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News about RavenBeer

Art work by KAL and colorization by Gabriella DemczukOur ears are always open for good news. Here are some news items worth sharing.


Artwork by KAL, colorization by Gabriella Demczuk.











10/29/2016: 100.7 The Bay Interview

AT the recent Baltimore Craft Brew festival Jefferson from 100.7 The Bay stopped by the RavenBeer stand and spoke with Stephen. Click here to hear the interview.

10/27/2016: 10/27/16 Raven Special Lager on Food Network

Raven Special Lager on National TV!! Recently Raven Special Lager was featured on Burgers, Brew and 'Que with host Michael Symon. The scenerio is at Costas Inn, where they were sampling Maryland crab cakes and soft crabs.  Michael chases down the crabs with Raven Special Lager. His comments: "It's light. It's crisp. It has good maltiness ...". Click here to see the approximate half minute segment, as a .mov file.


06/17/2016: RavenBeer in Chicago

The next time you are in Chicago, look for RavenBeer in your favorite restaurant or retail location.

12/04/2015: 100.7 The Bay's Jefferson highlights Dark Usher

100.7 The Bay WZBA's Jefferson recently did an interview with Stephen highlighting Dark Usher Kölsch . You can hear a podcast of that interview here.

06/05/2015: Origins of RavenBeer- mp3

Click here to listen to a nice piece done by Jefferson Ward of WZBA, 100.7 The Bay about the origins of RavenBeer.

06/03/2015: Found South Carolina

Fans of RavenBeer can be found everywhere. This shirt was found on the Clemson University campus.

RavenBeer shirt on Clemson campus

02/15/2015: RavenBeer wins packaging awards

RavenBeer is getting national recognition for our marketing. For the 2014 year, RavenBeer has received the folling wards from Tastings.com:

  • Runner-up for Best Case Box design.
  • Best Creativity award for Tap Handles - Gold medal.

RavenBeer case box design award   

06/15/2014: Craft Beer on The Bay - RavenBeer review

Reecently RavenBeer was reviewed by 100.7 The Bay Craft Beer Guy. Look for his June 13th blog of RavenBeer review. Click here. Or you can listen here.

02/25/2014: Origins of RavenBeer presentation

This is a great video presentation at Pecha Kucha on Feb 20 2014, You can view Jacquie Greff's video here. Also you might be interested in History at Risk. Film to be included in an upcoming episode of History at Risk (www.historyatrisk.com)

08/28/2013: Quary Wine & Spirits RavenBeer review

Quarry Wine and Spirits recently posted a review of Raven Special Lager and Tell Tale Heart on their blog.

Here is the link http://quarrywineandspirits.blogspot.com/2013/08/raven-beer-from-baltimore-washington.html

We hope you agree.


08/23/2013: RavenBeer official beer of WestWingLA

RaveBeer Special lager has been name the officail beer of WestWingLA®. They are west coast Ravens fans. read more.

08/04/2013: The Cask to be brewed early August


The first Cask will be brewed on August 6, 2013. The Cask is a German style bock beer that is great for cool weather.  For beer characteristics,  click here.

07/29/2013: RavenBeer handles get national recognition

Just recently Aaron Miller of Thrill List listed what he thought were the 23 best tap handles in the craftbrew industry.  The list is not any sort fo ranking, You will find RavenBeer on that list. Some very neat handle there.

Click here to view the list.

07/01/2013: Pendulum Pils is beer-of-the-month at Triple Nines Tavern

Triple Nines Bar and Billiards in Jessup has Pendulum Pils as the beer-of-the-month for July, 2013.

07/01/2013: Special Lager is beer-of-month for Dogwood Tavern

Dogwood Tavern in Falls Church will be pouring The Raven Special Lager as its Micro-of-the-Month for July, 2013. ($3.00 pints,M-F from 3-7pm).

06/27/2013: Tasting Panel Magazine- RavenBeers

(Information from a Califonia contact.) I thought you would like to get a copy of this. Tasting Panel Magazine is published by Southern Wine & Spirits here in California. I gave their editor samples of the Poe beers, and he liked them a lot.

Click here to see what Tasting Panel Magazine wrote.

06/25/2013: Summer Event - successful!

Thanks to everyone who attended our First Welcome to Summer Event. This was done with very little adverising and we still had more that 200 in attendance.  Looking forward to next event!

01/30/2013: First beers shipped

A historic day for RavenBeer ocurred on Jan 30th. After much work and a cranky bottling system we were able to ship our first new cases of Raven Special Lager. Just in time for the Ravens to play in the Super bowl.

12/01/2012: Maryland Bev Journal - December 2012
11/28/2012: RavenBeer to be permanent tap at McFaul's Iron Horse

* RavenBeer to be permanent tap at McFaul's Iron Horse. Listen here for interview. (requires Real Player or Quicktime.)

11/28/2012: RavenBeer (BWBW) gets a mention at craftbeer.com

* BWBW gets a mention at craftbeer.com. Look for "The birds"

11/26/2012: Washington Post -literary beers not fiction
11/21/2012: Balto Buisness Journal - suds too hearty for feds
10/28/2012: RavenBeer highlighted in GWU video

* RavenBeer highlighted in a George Washington Univ. video. Click here to view.

10/15/2012: RavenBeer supports the arts

* RavenBeer supports the arts. "The Completely Fictional-- Utterly True-- Final Strange Tale of Edgar Allan Poe."  Center Stage  Oct. 17-Nov. 25, www.centerstage.org. Click here to see our Program Ad. Click here to see our new beer coaster.

10/10/2012: Baltimore Sun - custom tap handles
08/19/2012: BiB - RavenBeer artwork
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