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Archive for August 2013

August 6, 2013

Schlafly Pumpkin Ale...Too Soon?!

Today is the big day! Pallets of what has been referred to as “liquid pumpkin pie” are miraculously appearing at grocery and specialty stores throughout much of our distribution footprint today, as we begin the kick-off of 2013 Schlafly Pumpkin Ale! For most of the Pumpkin Ale fanatics out there (we know who you are), today is almost like a national holiday.

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August 2, 2013

Love Is A Many Splendored Thing!

Hello and welcome to a post about Love. Really, that is all anything amounts to when you get right down to it. Almost anything we do, be it bad or good we do to get Love – such an innocent word. Bo Diddley asked the proverbial question “Who do you love?” Some doubt remains as to whether Bo was quoting the actual Book of Proverbs. Another stellar performer, Nat King Cole crooned in “Nature Boy” that “the greatest thing you’ll ever learn is just to love and be loved in return”. This may help answer the question “why do we love?”.

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August 1, 2013

Is Your Child Our Inaugural Schlafly Baby™?

The Schlafly Tap Room first opened it doors on December 26th, 1991 and by our math that means that somewhere out there, the very first child to have been conceived with some form of involvement from our brewery could be turning 21 as early as this Fall…and we want to find them, recognize them, and make sure their first legal sip of beer is Schlafly Beer.

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August 1, 2013

Top Fermentation - August 2013

Alert Readers (ARs) know by now that this column can at times be somewhat peripatetic. While I always start off with the best intentions of staying focused, I often find myself wandering from topic to topic, confusing both the ARs and myself along the way. I also tend to repeat myself…

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