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August 2017

Five Delicious Ways to Barbecue with Beer

Beer and barbecue go hand in hand – they are always the perfect pairing for a summertime gathering. But you can do more than just drink your brew because it also works as a fantastic marinade that can give your BBQ a distinct flavor.

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What is the Typical Beer Brewing Process?

Discovering the mystery behind the beer brewing process in Texas is less about uncovering magical recipes and more about learning the science that goes into every pour from the tap. For anyone who has ever wondered how to brew beer, the secrets we are happy to share really aren’t that secret. […]

July 2017

Five Summer Beers that Soothe the Sizzle of Your Backyard BBQ

The rise of the summer sun means blazing temperatures and backyard BBQs throughout Texas. It is tradition here in the Lone Star State, and the team at Lone Star Taps and Caps knows that having the right beer in your hand can cool the heat coming from both the sun and your neighbor’s latest spicy BBQ sauce.

When it comes to the best summer beers in Texas, the following are five we highly recommend including in your cooler throughout the season. […]

June 2017

How to Decipher Beer Labels, Terms and Colors

Learning the language of beer, including how to read beer bottle labels, will go a long way toward enhancing your enjoyment of craft beer. Learning everything from why are beer bottles are different colors to what an IPA is (it’s an India Pale Ale) will help you choose the perfect beer for your palate.
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Christmas in July

Many folks wonder what Santa and his elves do when they’re not making toys. Few know that the jolly ol’ soul and his vertically challenged compatriots are big fans of brewing beer. We discovered that our first year in business. Ever since, we’ve been happy to showcase their latest creations every July 25.    […]

Beer of the Month: Cobra Brewing All Eyez on Me

We have a big day coming at Lone Star Taps & Caps in mid-June, and we can’t wait any longer to tell you all about it. On June 16, a biographical drama film featuring the revolutionary hip-hop artist Tupac Shakur will be released. The movie is titled All Eyez on Me, which just so happens to be the name of the delicious beer we crafted with Cobra Brewing Company. […]

May 2017

American Craft Beer Week Feature – Lakewood Brewing Co.

Photo via http://www.centraltrack.com/
Its Friday May 19th, and we’ve reached the end of our American Craft Beer Week spotlight series.
To wrap it all up, we had a chat with VP of Sales for DFW’s own Lakewood Brewing, Jeremiah Wallis.
We caught Jeremiah on a rare vacation day and asked to hear his thoughts about Lakewood’s rapid expansion, their recipe for success, and a little bit about his personal experience in the craft beer industry.

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