Lagunitas Brewing

Craft Brewer Lagunitas Says Heineken Deal Marks the End of Its ‘Startup’ Phase

Lagunitas founder Tony Magee knows how it sounds when you hear a craft brewer is selling a 50 percent stake to a global powerhouse like Heineken. But he insists this isn't a case of selling out to The Man. As news broke today of Lagunitas Brewing's partnership with Heineken, Magee personally took his case to the craft brewer's fans.  

Big Beer Brands Are Fooling Us With Their Crafty Looks

It’s a lazy Saturday afternoon, and here we sit in a Whole Foods quaffing pints of creamy craft beer—Old No. 38 Stout from North Coast Brewing in Fort Bragg, Calif., to be exact.