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Buzzworthy: The Porch, East End Brewing co. release honey ale

Buzzworthy: The Porch, East End Brewing co. release honey ale

By Jackson Crowder / Senior Staff Writer

January 22, 2014

There’s a new reason to go to The Porch at Schenley. No, the restaurant hasn’t reduced its prices or started serving shot pitchers. It has, however, added a new beer to its rotation.Partnering with East End Brewing Co., one of the city’s finest craft beer institutions, The Porch has recently released the ...

Finals Edition: Picking the right beer to make Finals Week a bit more bearable

By Jackson Crowder/ Staff Writer

December 8, 2013

If I’ve learned anything during my tenure in college, it’s that everything is better when accompanied by a beer. This time of year, everything is made up, largely, of studying. Now, it’s undeniable that a glass of beer on the desk makes the studying process infinitely more bearable, but caution...

Inside craft beer’s controversial contract-brewing debate

Inside craft beer's controversial contract-brewing debate

By Jackson Crowder / Staff Writer

September 16, 2013

Fresh and local. These are ideas that everyone, in some way or another, can get behind. It feels good to go into a store and, in my case, buy a six pack or two that was brewed right here in Pittsburgh. It makes me feel like I’m supporting my adoptive community, putting the few dollars I have back ...

Welcome Back: For Pittsburgh’s best beer options, step outside of Oakland

Welcome Back: For Pittsburgh's best beer options, step outside of Oakland

By Jackson Crowder - Staff Writer

August 18, 2013

So, you’re back in Oakland for another semester and looking for a good beer. The usual places around campus have begun to feel a bit played out. Never boring, but maybe somewhat traveled upon. You need a new place to get your beer fix, one to break the routine and shake things up a little bit. Fortuna...

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