CNNís 7 donít miss beer fests

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beers 3306 º places 193 º 05:30 Sat 5/11/2013

another CNN list
Iíve been to two, OBF and ACBF and will be going to Firestone Walker this year....

beers 1315 º places 18 º 05:32 Sat 5/11/2013

Interesting that none are even remotely close to the midwest which I think has an amazing craft beer scene. Not that I am arguing that there should be. I have never been to any on this list or been to any in the midwest that I think are just awesome or could be worthy. Been trying to get to the GToMW for years now, so maybe that is one.

beers 7041 º places 10 º 06:05 Sat 5/11/2013

No GTMW = Bullshit list

beers 6195 º places 50 º 06:38 Sat 5/11/2013

Originally posted by TheAlum
Bullshit list


beers 1 º places 29 º 06:55 Sat 5/11/2013

Originally posted by TheAlum
No GTMW = Bullshit list

Without a doubt. Itís my favorite fest in the country.

beers 9982 º places 672 º 07:08 Sat 5/11/2013

Great list. Noobs will now flock to these festivals I have no interest in.

beers 3259 º places 138 º 07:59 Sat 5/11/2013

Ah, yes, Savor, the beer fest that costs a mere $175 per 3 hours. No thanks.

beers 3438 º places 209 º 09:18 Sat 5/11/2013

Also no Michigan brewers guild festival and no fobab, just for a couple around these parts.

beers 12487 º places 723 º 10:12 Sat 5/11/2013

And no Brewvival.

beers 3644 º places 246 º 10:18 Sat 5/11/2013

My List of 7 (some I have been to some not)

GABF - everyone should go once
Great Taste
Stone Sour Fest
Oregon Brewers Fest
Vermont Brewers Fest
Belgium comes to Cooperstown - not as good as it used to be but worth a trip

*Purposefully excluding the RB planned fests

Nathan Berrong of CNN and I do not agree much

beers 778 º places 21 º 10:48 Sat 5/11/2013

The CNN guy needs to get out more.