Posts tagged with: Straight to Ale

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail

Downtown Huntsville Craft Beer Trail It’s been less than six years since Alabama’s Brewery Modernization Act legalized taprooms at craft breweries in this state, and the craft brew business in Huntsville has been booming.  With dozens of unique beers only available in Huntsville or the region, fans of malt fermentation have a lot to taste […]

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Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

Best Things to Do With Your Best Friend in Huntsville

  Looking to plan the perfect afternoon with your best friends in the Rocket City? Trying to come up with an activity that everyone in your group can enjoy? If so, you’re in luck! Whatever you’re planning, Huntsville has plenty of activities for an outing with your friends. We’ve got the ultimate guide for crafting […]

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Shop Local to Show the Love

Shop Local to Show the Love

  From breweries to biergartens to books – and other places that don’t start with B – local businesses in Huntsville offer up a lot to love. But several local merchants also help show the love, by donating a share of proceeds to good causes. Here are just a few examples of ways you can […]

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Dear TBEX: Vapor Trails or Beer Trails?

Dear TBEX: Vapor Trails or Beer Trails?

Vapor Trails or Beer Trails? In Huntsville, they’re the same thing. When you’re a city with the highest concentration of engineers in the U.S. and your tallest building is a Saturn V moon rocket, people expect pretty smart things from you. To that end, our burgeoning craft beer scene in Huntsville, Alabama has folks heading […]

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[VLOG]: 5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison

[VLOG]: 5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison

5 Things to be Thankful for in Huntsville & Madison, Alabama It’s so nice to step back sometimes and realize all the things you are grateful for. There are so many great things about Huntsville and Madison that it’s hard to narrow it down, but in this video I will discuss five things about the […]

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Gotta Try: 11 MORE Summer Beers in Madison County

Gotta Try: 11 MORE Summer Beers in Madison County

  You might have seen our last blog on eight summer beers you gotta try in Madison County, and now we’re bringing you not eight, but eleven more beers that are so fresh and crisp, you might just forget about those skyrocketing temperatures outside! (Probably not. But maybe.) So, without further ado…   Yellowhammer’s Hops […]

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Gotta Try: 8 Summer Beers in Madison County

Gotta Try: 8 Summer Beers in Madison County

  Summer is here, which means grilling out, pool parties, beach vacations, and best of all – refreshingly crisp seasonal beers!  Here are 8 great beers to get you through the hot, Alabama summer.     Rocket Republic’s VaporRita, ABV 5.5% Rocket Republic’s session ale, Vapor Trail Cream Ale, is infused with lime to make […]

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Local Beer Pairings with The Bottle

Local Beer Pairings with The Bottle

  The craft beer explosion in Madison County has taught us that beer is diverse and complex. It can be dark or pale, bitter or sweet, heavy or light and everything in between. Just like with wine, beer can be paired with a wide array of foods. From filet mignon to chocolate cheesecake, there is […]

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7 geeky things you can do in Huntsville’s breweries

7 geeky things you can do in Huntsville’s breweries

Let’s face it. The Rocket City is a pretty geeky (aka amazing) place.  It is a city that sports a Space Camp, two Saturn V moon rockets and a walking trail in the shape of DNA’s double helix.  We are a city of scientists, mathematicians, teachers, and gamers.  You can’t even throw a 20-sided die or […]

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Huntsville: A True Tale of Bourbon, Beer and Bossy Boars

Huntsville: A True Tale of Bourbon, Beer and Bossy Boars

When people ask me where I work, the answer is pretty simple. “I work for the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau.” When these same people ask me what I do, the answer gets a little more complicated: “I promote Huntsville/Madison County as a tourism, meetings and convention destination.” And, finally, when those folks happen to be […]

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