BREWING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BREWING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Food briefs: Specialty crop grants, vegan Kickstarter and new Sandy steakhouse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58478572-223/utah-lake-salt-saturday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58478572-223/utah-lake-salt-saturday.html.csp">Food briefs: Specialty crop grants, vegan Kickstarter and new Sandy steakhouse</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T01:01:02.251-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah receives specialty crop grants The U.S. Department of Agriculture has awarded Utah more than $340,000 in specialty crop grants. The funds will be distributed among 16 projects throughout the state, including $30,000 to Utah Farm-Chef-Fork, a Utah State University program that connects farmers and restaurants; $25,000 to the International Rescue Committee for its New Roots Specialty Ethnic Crop Project; $16,418 to the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food for a honeybee health survey in U...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58478572@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 01:01:02 MDT Utah brewers bring home 5 medals from national beer fest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58492559-223/beer-brewers-http-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58492559-223/beer-brewers-http-utah.html.csp">Utah brewers bring home 5 medals from national beer fest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T08:59:50.383-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 08:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah beer brewers brought home five medals and a presentation award during the Great American Beer Festival in Colorado this past weekend. Earning Utah’s only gold was the Utah Brewers Cooperative for Squatters Hell’s Keep, an entry in the Belgian-style strong specialty ale category. Silver medals were awarded to Redrock Brewing’s Paardeblom in the experimental beer category and Uinta Brewing’s Cutthroat in the ordinary or special bitter category. Moab Brewery’s Rock Bike Lager, an American-styl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58492559@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:59:50 MDT Michigan university launches beer-making program http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58451513-79/michigan-beer-program-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58451513-79/michigan-beer-program-state.html.csp">Michigan university launches beer-making program</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID N. GOODMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T14:38:02.104-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 02:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • Colleges and beer have a long shared history. A university in Michigan is taking that partnership to a new level with the creation of a program to train and certify experts in “fermentation science.” Central Michigan University in Mount Pleasant this week announced plans to launch the program in fall 2015, aimed particularly at supporting and boosting the state’s fast-growing craft brewing industry, now a $1 billion-plus annual business. “As of 2013, Michigan ranked fifth in the nation...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584515132014-09-24T14:38:02.104-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T14:38:02.104-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58451513@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:38:02 MDT Pabst Brewing to be sold to Russian company http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58433262-79/pabst-beer-brewing-blue.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58433262-79/pabst-beer-brewing-blue.html.csp">Pabst Brewing to be sold to Russian company</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T12:41:01.942-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 12:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The maker of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer is being sold to Russian company Oasis Beverages for an undisclosed sum. Oasis is buying Pabst with TSG, an investment firm known for its work with consumer products companies. TSG Consumer Partners will take a minority stake in Pabst. In addition to its namesake beer, Pabst Brewing Co. makes Colt 45, Old Milwaukee and Schlitz, in addition to regional brews such as Lone Star, Rainier and Old Style. Pabst was acquired in 2010 by C. Dean Metropoulos &...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584332622014-09-19T12:41:01.942-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T12:41:01.942-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58433262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:41:01 MDT Keurig strikes deal with Kraft on coffee brands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325452-79/deal-keurig-coffee-kraft.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325452-79/deal-keurig-coffee-kraft.html.csp">Keurig strikes deal with Kraft on coffee brands</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T10:40:02.34-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Keurig Green Mountain says it struck a deal to make Kraft’s branded coffees, such as Maxwell House and Gevalia, for its single-serve brewing systems in the U.S. The companies did not disclose financial terms of the deal. Keurig, based in Waterbury, Vt., makes at-home brewing machines that let people make cups of coffee one serving at a time. The company is also working on a machine that would let people make cold, carbonated drinks at home, and has partnered with Coca-Cola to let peop...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583254522014-08-22T10:40:02.34-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T10:40:02.34-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325452@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:40:02 MDT