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18 min ago | The TTABlog

Sunny Haze Confusable With Purple Haze for Beer, Says Ttab

The Board sustained this Section 2 opposition to registration of SUNNY HAZE for "beer; brewed malt-based alcoholic beverage in the nature of a beer," finding the mark likely to cause confusion with the registered mark PURPLE HAZE for beer, ale, lager, and malt liquor. Of course it all came down to the marks and, while noting the facts that HAZE is the second word in each mark and that HAZE may have some meaning in the context of beer, the Board concluded that applicant's mark appears to be a variant of opposer's.

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4 hrs ago | Ashbourne News Telegraph

Pioneering beer push at Ashbourne CAMRA festival

ASHBOURNE'S forthcoming beer festival could be one of the first events outside London to actively promote a cloudy, vegetarian-friendly type of beer that connoisseurs say is more flavoursome than a conventional pint. The festival, arranged by the town's branch of the Campaign for Real Ale and due to take place next month in Ashbourne Town Hall, will feature a handful of beers among its 60 barrels which are "unfined" meaning they don't contain agents used to keep them clear.

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8 hrs ago | Braintree and Witham Times

Owner delighted as brewery bags itself a spot in Good Beer Guide 2015

A MAN who gave up his job to set up a brewery from his kitchen has seen his ales recognised in the Good Beer Guide. Hope Brewery in Stanford-le-Hope is one of just two new breweries in Essex to make it into the 2015 edition of the guide.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Business Journal

Markstein Beverage buys beer distribution from Nor-Cal Beverage

The sale will allow West Sacramento-based Nor-Cal to focus on its manufacturing and production business. The company makes and bottles chilled juices, carbonated drinks, teas, box drinks and energy drinks for other labels and its own Go Girl Energy brand, said Shannon Deary-Bell , CEO of NorCal.

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DurhamRegion.com

Cops hunting for whoever stole $25K in beer

Police in Ontario are searching for whoever stole $25,000 worth of beer from a business east of London, Ont. Ontario Provincial Police say freight carrier Country Transport was broken into in Norwich Township overnight between Wednesday and Thursday last week.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

New beer shop will open next month in Wauwatosa

It's not the kind of malt shop you might be thinking it is. Dining critic Carol Deptolla explained the store's dedication to beer - bottled beer, beer in growlers, and items like specialty glassware in the May announcement that the Malt Shoppe was coming to Wauwatosa.

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WGBH

A Scientist's Journey From Beer To Microbiology To Bourbon Making

Ian Glomski outside his home in Charlottesville, Va., where hops grow in his garden. He quit an academic career in microbiology to start a liquor distillery.

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The Republic

Go For the Food: The ultimate beer run in Vermont

MONTPELIER, Vermont - Let's not call this a "beer run." That has such a... Friday night frat boy connotation.

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Greenwich Citizen

Go For the Food: The ultimate beer run in Vermont

In this Sept. 11, 2014 photo, Tom Owens of Marion, Mass., left, buys Heady Topper from sales clerk Victor Osinaga at Craft Beer Cellar in Waterbury, Vt.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Washington Breweries Bring Home Medals from International Beer Cup

The International Beer Cup, held each year in Yokohama, Japan, attracts more than 600 beers from 25 countries. The beers are judged by a panel of more than 60 judges from 20 countries.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

Gazetteandherald.co.uk

Rugby-lovers have a ball at annual beer festival

Royal Wootton Bassett Rugby Club's annual beer festival. From left, Andrew Gassor, vice-chairman of the rugby club and beer festival organiser, Richard Davies, Martin Dickson, Luke Marchment and Olly De Chair, who are all club members REVELLERS enjoyed a winning combination of watching rugby and tasting real ales during Royal Wootton Bassett 's beer festival at the weekend.

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West Australian

Heineken's snub to SAB revives beer deal speculation

SABMiller's rejected bid for smaller brewer Heineken has revived talk about deals that could reshape the global beer industry in coming months. Dutch company Heineken said at the weekend that it had been approached by SABMiller about a takeover, but that it had rebuffed the approach because its controlling shareholder intended to keep it independent.

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Madison Publishing

Smooth flow at Whistler Village Beer Festival

The Whistler Village Beer Festival drew 3,600 people this year, up from 2,000 the smaller event last year. Photo by David Buzzard The Whistler Village Beer Festival drew 3,600 people this year, up from 2,000 the smaller event last year.

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Business Journal

Tampa a 'Best Beer Town'? It needs to happen

Tampa Bay's most delicious emerging industry has an opportunity to make its mark this month thanks to an online survey from USA Today . We are among the Top 20 cities in the country being considered for Best Beer Town by the publication.

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Food Technology

Change brewing as Malaysia hops onto craft beer bandwagon

Faced with increasing gains across Asia-Pacific, not least in Australia where traditional brewers are fast losing market share, craft beer importers are now eyeing Southeast Asia as a new growth market. We hear often about how Asia's developing economies are bringing Western tastes to areas where there has previously been little appetite for products like breakfast cereals, dairy products and tinned soups.

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How Stuff Works

Should I pay any attention to my beer's 'born-on' date?

Happy birthday, beer! The next time you pick up a cold one, check the bottle or can for a "born-on date." This handy set of numbers will tell you the date your beer was brewed.

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Ohio.com

Beer story sampler

The Sandusky Register reports on the sixth annual Brew Ha-Ha set Saturday at The Milan Museum in Milan. "This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, so we hope a lot of people will come out and support the museum," Ann Basilone-Jones, executive director of The Milan Museum, says.

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Denver Post

Variety pack sales jump as beer drinkers seek choices

Great Divide's showcase for its high-octane beers such as Yeti Imperial Stout and Hercules Double IPA Drowning in a sea of light lagers, America's independent brewers set about to offer consumers choice, using their restless minds and boundless creativity to connect with a thirsty and curious public. Venture down to LoDo in Denver and witness the constantly rotating 75-plus beers at Falling Rock Tap House .

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The Virginian-Pilot

Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival

Get ready! Another craft beer festival is on the horizon. The Virginia Beach Craft Beer Festival will be held 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on the weekend of Oct. 18 and 19. Usually, the festival is held at 24th Street Park, but it has outgrown the location and will be held at 30th Street on the beach.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Nelson Mail

Beer buffs try out their tasting skills

Those who make the beer and those who drink it both had their skills tested at the Great Beer Taste Off. Held at Fairfield House on Saturday afternoon, the event featured 32 different kinds of beer available for blind consumption by drinkers who were asked to rank the brew - and identify it.

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