ONCEMADE Release on Monday!

    The wait is almost over! On Monday, October 15, we’ll be releasing ONCEMADE #1 to the world! We’ll be hosting tastings at each pickup location so craft beer lovers can stop by and see what all the fuss is about. We didn’t anticipate doing any tastings, but our yield was a bit higher than expected! [...]

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    Announcing ONCEMADE: Unforgettable Local Beer!

    Today is a huge day for Pintley! Just over 2 years ago, we launched the Pintley Beta with one simple goal in mind: to help you discover great beer. Now we’re taking the next step and bringing amazing beer right to your glass. I’m extremely proud and excited to announce the launch of ONCEMADE Beer, a seasonal collaboration [...]

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    Canning the Future: A Look Inside the Canning Process with Crown

    Crown Holdings is one of the oldest surviving supporters of the beer industry. William Painter founded Crown Cork & Seal Company in 1892 to monetize patents for his new invention—the crown bottle cap for carbonated beverages. Within a decade, Painter had invented several devices that increased the speed and ease of sealing bottles with crown [...]

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  • Best Friends Forever!

    Pintley Partners with Tap Hunter to Create the World’s Largest Beer Location Database

    A few months ago, we mentioned that we were working on something special with our friends over at Tap Hunter. Today, I’m proud to announce that Pintley and Tap Hunter are partnering to create the world’s largest beer location database. You can read the full press release here. If you haven’t seen them already, sometime [...]

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  • Win Craft Beer for a Year!

    Even More Ways to Win Free Beer!

    Pintley’s monthly Craft Beer for a Year Giveaway is an ongoing way for Pintley to give back to the beer community. And judging from your reactions, it’s working well …Really, really well! Today, we’re pleased to announce the first of several changes to the program that will make it even easier to win free beer. [...]

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    Discover a Better Night Out

    You may have noticed something changed. That’s right, you’re looking at the revamped Pintley Blog. While at first glance it may look like just another shiny new paint job, its really much more than that. In a few weeks, Pintley will launch the next version of its mobile apps and website. This update will be the [...]

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Sneak Peak of New Features

Many of you have been asking about new features, so here’s a sneak peak of the updated beer detail screen that you’ll see in the coming weeks. We’re not going to comment on exactly what this means, but we’re sure the observant among you will notice the difference…    

Left Hand Nitro Milk Stout Bottles Hit Shelves!

If you haven’t had a fortunate enough life to have tried Left Hand’s Milk Stout on Nitro, leave now. Find your nearest craft beer bar, and demand it. Let me know when you’re back. … Now that we’re all on the same “Milk-Stout-on-nitro-is-fantastic-and-as-creamy-as-it-gets” page - something wonderful has happened! Left Hand has become the first [...]


Calendars, Beer, and John Cusack

ATTENTION. ATTENTION. On 11/11/11 at 11:11:11 PM, only because most of us will be working at 11:11:11 AM, pop open your bottles of Stone Vertical Epic 11/11/11. Since 02/02/02, Stone has been releasing small batches of their Vertical Epic series of beer on the one year, one month, and one day anniversary of that first [...]

Brewmerica Episode 6 – DC Brau — Pintley Blog

Brewmerica Episode 6 - DC Brau

Newly-launched DC Brau is the first production brewery in the District of Columbia in over 60 years. Watch as ex-DJs and co-founders Brandon Skall and Jeff Hancock break into other breweries and brew some great beer!

Your Tamagatchi Has More in Common with Beer Than You Think...

Tamagatchi & Beer

Hark! Fellow malt and hops lovers, I’d like to give myself a proper introduction. If you follow Pintley you’ll likely hear me ramble on this blog more in the immediate and no-so-immediate future, so for now you’re stuck with me. With zero credentials, other than because I said so, I will be writing about beer-related [...]

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Night Shift Brewing Receives Federal License Approval

If you’ve ever met me, you’ve probably heard me rave about Night Shift Brewing, one of the new start-up breweries based here in the Boston area. Nearly a year ago, they invited Tim and I to check out the beers that they had been homebrewing in their Somerville house (actually, they basically converted the whole [...]

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Fall’s Craft Beer Winners!

It’s now time to announce Pintley’s Winners of Free Craft Beer for the Fall! Fall is, in my mind at least, now officially over since there’s snow on the ground the day after Halloween. Speaking of snow, anyone feel like flying the Pintley team (all three of us!) out to San Diego for some sunny [...]


Brewmerica Episode 5 - Stillwater Artisanal Ales

He’s been called many things, but it is clear that DJ/brewer Brian Stillwater is one of a kind. He has no brewery to call home, traveling from brewery to brewery, bringing his artistry and incorporating local flavors to create amazing brews that have garnered him a cult following. View the video here:

Pintley 3 for Android

Pintley 3 for Android Now Available

We’d like to apologize that it took so long, but it was worth the extra time and attention we were able to give. Pintley 3 for Android has all of the same great features found in our iPhone app, and takes advantage of some of the unique features Android has to offer. Download Pintley 3 [...]

Brewmerica Episode 4

Brewmerica Episode 4 - 5 Rabbit Brewery

Episode 4 of the Brewmerica series holds a special place in my heart, since it takes us back to my hometown, Chicago. 5 Rabbit head brewer and “Radical Brewing” author Randy Mosher shows us where all the experimentation happens… right in his basement! You can watch the video here: