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June 2020 Blacklands Malt in Texas uses old fashion methods to make its beer, RFD TV
May 2020 Lone Star Releases Mexican-Style ‘Rio Jade’ Beer Just In Time For Cinco De Mayo, Forbes
April 2020 Lone Star Rio Jade, Lone Star Beer
April 2020 Pabst’s Lone Star Beer Releases New Mexican Lager, Brewbound
April 2020 Lone Star Beer Releases a Shirt Benefiting Texas Service Industry — and a New Beer, Eater Austin
April 2020 Lone Star Beer releases new Mexican-style lager, inspired by Texas and Mexico rivers and sunsets, Click2Houston
April 2020 Lone Star Beer to Debut Mexican-Style Lager, Partnership with Texas Non-Profit Southern Smoke, San Antonio Current
April 2020 Lone Star Beer launches its first-ever seasonal beer, a Mexican-style lager brimming with Hill Country nostalgia, The Dallas Morning News
April 2020 Lone Star unveils Mexican-style lager with a 'unique' Texas flavor, KWTX-TV News 10
April 2020 Lone Star Beer Launches First-Ever Seasonal Brew and New Initiative For a Cause, Paper City Mag
April 2020 Lone Star Beer launches new Texas seasonal beer called Rio Jade, escape hatch dallas
April 2020 Lone Star Brewing releases Mexican-style beer and Texas restaurant aid, Houston Chronicle
April 2020 Lone Star Launches Its First-Ever Seasonal Beer, Texas Highways
April 2020 Craft Brewing and Distilling News for April 23, 2020, Shanken News Daily
February 2020 2nd Annual Malt Cup Category Winners, Craft Maltsters Guild
February 2020 Here are your 2020 Craft Malt Cup award winners, Craft Brewing Business


August 2019 News from around our 50 states, USA TODAY
August 2019 Producers say barley, whiskey industries expanding in Texas, Houston Chronicle
July 2019 First whisky made from Texas-grown barley developed with Aggie assistance, KBTX-TV News 3
July 2019 A spirited Lone Star State first is within reach, thanks to a partnership between a malthouse and a distillery, Cowboys & Indians Magazine
July 2019 Farm to bottle: Texas whiskey boom fuels demand for homegrown grain, Waco Tribune-Herald
July 2019 Episode #48 - Porch Drinking in Austin, Texas w/ Pam Catoe (22:50), Craft Beer Storm
June 2019 Balcones Distilling and Blacklands Malt Release First-Ever All-Texas Single Malt Whisky!
June 2019 Destination Brew Fest, Vista Brewing
May 2019 Jester King Releases Barrel-Aged Bière De Miel, Tenemu
March 2019 A pink wave in Austin and beyond, West Coaster


December 2018 Ambient Terrain - Burial Beer / Jester King Brewery / Blacklands Malt, YouTube
December 2018 Oddwood Ales is Bringing Back the Odd Ale, Austin Monthly
October 2018 Owner of Texas' first malt house talks about leaving tech for shovels, San Antonio Express-News
September 2018 Willie Nelson adds $5,000 grant to Austin Food & Wine Alliance giveaway, Statesman
September 2018 Oskar Blues Begin Brewing Flagship Dale’s Pale Ale with Blacklands Malt, Brewbound
August 2018 Vista Brewing Announces Barrel Program, Brewbound
August 2018 2018 Jester King 分 桃 (FĒN TÁO), Jester King Blog
July 2018 New Texas Barley Crop Arrives!, Jester King Blog
June 2018 Blacklands Malt: OG Texas Maltsters & Longtime Friends, Black Star Co-op
June 2018 Beyond the Plains: Growing Beer with Craft Malting, Craft by Under My Host
April 2018 Beer Release: SMash SMaSH Sour IPA, Austin Monthly
March 2018 Inside Beer: Craft Maltsters Spur Roots Revival, spiritedbiz.com
March 2018 Farm-to-Table: An All-Texas Beer is in the Works & It’s Worth the Wait, TexasHillCountry.com
February 2018 Jester King Part & Parcel Batch 2 Release, The Full Pint
January 2018 Blacklands Malt moved to Bagdad Road in Leander, Community Impact Newspaper


October 2017 Breakthroughs in the Science Behind Malt Flavor, craftbeer.com
March 2017 Introducing Jester King Part & Parcel, Jester King Brewery
March 2017 Circle Brewing celebrates six years with rebrand, canned beer releases, Austin 360


October 2016 First Brew with Texas Grown Malted Barley from Blacklands Malt, Jester King Brewery
September 2016 Interest growing in barley for brewing, AgriLife TODAY
September 2016 Craft Brewers Go Local: 6 Beers That Employ Craft Maltsters, Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine
August 2016 Jester King & Jolly Pumpkin Collaborate on Space Waves, The Full Pint
January 2016 Blacklands Malt plans for possible expansion/new location, Community Impact Newspaper
January 2016 Real Ale Partners with Blacklands Malt for Brewers' Cut ESB, Real Ale Brewing Co.
January 2016 Real Ale, Blacklands Malt team up for collaboration brew, Austin 360 Spirits


November 2015 Manor’s Banner Distilling bottles up a wheat whiskey, Austin 360 Spirits
October 2015 How Texan Is Our Beer, Really?, San Antonio Current
August 2015 Leander malthouse cultivates quest for Texas identity in local beer, Austin American-Statesman
June 2015 Malthouse Rising: ‘Local’ Beer Is Finally Coming Home, TakePart
June 2015 Farm to Table Beer: Vital Connections from Grain to Brew, Beverage Master


May 2014 Local Beer Getting Way Literal with Blacklands Malt, Drive The District
May 2014 Texas in the Bottle, Edible Austin
April 2014 Austin Food & Wine Festival helps make local beer more local, Eats Blog
March 2014 Blacklands Malt - local, small batch maltster, Accidentalis Brewing
February 2014 Blacklands Malt beers from the Greenhouse!, Hops & Grain Brewery
February 2014 Press Release: Increased Interest in Growing Malting Barley, AMBA
February 2014 The Malts that Make Up Hubris, Black Star Co-op
January 2014 Kernel to Cup, The Austin Chronicle
January 2014 Blacklands Malt, Community Impact Newspaper
January 2014 For the Love of Craft Beer, You Stay Hoppy Austin


December 2013 Malted in Texas: Blacklands Malt Crops up in Leander, Bitch Beer
December 2013 AFWA 2013 Grant Recipient, Austin Food and Wine Alliance
December 2013 First Delivery of Blacklands Malt, Jester King
August 2013 Coming Soon Announcement, Community Impact Newspaper
July 2013 Malting: the latest craft, Brewer & Distiller International
April 2013 Just Barley Texan, Texas A&M Foundation