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Articles tagged with 'pabst'

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Brewmasters tap into Milwaukee's beer-making tradition

Published Feb. 24, 2015

Brewing in Milwaukee thrives today and at a range of levels, from homebrewers to craft beer producers to major breweries. Despite the differences in scale, all these brewmasters share a basic love for the work and for the results ... and they feel the weight of the the city's tradition of brewing.

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Peoples was America's first Black-owned brewery

Published Feb. 5, 2015

Milwaukee is and has always been America's beer capital, so it makes perfect sense that the country's first African American brewery was born here thanks to Theodore Mack, Henry Crosby and their cohorts.

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Best Place hosts a German Christkindlmarket

Published Nov. 13, 2014

Best Place at the Historic Pabst Brewery and Mader's Restaurant have partnered to create an authentic Christkindlmarket - a German Christmas market - that will run from Thursday, Nov. 20 through Sunday, Nov. 23.

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Some big announcements on tap at The Brewery

Published July 14, 2014

Recently, the 19th century cream city brick former Pabst bottling plant -- currently in the pre-development phase of a residential project aimed at university students -- was enclosed by a cyclone fence, but work hasn't started just yet. That seems about to change, according to Zilber Property Group.

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Update on the effort to bring Pabst home

Published March 18, 2014

Milwaukeeans are working to bring Pabst Brewery back to Milwaukee. There's an online petition now, as well as support from the great-great-granddaughter of founder Frederick Pabst.

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Where's the love for Milwaukee hip-hop?

Published Feb. 28, 2014

If you love hip-hop, you love Milwaukee. It has had a burgeoning scene for years, but unfortunately it's only really bubbled under the surface. Underground at its core. But there are a handful of talented artists looking to break out - or break away.

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1964 the Tribute brings "the Beatles" to The Pabst

Published Oct. 27, 2013

While The Pabst crowd was definitely appreciative of the band, there was never a transformative moment where it felt like this could actually be a legitimate Beatles show. However, since that is impossible, 1964 the Tribute was about the next best thing and made for a highly entertaining Saturday night in Milwaukee

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Bialas turns lens toward Schlitz

Published Oct. 3, 2013

Last year, local photographer Paul Bialas published a stunning hardcover book filled with his images of the former Pabst Brewery. His new book gives the same treatment to the former Schlitz Brewery buildings.

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12 signs you're old-school Milwaukee

Published Sept. 23, 2013

If you still know the words to the Pabst jingle, this list is for you. Read on, old timers and remember: this is still a great place on a great lake.

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Captain Pabst's letter to his children

Published Aug. 23, 2013

On a recent visit to The Pabst Mansion, I picked up a copy of a letter that sits on Pabst's desk in his study that features an oak coffered ceiling with his favorite German proverbs worked into the beautiful design. I've cut and pasted in this blog. It's touching, relevant and loving.

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Urban spelunking: Milwaukee's oldest brewery building

Published July 10, 2013

Franz Falk - whose family later went on to build the Falk manufacturing empire nearby - started his brewery with Frederick Goes in 1855, a mere seven years after arriving from Germany. In 1870, Falk's brewery erected the earliest part of the Ice House. Join us for a tour of it and some other buildings from what was once the fourth largest brewery in Brew City.

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Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub opens today

Published May 24, 2013

Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub opens today at The Brewhouse Inn & Suites, 1215 N. 10th St. Operators Mark and Dan Zierath also own and operate Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub in Wauwatosa as well as Ella's in Brookfield.