beer Makers Have Turned The Tables On Europe http://kcur.org/post/boulevard-sale-shows-american-beer-makers-have-turned-tables-europe <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">People in Kansas City may not be too thrilled about it, but the pending sale of Boulevard Brewing company to Belgian beer maker </span>Duvel<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>Moortgat<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says a lot about how the American craft beer industry has grown up and gone global. </span></p><p></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:02:40 +0000 Frank Morris 48252 at http://kcur.org Boulevard Sale Shows American Beer Makers Have Turned The Tables On Europe Home Brewers Bill Passes Mo. Senate http://kcur.org/post/home-brewers-bill-passes-mo-senate <p>Legislation that would allow home brewers to bring home-made beer to festivals has passed the Missouri Senate.&nbsp; Fri, 08 Mar 2013 21:59:47 +0000 Marshall Griffin 33209 at http://kcur.org Home Brewers Bill Passes Mo. Senate Trouble Brewing For King Of Beers http://kcur.org/post/trouble-brewing-king-beers <p>Once upon a time, <strong>Anheuser-Busch </strong>hopped on the throne as the<strong> king of beers</strong>. Then, <strong>the foam head started to collapse.</strong> Tue, 20 Nov 2012 15:32:21 +0000 Beth Lipoff & Steve Kraske 27826 at http://kcur.org Trouble Brewing For King Of Beers So Long, Boulevard Twist-Off Caps http://kcur.org/post/so-long-boulevard-twist-caps <p>Kansas City&#39;s Boulevard Brewery is no longer making beers with twist-off caps, <a href="http://kcbeerblog.blogspot.com/2012/04/boulevard-retires-twist-off-caps.html">reports Brad at the KC Beer Blog</a>. Now all the beers produced by the Midwest&rsquo;s largest specialty brewer will be capped with more effective, less hand-friendly pry-off tops.</p><p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 20:28:04 +0000 Emilie Mutert 16652 at http://kcur.org So Long, Boulevard Twist-Off Caps