Mayor Jim Kenney proposed a 3-cent-an-ounce tax on soda and other sugary beverages to pay for universal prekindergarten, community schools and park improvements.
“You have to be a bit crazy â like the beer â to do such a project. I just had the money for that, and I liked it. So I went crazy and gave the money to the brewery,” said restaurant owner Philippe Le Loup, who poured $11,000 into the pipeline.
The team at Ursula aren’t the only Aurora beer lovers celebrating this weekend. Dry Dock Brewing Co. and their sister shop, The Brew Hut, are celebrating the brewery supply shop’s 21st anniversary.
Legends Coffee, which opened in Southlands beside an AT&T Store and Chipotle April 16, is the shopping destination’s newest and, arguably, hippest tenant
Hoberer said she is working on a few pilot beers at home right now, too, and if they turn out well she hopes to try them out at Mu.
“Sharing a stage with so many amazing Pilsner brewers that I infinitely admire is such an incredible feeling and is a great testament to the hard work of our whole team,” he said.
Last week, Olson tapped Ursula’s new Lazy Brewer IPA, a northeastern IPA with a tongue-in-cheek name aimed at the style’s critics. He said the beer has been popular so far, even though it didn’t have quite the cloudiness he was going for.
Levesque said this is only the second contest for Launch Pad and he expects the competition to be fierce.
“The bill is designed to transition us to a different system of retail liquor sales and not have it happen overnight,” he said. But time is tight for the legislation, which was just introduced last week. The legislative session is slated to end next week.