The Schlafly Beer Employee Blog

June 30, 2015

Top Fermentation - July 2015

As alert readers (ARs) of this column may recall, the Schlaflys in America are part of the Swiss diaspora. Mindful of this heritage, I don’t want to overlook Swiss Independence Day on August 1st. This is the anniversary of the Bundesbrief (Federal Charter) adopted by the communes of Uri, Schwyz and Unterwalden in 1291…

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June 1, 2015

Top Fermentation - June 2015

One of the things I’ve learned over the years is that the alert readers (ARs) of this column are extremely well-connected. It therefore strikes me as completely plausible that some of you might know Hillary Clinton. If you do in fact know Hillary and also know how to get in touch with her, please pass on a very important…

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May 26, 2015

Trocken Hopfen Stopfen Märzen: our sister-city colaboration

Dry-Hopped Märzen is available at The Tap Room and Bottleworks, starting May 29th for a very limited time.

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May 1, 2015

Top Fermentation - May 2015

As far as I know, Missouri is the only state whose government offices close on Harry Truman’s birthday. For the benefit of those alert readers (ARs) whose alertness does not extend to knowing this date off the tops of their heads, the 33rd president of the United States was born…

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April 1, 2015

Top Fermentation - March 2015

Beware the Ides of March. Back in 44 BC Julius Caesar ignored this warning from a soothsayer at his peril and ventured out on March 15th to a location near the Theatre of Pompey, where he was attacked by a group of disgruntled senators. One of his assailants was…

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April 1, 2015

Top Fermentation - April 2015

Lucy Hamm was born when Roosevelt was president. Theodore. That is not an April Fool’s joke. Back on January 30th she celebrated her 107th birthday, making her older…

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March 31, 2015

Schlafly Ibex Series Launch Party

We are proud to anounce the release of Lazy Ballerina, the first beer in our new Schlafly Ibex Series.

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January 31, 2015

Top Fermentation - February 2015

The City of St. Louis formally seceded from St. Louis County in 1876. At the time it was the fourth largest city in the United States, after New York, Philadelphia and Brooklyn. Chicago was right behind in fifth place. By 1880, when the next census was taken, Chicago had moved into…

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January 16, 2015

Smoked Porter the Second

Today, January the 16th, Schlafly Beer is re-releasing the beer that brought the Pope to Saint Louis.

 

 

 

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December 23, 2014

Schlafly Beer Announces Release of Schlafly Imperial Topaz India Pale Ale to Celebrate 23 Years.

While some might celebrate 23 years of joy and happiness with the traditional anniversary gift of an Imperial Topaz gemstone, Schlafly Beer has chosen to honor our faithful fans with an Imperial Topaz IPA.  The concept and the recipe is the work of Schlafly Brewmaster, James “Otto” Ottolini. 

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