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The Wood Shop: A Decade of Sours at Upland Brewing

The Wood Shop: A Decade of Sours at Upland Brewing

BLOOMINGTON, IN

What started as a side project with a few barrels from a local winery over a decade ago, has become a full fledged sour brewery at Upland Brewing Co., dubbed 'The Wood Shop.' Now, that offshoot operation is ready to share their labors of love with sour beer fanatics across the country. We caught up with Pete Batule, VP of Brewery Operations, to learn more about one of the most seasoned sour beer producers in the US.

The Hop Reviews Vol. 06: A Monthly Beer Review

The Hop Reviews Vol. 06: A Monthly Beer Review

CHICAGO, IL

We drink a lot of beer here at The Hop Review. A lot of different beer, all the time. So, we found it only fitting that we share some of our thoughts on said beer, with The Hop Reviews. For November, we're sharing reviews of 18 beers that we think you should know a little more about, through our palate and with BJCP scoring in mind. Reach for some of these fall-forward November beers...

Beer & Branding: Upland Brewing Co.'s Champagne Velvet

Beer & Branding: Upland Brewing Co.'s Champagne Velvet

BLOOMINGTON, IN

Like many beer brands of yesteryear, Champagne Velvet was a pre-prohibition style lager that lost its luster and following in recent decades. But, as history often does, this is a brand that's been able to repeat itself. Indiana's Upland Brewing Co. has revived the beer, twice over, and is now pushing distribution of the classic lager, with a new...old look.