Category Archives: New Orleans Beer

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 August 8, 2017 “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 tucked awayRead 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

Parish Ghost in the Machine

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

Great Raft Brewing

Great Raft to start Dallas distribution

Great Raft is now the third Louisiana Brewery to distribute in Dallas by Matt Marsiglia May 8, 2017 Thrillist ranked Great Raft as Louisiana’s best brewery and now they are the third Louisiana brewery to distribute in Dallas. Great Raft joins Bayou Teche & Abita Beer as the other two local breweries in the Big D. Just inRead More

The Ultimate New Orleans Craft Beer Guide

Your New Orleans Beer Guide

New Orleans Breweries, Craft Beer Stores, Bars, & Local Events By The NOLA Brew Bus Team Last Updated: October 5, 2017, updated often Intro New Orleans Breweries Where to Purchase Craft Beer The Best Craft Beer Bars Introduction New Orleans, once a place with year old IPAs collecting dust, is slowly turning into the nextRead More