Florida's Beer Industry Finally Gets Some Much-Needed Wind In Its Sails

Posted: Mar 30 2017

If you’ve visited Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom over the past couple of years, you may have noticed something a little … unusual … and I’m not talking about the...

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Marina-front, Florida-inspired restaurant from the Vinoy breaks ground

Posted: Mar 16 2017

A new, Florida-inspired, marina-front restaurant slated for the Vinoy Renaissance Resort & Golf Club has broken ground. But the origins of the downtown St. Pete dining spot, expected to open...

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Could hops be Florida's next big crop? Researchers aren't so sure yet

Posted: Feb 28 2017

University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researchers are in the second year of a $158,000 grant from the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumers Services to develop...

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EDC Founders Hold Historic First Meeting

Posted: Nov 21 2016

The creators and funders of the St. Petersburg Area Economic Development Corporation (EDC) gathered together last week to celebrate the inaugural meeting of the new organization dedicated to growing jobs...

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The Brewing Arts Program offered by USFSP creates experienced brewers to enter the brewing workforce

Posted: Jun 19 2016

When there's talk about growth of craft beer in the United States, it typically revolves around market shares, shifting consumer preferences, and whether or not the current boom is a...

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Recapping the BurgBorn event highlights the growth of St. Pete businesses

Posted: Jun 19 2016

Intrino founder and CEO Rachel Carpenter was once asked by a New York-based investor if her being based in St. Petersburg was a strategic disadvantage. She pointed...

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Will Packer brings his Hollywood success story home for BurgBorn

Posted: Jun 02 2016

You could say Will Packer was born to deliver the keynote address at the inaugural BurgBorn: Celebrating St. Pete's Success Stories. Packer, 42, is a native son...

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Florida brewery unveils edible six-pack rings in hopes of saving marine life

Posted: May 25 2016

SaltWater Brewery in Delray Beach recently unrolled a prototype of an edible six-pack ring. Brewery co-founder Bo Eaton doesn't actually suggest you gnaw into the material. But...

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Tampa Bay and Costa Rica Trade Agreement Valued at $12.1 Million

Posted: May 23 2016

Tampa Bay, Fla. (PRWEB) May 16, 2016 – Leaders of the Tampa Bay Export Alliance (TBEA), a cooperative effort of the Tampa Hillsborough Economic Development Corporation and Pinellas County Economic...

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Brew Review - Baby Makes 3 by 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Mar 21 2016

I’ve been a big fan of St. Petersburg brewing behemoth 3 Daughters Brewing for some time, but I’ve only been able to set foot in their brewery twice. The first...

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Lauded for its craft brews, Tampa area still has room to grow

Posted: Mar 11 2016

Leaning on a backdrop in a former indie film studio soon to become the Flying Boat Brewing Co., Josh Perian provides a little history lesson. Give him a minute, he’ll...

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Brew Review - Queen's Court Strawberry Cream Ale by 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Mar 09 2016

Many moons ago, when my lovely wife was still pregnant, we had a wonderful visit to the good people at 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Pete. While...

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Drink of the Week: 3 Daughters Stern Line Stout

Posted: Mar 07 2016

With the fifth annual Tampa Bay Beer Week fully under way, it seems appropriate to check out the newest year-round offering from St. Petersburg's biggest — and currently expanding —...

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TBBW 2016: Brew Bus wins Ultimate Brewer face-off

Posted: Mar 06 2016

Oysters, toffee, jalapeños, pistachios and pears weren't the latest items featured inside one of Chopped's mystery baskets. But they were some of the ingredients used by participants in Friday night's...

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Five days of food

Posted: Mar 04 2016

The husband has been on a strict, regimented fitness plan since the first of the year. I, on the other hand, haven’t been quite so disciplined. How...

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Suggested brews for Super Bowl

Posted: Jan 19 2016

We just wrapped a year of jubilant celebrations for modern Marco Island’s 50th anniversary. There is one more 50 around the corner: Super Bowl 50! Super Bowl parties are fun...

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Most popular blonde on USF campus is dog with her own beer

Posted: Jan 14 2016

Leigh Harting and Deni Elliott met for the first time face to face on Thursday and, after a great conversation, parted ways with a hug. It seemed like they’d known...

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Can beer, wing fest attract an even bigger, record crowd next year

Posted: Jan 12 2016

While I met dozens of readers Saturday at the fifth annual Florida Craft Brew and Wingfest Royal Palm Pointe, chances are you were not there. It was my first time....

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St. Petersburg offers options for Marshall fans

Posted: Dec 23 2015

The Sunshine Skyway Bridge to Fort De Soto Park, one of the many attractions along the Gulf Coast that Marshall fans can enjoy if they’re headed to the St. Petersburg...

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25 Best Things To Do in St. Petersburg, Florida

Posted: Dec 09 2015

3 Daughters Brewing has a long history that started in 1888 in Lexington Kentucky. The first family brewer Wilhelm Harting started the Liugart & Harting brewery, and his progeny followed...

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Dining planner: Beer fest, new 3 Daughters can and foodie gift ideas

Posted: Nov 15 2015

A BREW WITH A MISSION 3 Daughters Brewing has launched its fourth can, this time as a tribute to U.S. veterans. The can celebrates 3 Daughters Brewing's...

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St. Pete Brewery Taps Special Beer Honoring Veterans

Posted: Nov 11 2015

ST. PETERSBURG (FOX 13) - While a number of businesses are honoring veterans on this Veterans Day, 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Petersburg has tapped into something unique: A limited...

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Family surprises grandfather with veteran honor on beer can

Posted: Nov 04 2015

Leigh and Mike Harting had to play a little joke on dear, old dad to keep their Veterans Day plans a secret. "We actual told him that...

