Austrian beer festival: Get your lederhosen on
ALTAUSSEE, Austria - Dirndls, lederhosen, an oom-pah-pah band and beer: It doesn't get more traditional than this when the sleepy Austrian village of Altaussee wakes up for a nonstop beer party Sept. 4-6.
Volstead touts burgers, beer
The owners of The Volstead, a new downtown Athens restaurant and bar scheduled to open soon, want to create a casual eating experience with an upscale feel, said Brian Holloway.
Dondero: Turning your leftover beer into gourmet fare
My nephew Russell, who recently moved to Athens, and who even more recently turned 21, fulfilled a fantasy at his birthday party - a small keg to moisten the palates of his family, friends and fellow musicians. Although he and his friends played Celtic and traditional music late into the night, the next morning found plenty of beer still in the keg.
Cold beer, warm words from Obama
WASHINGTON - With mugs of beer and calming words, President Obama and the professor and policeman engulfed in a national uproar over race pledged Thursday to move on and try to pull the country with them.
Cooking with beer
Beer is an ancient food. Egyptian pyramid builders survived on it, along with bread, onions and garlic.
Terrapin to unveil new Twilight brew on March 19
Athens craft brewery Terrapin Beer Co., working in tandem with the newly formed Athens Twilight Foundation, plans to unveil a new German-style beer this month as a commemorative brew for this year's Twilight Criterium cycling event.