Latest Amber Ale Stories

2009-07-22 10:24:00

CHICAGO, July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Targeting craft beer drinkers and outdoor enthusiasts alike, Breckenridge Brewery recently introduced Avalanche Ale in 12 oz. aluminum cans from Rexam in the Colorado market. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090722/CG50196) The craft brewery is known for their distinctive handcrafted beers that satisfy the thirsts of discerning beer drinkers. Avalanche Ale's refreshing, yet flavorful combination of pale and caramel malts helps make it the top...

2008-06-18 09:00:47

Seaway Valley Capital Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: SWVC) today reported that its War of 1812 Amber Ale, which is produced by wholly owned subsidiary Sackets Harbor Brewing Company, has been recognized by Syracuse's famous Dinosaur Bar-B-Q (the "Dinosaur") as one of its strongest selling beers on draught. The Dinosaur (www.dinosaurbarbque.com), which is located at 246 Willow St. in Syracuse and has locations in Rochester and New York City, was started in Syracuse in 1983 by three bikers,...

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'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'