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BREW TALK: Celebrating the art of craft beer

Posted: Oct 30 2015

It is time for my annual beer column. This year I am truly excited about a new event that will showcase local craft beers and local restaurants to a limited...

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3 Daughters Brewing Named Top 5 local Tampa Bay Breweries

Posted: Oct 30 2015

With 58 open and another 10 under development, it wasn't hard for local craft beer enthusiasts to rank their favorites for us. We narrowed down a list...

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Enjoy a brew with a view

Posted: Oct 24 2015

On the second story of Fishermen’s Village lies Captain’s Table, a fine dining restaurant that specializes in seafood and hand-cut steaks and overlooks Charlotte Harbor. Captain’s Table...

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3 Daughters Rolling Out Brew to Benefit Veterans

Posted: Oct 21 2015

Tampa Bay area shoppers may notice something new in the beer aisle at their favorite grocery stores soon. St. Petersburg-based 3 Daughters Brewing is preparing to launch...

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Santa’s Angels host Craft Beer Garden Oktoberfest

Posted: Sep 28 2015

REDINGTON BEACH – A Craft Beer Garden Oktoberfest hosted by Santa’s Angels will be held Saturday, Oct. 3, 7-10:30 p.m., at Friendship Park, 164th Avenue and Second Street....

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Craft beers served with select cheese and chocolates

Posted: Sep 19 2015

At Papillon Champagne & Wine Bar there is no TV and no live music. Instead, there’s appealing background music, understated, yet sophisticated décor, soft, inviting lighting and thoughtful artwork....

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3 Daughters Brewing renames beer to celebrate USF anniversary

Posted: Sep 09 2015

Fans of brew and the USF Bulls have something to celebrate this month as the St. Petersburg campus marks a milestone. St. Petersburg-based 3 Daughters Brewing is...

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3 Daughters Brews Up Special Beer for USF St. Pete Anniversary

Posted: Sep 09 2015

Like many colleges around the country, the University of South Florida St. Petersburg community appreciates its beer. But the passion for hops and barley doesn’t fall into...

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5 things to start the day: Tampa’s investment hot spot and St. Pete’s Good ‘Burgers award winners

Posted: Sep 04 2015

Good morning from the TBBJ newsroom. I’m filling in for Pam Huff, who is getting an early start to the Labor Day weekend. Lucky her - she’s going to run...

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USFSP Beer Commemorates 50th Anniversary

Posted: Sep 02 2015

As USF St. Petersburg celebrates its 50th anniversary with a Community Block Party on Saturday, Sept. 12, the embodiment of the university and its community partners will be represented everywhere—even...

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Daily Beer Review: Beach Blonde Ale

Posted: Aug 25 2015

A week or so ago, I received a trio of core beers from St. Petersburg's (Florida) 3 Daughters Brewing. It was pretty coincidental, but I had just started reading a...

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Grab a Craft Beer at 5 Tampa Bay Area Brew Pubs

Posted: Aug 15 2015

METRO found five local breweries serving up cold, local brews in hip, casual settings. From the oldest, continuous running microbrewery in Florida, Dunedin Brewery, to the latest...

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At $14 million, beer is big business for Florida

Posted: Jul 27 2015

Florida loves a cold brew — a lot, according to a new study that says beer pumps $14 billion into the state's economy every year. The beer...

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Florida Beer Blog's Brewery Visit at 3 Daughters Brewing

Posted: Jul 27 2015

As a soon to be father of a daughter, it’s nice to be able to talk to a man who has three daughters of his own and can give you...

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Florida Beer Blog Reviews Sweet Barleywine

Posted: Jul 17 2015

One thing I really like about 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Petersburg is the fact that their beers, according to owner Mike Harting, are consistent. Every beer...

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Amber Waves: Plenty of Florida-brewed canned beers to enjoy over the summer

Posted: Jul 01 2015

For our last column, we sampled canned and bottled beers from Jacksonville breweries. There were more than we thought – we found 11 in stores, and there are a few...

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USF St.Pete and 3 Daughters Brewing concoct program for future brewmasters.

Posted: Jun 21 2015

College students and beer have historically worked well together, but USF St. Pete is taking a new approach to get students working with beer. As breweries continue...

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3 Daughters Brewing owner partners in new downtown St. Pete restaurant

Posted: Jun 10 2015

Souzou was the sleekest classroom in town Tuesday. The upscale Asian fusion restaurant on the bottom floor of a new office building at 435 5th Ave. N in St. Petersburg...

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USF-St. Pete to offer 'brewing arts' course

Posted: Jun 08 2015

St. Petersburg, Florida -- As craft beer and the home brewing industry continue to grow in popularity, the University of South Florida - St. Petersburg has teamed up with 3...

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3 Daughters Brewing Named as Top Wineries & Breweries in Southwest Florida

Posted: Jun 03 2015

Hot nights, cold drinks. Florida offers a plethora of wineries and breweries to cool down after spending the day baking in the sun. With so many award-winning wineries and breweries...

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Booming craft beer industry catches USFSP attention

Posted: May 30 2015

Inside 3 Daughters Brewing warehouse near downtown St. Pete workers mix up a batch of one of their popular craft beers. In another room, an intern is examining and testing...

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Tampa Tribune's 20 Date Ideas in DTSP for under $20

Posted: May 25 2015

Don't sweat it. In downtown St. Petersburg, there's so much to do that it's possible to impress the object of your affection without cashing out your 401(k)....

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5 things to start the day: Beer studies 101 and a passion play for supermarket brands

Posted: May 15 2015

The University of South Florida St. Petersburg and 3 Daughters Brewing in St. Pete are going a step further after creating a brewing internship — by creating a brewing arts...

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