Dink314: The Art of Mixing Beers

Beer mixing is something I enjoyed back in college, but admittedly, it got forgotten until just recently. While attending the recent Schlafly Cabin Fever festival, I was in line for their Imperial Pumpkin when I got to the front of the line, I asked the gentleman what he felt the difference was between this beer and the regular Pumpkin Stout. He said, Imperial had higher ABV, and that it was actually a mix of the Pumpkin Stout and Schlafly’s Oatmeal Stout.

Fox2: Schlafly Brewery to implement new ‘can collars’ from recycled materials

A sustainable solution might just give a market edge to one local brewery.

In the St. Louis beer battles, it’s an altruistic accouterment for your ales that might be the cure for the six-pack.

“We call them can collars,” said Will Rogers, head of marketing for Schlafly Brewery. “Essentially, they’re wet strength cardboard with a laminate, so they can go in and out of coolers, get a little bit of moisture on them, and they’re still pretty tough too.”