Craft Brewing News

The Lower Caves LIVE - February 6

Jan 26, 2015

Award-winning East Nashville band The Lower Caves are coming to the brewery February 6 for a FREE show.  Doors open at 3pm.  Food from Soulswine BBQ starting at 5pm.  Show starts at 7pm.  Check out their new album Turquoise Blues.

Times Are a Changing

Jan 02, 2015

Happy New Year everybody!  Thanks for making this a landmark year in craft beer and for supporting local. We went through a lot of changes in 2014. Some things we will miss…some things we were OK with seeing go.  Check out the Featured Video above for a taste of a couple things that left us in 2014.

Merry Christmas!

Dec 25, 2014

Here’s a look around the brewery at some of our holiday rituals:

From our dysfunctional brewing family to yours Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

9th Day of Christmas: Cuban Coffee Cookies

Dec 22, 2014

Santa and his little helper whip up a batch of cookies made with Cuban Coffee Stout. Check out the video here, and the full recipe here.

Kelli Johnson CD Release Party TONIGHT!!!

Dec 20, 2014

The great Kelli Johnson, together with Jon Player and Jason Bailey, will be performing for the release of “Live from Dugger Mountain Music Hall”, tonight at the brewery (Saturday, December 20).  Show starts at 7pm.  Kelli and crew will also be collecting gifts for local nursing homes.

5th Day of Back Forty Christmas: Beer Before Breakfast

Dec 18, 2014

On the 5th day of Back Forty Christmas we deliver you a little something longer…so bust out your Google Chromecast and settle in for our Beer Before Breakfast “Christmas at the Beach” video webisode (see featured video above). We visited Havana Beach Bar & Grill at The Pearl Hotel in Rosemary Beach then headed across the street to Acme Ice House, next we hit Dan Pettis’ One20 a Modern Bistro and to top it off we got our lines tight at Cobia World Championships with Harbor Docks. Stay tuned for more and check out our friends over at 30AEats and Gulf Coast Restaurants for your comprehensive guide to the best chefs and ‎craft beer‬ on our little stretch of paradise. Cheers!

4th Day of Back Forty Christmas: Beer Gifting

Dec 17, 2014

On the 4th Day of Back Forty Christmas we bring to you…the best places in your area to find some Back Forty beer for the craft beer lover on your list. Since we have over 3,900 accounts around the Southeast we can’t list them all here so we will list some of the top accounts (by volume where you can take it home) for our bigger markets and if you want more info on your area just respond in the comments and we will look them up for you personally! Cheers!

Birmingham: Whole Foods, Piggly Wiggly Homewood, Piggly Wiggly Mtn. Brook
Mobile(beach): Rouse’s #54, Piggly Wiggly Fairhope, Winn Dixie Mobile
Montgomery: Winn Dixie #464, Cost Plus World Market, Publix #1025
Huntsville:Liquor Express, Super Target #1367 & #1346
Atlanta: Total Wine Kennesaw, Publix #719 & #1363
Nashville: Frugal Macdoogal, Whole Foods Franklin, Mt.Juliet Beer Co.

3rd Day of Back Forty Christmas: XMAS at the Beach!

Dec 16, 2014

On the 3rd day of Back Forty Christmas we got a little chilly. So what do a bunch of farm raised Alabama folks do when it gets a little chilly? Hit the BEACH!

We spent this past weekend with a group of craft beer loving locals and one S. Claus and his 1950 convertible Chevy sled.

Click here for a peek…and stay tuned for more.

2nd Day of Back Forty Christmas: FREE HATS!

Dec 15, 2014

All day on the “2nd Day of Christmas” (Monday, December 15), order $50 or more in our online store and receive a free Back Forty hat! Or, just order a hat and get free shipping. All day today, December 15.