2 Row Brewing - Midvale, Utah, Craft Beer

It’s Thursday, late morning, and Brian Coleman is performing a familiar juggling routine. As the founder and president of 2 Row Brewing in Midvale, Utah, sits down for an interview, he warns, “we’re probably going to get interrupted a few times.” Sure enough, the front-door chime dings as customers pop…

Mountain West Hard Cider - Featured

A trip to Europe planted the seed for Utah’s first established cidery. But it’s the state’s unique scenery that’s helped drive Mountain West Hard Cider’s success. “We’re outdoor enthusiasts,” says Laci Brown, aka “Ciderella,” Mountain West Hard Cider sales representative. “Every single one of our ciders is actually named for a different canyon…

Shades Brewing - Kveik - Featured

You can quibble over the proper pronunciation, but there’s no denying that kveik — an ancient Norwegian brewers yeast — delivers an interesting tropical character in certain sour beers. Marcio Buffolo, head brewer at Shades Brewing Co. in South Salt Lake, tends to prefer kuh-vike, though he’s also heard it…

Uinta Brewing 25th Anniversary Party - Featured

Uinta Brewing Co., a Utah craft beer pioneer, turns 25 this year. That’s no small feat for any business, let alone a craft brewery in Utah (only Squatters and Wasatch are older). To help celebrate, the Salt Lake-based brewery is throwing an anniversary party at its Brewhouse Pub on June…