Posts tagged with: Straight to Ale

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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Untap Winter with 5 Huntsville-area Beers

Untap Winter with 5 Huntsville-area Beers

    Winter is a great time of year for family and festivities, but it is also a time for wonderful, wintry brews. As trees shed their leaves and a chill fills the air, limited time specialty beers appear in breweries and stores across Huntsville and Madison County. Many of these seasonal beers are sweet […]

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From Hops to Beyond: 8 Space-Themed Beers in the Rocket City

From Hops to Beyond: 8 Space-Themed Beers in the Rocket City

  When you have a giant Saturn V Moon Rocket as part of your skyline, you can’t help but love all things related to space, which includes Huntsville’s fine craft beers. Here are some of our favorite space-themed beers to drink in the Rocket City.   Warning: This post is rife with sci-fi references and […]

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Craft Beer, German Food and Rockets: Biergarten at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center

Craft Beer, German Food and Rockets: Biergarten at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center

Editor’s Note: Amos, our iHeartHsv canine contributor, makes a very special appearance at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center’s Biergarten. Scroll down to see a snapshot of his most recent adventure. We promise you won’t regret it.   Where else on the planet can you enjoy craft beer and German cuisine while sitting underneath the […]

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Enjoy a Hike, a Concert or Both with The Land Trust of North Alabama

Enjoy a Hike, a Concert or Both with The Land Trust of North Alabama

      Hey everyone! Katie here with another vlog for iHeartHsv.com. Today, I’m spending some time on the Land Trust of North Alabama’s property. The Land Trust of North Alabama maintains more than 40 miles of beautiful trails in Huntsville alone, and a total of 6,000+ acres in Madison, Jackson, Limestone, and DeKalb Counties. […]

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10 Must-Have Huntsville Souvenirs

10 Must-Have Huntsville Souvenirs

  It always seems like a great idea to purchase souvenirs on your trip… until you get home and realize the mementos are just *sigh* clutter. Don’t fret! Whether you’re a tourist visiting Huntsville or a native taking gifts to family or friends elsewhere, the unique experience of our community can provide you with easy-to-pack, […]

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VLOG: Monte Sano Mountain, Downtown Huntsville and a nightcap at Straight to Ale

VLOG: Monte Sano Mountain, Downtown Huntsville and a nightcap at Straight to Ale

    Hey everyone! Katie here. It’s a beautiful Saturday in Huntsville, and I’ve partnered with iHeartHsv.com as a guest blogger to show you a few of my favorite things to do around town. In this video, you can come along with me as I vlog my day.   Morning I start out with a […]

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Warm up in Huntsville with winter craft beer

  In the past few years, Huntsville’s craft beer scene has steadily grown, and the rocket city now offers some of the most popular breweries, taprooms, and beerhouses in the state. With winter well upon us, Huntsville’s breweries and taprooms are offering a wide array of beers to warm you up and make the frigid season […]

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