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UPDATED: Texas Craft Beer Turf War Erupts Between Anheuser-Busch and Shiner Bock’s Spoetzl Brewery
Ads by Karbach’s global distributors fire shots in Shiner, Texas
"...Friday, new photos were sent on behalf of both Spoetzl and Del Papa Distributing and David Graham, brand manager..."

Nov. 8, 2019 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Shiner at 100
After 100 years, the Spoetzl Brewery still shines
"...Back before there was Jim Koch, there was Kosmos Spoetzl. Back before the microbrewery explosion –heck, back before the..."

March 13, 2009 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Beer Brawl in the “Cleanest Little City in Texas”
In the home of Shiner Bock beer, Karbach Brewing Co. rents out billboards to announce "there's a new Bock in Shiner"
"...turf war has erupted between Anheuser-Busch and Shiner Bock's Spoetzl Brewery. In October, Anheuser-Busch – subsidiary of AB InBev..."

Nov. 15, 2019 News Feature by Jessi Cape

Day Trips
"...122 E. Fifth (TX 95), just south of the Spoetzl Brewery. The restaurant opens daily from 6am to 10pm...."

March 7, 2003 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Texas Craft Brewers Festival Unveils List of Brews
77 ways for you to capitalize on the celebration of suds
"...(Austin) | Wild Bear (Foeder-aged wild ale) 8th Wonder Brewery (Houston) | Dome Faux'm (Cream Ale) 8th Wonder Brewery..."

Sept. 10, 2018 Food Post by Eric Puga

Czechs in Texas
"...have had a thriving Czech community. Texas' most famous brewery, the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, began as a cooperative..."

July 19, 1996 Food Feature

Our readers talk back.
"...The Gambrinus Company, owner of the Spoetzl Brewery – Texas' oldest independent brewery – and the..."

Sept. 22, 2006 Column

Shiner, From Deep in the Heart of Texas
"...Dear Editor, The Gambrinus Company, owner of the Spoetzl Brewery – Texas' oldest independent brewery – and the..."

Sept. 18, 2006 Postmarks

Untapped Festival Austin Untaps Beer List
Check off your brewery bucket list in one convenient location
"...Ranger, American IPA Session IPA Fat Tire, American amber Brewery Ommegang, Cooperstown, NY Hop House, Belgian pale ale Glimmerglass,..."

March 30, 2015 Food Post by Eric Puga

Last Week in Live Music: Mac DeMarco, The Lonely Island, Local Natives, Cruserweight, and More
"...Croy and the Boys at Spoetzl Brewery’s Shiner Saturdays on June 15, 2019..."

June 17, 2019 Photo Gallery

Beer Flights
Shiner Fröst and Real Ale's Phoenixx ESB are seasonals worth your money
"...the limited-edition Shiner 99, the Munich-style helles lager that Spoetzl Brewery released back in 2008, you're in luck: This..."

Jan. 29, 2010 Food Column by Lee Nichols

Beer Land: A Fairy Tale
'Something's Brewin' in Shiner' is all color, no condescension
"...The focus of the film is on the Spoetzl Brewery's upcoming unveiling of a brand new kind of..."

July 30, 2004 Screens Feature by John Gray

Texas Craft Brewers Festival
The festival returns after a hiatus
"...The recent surge in craft brewery openings in Texas, especially in the Austin area, has..."

Sept. 23, 2011 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Dancing About Architecture
The New Blues Revue
"...Bocktoberfest is this Saturday down in Shiner at the Spoetzl Brewery, with Robert Earl Keen, Rev. Horton Heat, Ugly..."

Oct. 16, 1998 Music Column by Ken Lieck

Follow the Lederhosen
Celebrating Oktoberfest all over Central Texas
"...for going in costume. North by Northwest Restaurant & Brewery10010 Capital of TX Hwy. N., Austin, Oct. 16-17 $2..."

Oct. 1, 2010 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Day Trips
"...The Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner has suspended brewery tours and hospitality..."

Aug. 11, 1995 Column

Beer Flights
New beers and more bubbly goodness
"...brewer we've written up, Black Star Co-op Pub & Brewery (see "From Beer to Infinity," Jan. 22), hopes to..."

July 23, 2010 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Day Trips
"...Bocktoberfest at the Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner thanks everyone around the state who..."

Oct. 9, 1998 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Microbrewers Bill Alive but 'On Life Support'
Farrar's HB 2094 gets out of committee
" mention the big kid on the micro block, Spoetzl Brewery in nearby Shiner...."

May 6, 2009 News Post by Lee Nichols

Small Sips of Beer News
New local beers bring flavor Austin's way
"...its seasonal summer brew. I'm sure the folks at Spoetzl Brewery had financially sound reasons for this move –..."

Sept. 12, 2008 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

The Mother of All Texas Honky-Tonks
A look back at the Mother of All Texas Honky-Tonks
"...everything from cans of beer (brewed by the same Spoetzl brewery that brings us Shiner Bock) and belt buckles..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Music Feature by Christopher Gray

Day Trips
"...Days in Shiner. The town is known for the Spoetzl Brewery products and having fun, July 6. 512/594-4180...."

July 5, 1996 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Texas Beer Guide
Foam on The Range:
"...Celis Brewery..."

July 19, 1996 Food Feature

Microbrew Renaissance
It's a good time to drink beer in Texas
"...stores in June and it's already hard to find. Spoetzl (Shiner) Flagship beer: Shiner Bock Drink this instead: Annual..."

July 4, 2008 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

Texas Craft Brewers Festival
Dirndl-clad, I investigate craft beer "explosion" at Fiesta Gardens
"...That is exactly what Pierre Celis, who founded Celis Brewery here in 1992, had to do as the first..."

Oct. 12, 2012 Food Post by Ivy Le

Don't Roll Out the Barrel Just Yet
Microbrewers between a rock and a hard place at the Lege
"...give away 12-packs at the conclusion of a paid brewery tour...."

May 13, 2011 News Feature by Lee Nichols

Shine On: 100 Years of Shiner Beer
A history of Shiner full of heartwarming stories and hilarious anecdotes
"...On, Mike Renfro captures 100 years around "the little brewery that could" in a loving tribute. The book is..."

Oct. 31, 2008 Food Feature by Claudia Alarcón

A Disaster Brewing
Hops shortage squeezes local-beer makers and drinkers
"...Real Ale (Blanco), Saint Arnold (Houston), and the fabled Spoetzl (Shiner). While we haven't quite reached the level of..."

March 21, 2008 Food Feature by Lee Nichols

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