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April 23, 2012

Olfactory Education Series Coming to Bottleworks Cask Night

Hi folks, today we’re going to talk about hop aromatic recognition and our sense of smell, otherwise known as the olfactory system. When we smell something, there is a complex series of events that take place in our nose and brain, as we process aromatics into electric signals sent to our central nervous system.

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December 15, 2011

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Schlafly Tripel But Were Afraid To Ask

This week we see the seasonal release of Tripel on draft at the Schlafly Taproom. Tripel had its beginning as the original HOP in the City beer, all the way back in 1999. From there it became a yearly seasonal release at the Taproom. In 2008, we began bottling Tripel as part of our Bottle Conditioned Belgian Ale Series of beers sold in 750ml bottles.

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December 5, 2011

Augie's Blogie: Schlafly Brews Its First Mead!

In the coming week we will be tapping our first batch of mead at Schlafly. After reading that, you may have a few questions immediately pop into your head. You may just be wondering what is mead, why is Schlafly making it, and what exactly did we make. Let’s see if we can answer those questions.

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November 22, 2011

I'm Dreaming Of A Wheat Christmas

Schlafly Special Release Christmas Ale is currently out in the market, so I thought it would be fun to see if I couldn’t find out a bit more information about this always popular winter release for you good people. To do that, I went straight to the source and talked with the gentlemen responsible for creating the recipe for our Christmas Ale; James “Otto” Ottolini. Otto has been with Schlalfy almost from the beginning and he currently oversees all the brewing operations at our Bottleworks facility.

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October 28, 2011

Old Winter Seasonal Favorites Return And They've Brought Some New Friends

As the cool autumn days of October give way to the chill of November, Schlafly beer begins it’s annual transition from our fall seasonal lineup to our heartier, winter seasonal offerings.

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August 26, 2011

Welcome Our Newest Core Fall Seasonal Release: Schlafly Porter

Join us in welcoming Schlafly Porter, our newest beer style in our Core Seasonal line-up of bottled Schlafly beers.

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August 11, 2011

Schlafly Beer Collaborates With St. Louis Based Kaldi's Coffee and Schnucks Markets on Raspberry Coffee Stout

July 4, 2011

The "A" In AIPA Stands For American

Every year on the 4th of July we celebrate the anniversary of our country declaring independence from Great Britain by lighting off fireworks, getting together with family and friends and treating ourselves to backyard barbecues and beers, and no beer in the history of the United States of America is more patriotic than our Schlafly American IPA. Our American IPA, quite literally, is handcrafted with real bits of America, so you know it works.

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