Savvy, environmentally conscious (and of age!) beer enthusiasts know that even when you're in college, there's more to beer than dollar Pabst at the neighborhood dive. Microbreweries are leading the way when it comes to
The Sierra Nevada Brewery, started in 1980 is now the 6th largest brewery in the US. Sounds sort of corporate, right? You see them in plenty of bars and restaurants and probably figure that the beer is no different
You may feel the pressure, know that it's getting down to the wire to get that perfect Father's Day gift and get it sent, or maybe you didn't even realize that this sunday is Father's Day. Not to worry, the gang over at
The Appalachian Mountains are near and dear to my heart. I was born and raised in the Blue Ridge. For those that love the outdoors, the Appalachian Mountains are the ideal east coast playground for keeping in touch with nature.
Yesterday on Earth Day, Cisco and San Francisco unveiled Urban EcoMap, a tool that works to educate people on the importance of living sustainably within cities. It's a pilot project that began back in the fall of 2008, and gathers data for various
It started, like so many good ideas do, with a couple of folks chatting over a beer. Twenty years later, the Green Drinks concept has spread to more than 488 cities in 49 countries -- finally making it to Istanbul this month.
Let’s get this out of the way first: I’ve never celebrated St. Patrick’s day. It’s nothing personal – I look terrible in a shamrock headband. But I thought in the spirit of this oh holiest day of imbibing, I would finally succumb
Any self respecting TreeHugger knows all about the virtues of hemp, but did you know it has also been put to use in alcoholic beverages? And no, it doesn't add any extra euphoric attributes, over and above what are normally ascribed to alcohol.
Pro-bike Billboard from Green Beer Company
Generally speaking, we TreeHuggers are not huge fans of billboards - especially when billboards have more rights than trees. But if they do or say cool green things, they tend to get a more sympathetic
Those of you who are aficionados of Sierra Nevada’s beers will soon be able to drink up knowing that the waste from producing that beer has been put to good use. Sierra Nevada and E-Fuel Corp have announced that they will be partnering to
It is not a natural relationship, beer and bikes, but New Belgium, a beer brewing company located in Fort Collins, CO, has made it one. New Belgium's Tour de Fat announced this week that they reached a million
Beer isn't just the poster beverage for college parties, your after-work wind down, and lazy Sunday afternoons everywhere--no, beer is also a key player in a multi-billion dollar industry that reaches into the far corners
Long-awaited in New York City is the "environmentally conscious" Greenhouse Nightclub on Varick Street in New York City's Soho neighborhood, which had a "soft" opening last week. Greenhouse comes right on the heels of GustOrganic, the first "100%" USDA
Gustorganic before the bar, courtesy of Keetsa
GustOrganic, an all-organic restaurant in New York is now also home to the world's first all-organic bar. Using entirely organic spirits—beers, cocktails, wine, and liquor, GustOrganic is the first bar
The Pedal-Powered Pub
It's safe to say that TreeHugger is an advocate of human-powered transport options — from kayaks to couch bikes to pedal-powered hovercraft, through human-powered four-wheel drive SUVs to pedal-driven roller coasters, we've