Category Archives: New Orleans Beer

NOLA Brewing's 9 Years of Beers Anniversary Party

Three Local Breweries are Hosting March Anniversary Celebrations

NOLA Brewing, Urban South, & Brieux Carre celebrate phenomenal years by Matt Marsiglia February 26, 2018 NOLA Brewing turns 9! NOLA Brewing is a staple in the New Orleans craft beer industry. The pioneer that started it all in 2008 and held control of the craft industry until Courtyard opened their doors in 2014. KirkRead More

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2017 Louisiana Beer-End Review

An Awesome Year for Louisiana Beer Lovers By: Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder January 1, 2018 As I reflect upon 2017, it was one helluva year for our beer scene. Finally, Louisiana, a state who ranks near last in every category you want to be first has a niche we can be proud toRead More

The Top 10 Breweries in America Making the Best IPAs

Happy National IPA Day 2017 by Matt Marsiglia 8/3/2017 Did you know that roughly 34% of all craft beer sales are hoppy beers (IPAs & Pale Ales)? That’s right, IPAs have taken America by storm and that includes Louisiana. We are excited to announce a future blog where we highlight the top 20 hoppiest beersRead More

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Beer 101: How to Ditch Basic Beer and Drink Local

9 Louisiana Beers to Expand your Palate By Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder Updated, October 2, 2017 In case you have been living under a rock a lately, the New Orleans craft beer scene is burgeoning to new heights. This article is for anyone drinking the following beers: Michelob Ultra Bud Light, Miller Light,Read More

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Louisiana Hops among Nation’s Finest

19 Louisiana Hoppy Beers You Will Love By Matt Marsiglia, NOLA Brew Bus Founder Updated: January 2, 2018 “Doesn’t anyone have jobs around here?” joked Matt Naquin while broadcasting live on Parish Brewing’s Instagram account. The crowd of 150+ laughed while they all waiting patiently for the latest DIPA release from the elusive brewery tuckedRead More

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There’s a New Style of Beer Brewin’ in the Big Easy, and It’s Delicious.

Gosé, pronounced “gose-uh” Average ABV size: 4 to 5 By: Matt Marsiglia July 10, 2017 A beer known as a Gosé is a summer delicious treat that hailed from Germany over 1,000 years ago–the exact year is unknown. Regardless, the gosé style beer went mainstream in the American craft beer scene two years ago withRead More

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Jax Brewery and Bistro Bar Closes its Final Chapter

Jax Brewery & Bistro, one of the former stops on our French Quarter Walking Tour, has closed its doors. The old New Orleans regional brewery that was in operation from 1890 to 1974 but was then sold and turned into a space for restaurants & shops opened doors for the last time on Sunday, JulyRead More

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Parish Brewing Announces Statewide Distribution

Ghost in the Machine to be produced in mass quantities this summer Parish Brewing out of Broussard, LA, has been serving up the state’s best beer since 2014 when they released their now famous Double Indian Pale Ale, Ghost in the Machine. Rated as “elite” on Beer Advocate with a score of 98, this beer canRead More