Chris Vandergrift's Blog Entries

Bio: Chris Vandergrift is an Electrical Engineer with a passion for good beer. Chris is the head organizer for the Lexington Fest of Ales, Lexington Craft Beer Week, and Event Manager at

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Written On: 09/28/2020
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4th Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week

Written On: 04/19/2016
  4th Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week Kicks off May 13th Events Celebrating... (see more)

Top Beer Analysis

Written On: 01/16/2016
This list is comprised in the following way: In order to make the master list, a beer has to... (see more)

Against The Grain to be featured on Esquire Networks 'Brew Dogs'

Written On: 04/08/2015
From the Press Release: On Wednesday 4/15, at 10/9c, the cable network Esquire will air the... (see more)

Announcing the 3rd Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week

Written On: 04/07/2015
3rd Annual Lexington Craft Beer Week Kicks off May 9th Events Celebrating... (see more)

BarFly Ventures announces HopCat Lexington, Kentucky’s largest craft beer bar

Written On: 03/24/2015
BarFly Ventures announces HopCat - Lexington, Kentucky's largest craft beer bar $3 million... (see more)

Kentucky Ale Platoon Pack Hits Market

Written On: 03/12/2015
Kentucky Ale Platoon Pack hits market; limited edition six-pack features Kentucky Blue Ale and... (see more)

Country Boy Brewing Releases First Barreled Aged Beer in 750ml Bottles

Written On: 11/25/2014
Lexington based Country Boy Brewing is excited to announce the release of their first in a... (see more)

New Beer: Sweetwater Festive Ale

Written On: 11/13/2014
A new beer hitting the Lexington shelves soon is Sweetwater Festive Ale, their winter... (see more)

Braxton Brewing Co (Covington, KY) Raises over $71,500 for Kickstarter Record

Written On: 10/30/2014

Blue Stallion to Donate 10% of Sales to Non-Profits on "Mission Mondays"

Written On: 10/22/2014
*From the Press Release*   LEXINGTON, Kentucky, October 22, 2014 - Blue... (see more)

Blue Stallion to Release Oktoberfest Lager to Kick Off Their Oktoberfest Celebration

Written On: 09/08/2014

Keeneland, Country Boy Brewing Introduce Keeneland Sale Ale

Written On: 09/04/2014
*Taken from the Press Release* Keeneland, Country Boy Brewing Introduce Keeneland Sale... (see more)

Against the Grain Bo And Luke Release

Written On: 08/31/2014
Good Morning esteemed members of the media and beer world! It's that time of the year again!... (see more)

Country Boy Brewing Expands Distribution into West Virginia

Written On: 08/06/2014
Lexington, KY- Lexington based Country Boy Brewing is excited to announce the... (see more)

Year of New Beer: RAD, Sixpoint Brewery (NY).

Written On: 08/03/2014
What little nose I get is tart, citrusy, and slightly yeasty. Flavors start off with an... (see more)

New Belgium Announces Distribution in KY

Written On: 08/01/2014
New Belgium Brewing Announces Distributor Partners in Kentucky State set to open in late 2015... (see more)

2014 Lexington Fest of Ales is Coming Soon!

Written On: 07/29/2014
Lexington, KY - On the heels of a successful second year of Lexington Craft Beer Week... (see more)

Country Boy Brewing to Release KY Proud Hard Cider

Written On: 07/21/2014
Lexington based Country Boy Brewing is set to release the first ever KY Proud Hard Cider made... (see more)

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Comes to Lexington

Written On: 07/10/2014
12 Packs of the Beer Camp beers will be available around town starting next week (week of July... (see more)