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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. […]

American Craft Beer Week Feature – Lakewood Brewing Co.

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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.


American Craft Beer Week Feature – Armadillo Ale Works

It’s May 18th, Thursday of American Craft Beer Week and for today’s feature, we delve into the story of one seriously determined local brewery: Denton’s Armadillo Ale Works.
Their new production brewery is set to open later this year and we managed to take a tour with Customer Service Liaison Will Sikora (pictured). We also caught up with Bobby Mullins, Co-founder, Chief Brewing Officer, and Denton native to hear a little bit more about the struggles they’ve faced trying to open their doors.
Read what he had to say below!

7 Biggest Myths About Beer Busted

There are many myths and legends about beer that have been shared over the years. The next time you and your friends share stories about suds, keep an ear open for these tall tales that might blow your way across the bar. […]

American Craft Beer Week Wednesday with Founders Brewing

Happy Hump Day! We’ve reached Wednesday of American Craft Beer Week and to celebrate, we take a short break from our industry interviews & spotlights to kick our feet up and drink some of our favorite limited-release Founders Brewing Co. beers.
Today, at 6PM, each of our three locations will tap up two of Founders’ fantastic barrel-aged brews, so come in, have a pint with us, grab some Founders swag, and take home a growler fill of your favorite!

American Craft Beer Week Feature – HopFusion’s Feisty Blonde

It’s May 16th, and that means we’ve arrived at the second day of American Craft Beer Week!
For today’s feature, we turned to some of our favorite craft beer industry insiders, our own Taps & Caps employees, to find out what local beers they’re excited about.
Though a myriad of local offerings piqued our employees’ interest, one brew in particular came up in so many conversations that we had to take a deeper look: HopFusion’s Feisty Blonde.
We asked Lewisville bartender/goofball Eric Hawkins to tell us what’s so special about the beer. Here’s what he had to say.