beer http://iowapublicradio.org en "Iowa Pints" a Guide for Iowa's Brewery Boom http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-pints-guide-iowas-brewery-boom <p>Iowa brewer and author Jay Wilson first gained notoriety for his all-beer lenten fast.&nbsp; Now he's back with a guide to help beer enthusiasts navigate Iowa's brewery boom.&nbsp; Host Ben Kieffer talks with him about his book, <em>Iowa Pints</em> due out June 12th.</p><p></p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 19:19:23 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Katherine Perkins 41935 at http://iowapublicradio.org "Iowa Pints" a Guide for Iowa's Brewery Boom "Suds," Brewing History of the Quad Cities http://iowapublicradio.org/post/suds-brewing-history-quad-cities <p>This Sunday, a new exhibit opens at the German American Heritage Center in Davenport, called &quot;Suds.&quot;&nbsp; The Quad Cities has a long and glorious brewery legacy.&nbsp;&nbsp; This hour, we&#39;ll find out about the exhibit, which describes the breweries and taverns that operated in the area during the 19th century and the saloons where settlers gathered for their favorite brands.&nbsp; The second-largest private beer can collector in America lives the Quad Cities and many of his 25,000 cans are on display.&nbsp;&nbsp; &quot;Suds&quot; also features material on how Prohibition affe Thu, 07 Jun 2012 14:31:02 +0000 Charity Nebbe 2828 at http://iowapublicradio.org "Suds," Brewing History of the Quad Cities