Atlanta restaurant reviews and food news with the AJC's dining team

New Realm Brewing expanding with equipment purchase

1:34 pm Apr. 19, 2018

New Realm Brewing Co. announced today that it’s making a major move to expand its brewing capacity with the recent purchase of brewing equipment from the former Green Flash Brewing Co. facility in Virginia Beach,

Beer Town: An inside view of the Paste blind-tasting series

3:00 pm Apr. 18, 2018

Headquartered in the Atlanta suburb of Avondale Estates, Paste was founded in 2002 as a quarterly music and entertainment magazine.

Since then, its digital coverage has broadly expanded to include comedy, games, books, theater, design, visual

Beer Pick: Allagash Saison for Saison Day

3:00 pm Apr. 13, 2018

Saison is one of my favorite beer styles. And on Saturday from 1-5 p.m. Max Lager’s is hosting this years’s Allagash Saison Day.

In addition to several spot-on saisons from Allagash, there are examples of saisons

Beer Pick: UrbanTree Barrel-Aged Craft Cider

3:00 pm Mar. 23, 2018

You may not know it, but the Beer Judge Certification Program (BJCP) offers Cider Style Guidelines as part of its judge training and sanctioned competitions.

And so for the first time, a cider is this week’s

Beer Pick: Irish Dry Stout for St. Patrick’s Day

11:09 am Mar. 16, 2018

In honor of St. Patrick’s, today’s Beer Pick isn’t a beer, it’s a beer style.

As a devotee of Ireland, the Irish people, and their music, historic foodways and drink, I’ve always had a special place

Beer Pick: Creature Comforts Reclaimed Rye

12:03 pm Mar. 2, 2018

With its new, state-of-the-art Athens brewery about to come online, Creature Comforts recently began packaging Reclaimed Rye for the first time.

Previously only available on draft, the rye amber ale joins bestselling Tropicalia IPA and popular