Craft beer was once thought of as the hipster of beers. Now, the uniquely local beer trend has taken on new waves of popularity, and we’re seeing it everywhere. We can’t help but ask: Is craft beer becoming too mainstream? Some would say yes. And if you’re not convinced, maybe the shift that’s been taking place at venues like Citizens Bank Park over the past couple of years will.
This season, Goose Island is being sold at an exponentially higher amount of outposts within the CBP compared to last year (from five to 25). According to Lee Porter, a devoted baseball (and beer) fan, who compiles a spreadsheet of the Park’s beer offerings each year, Phillies fans can expect to see cans everywhere this year — mega cans, too, thanks to big beer brands like Coors and Miller, and Budweiser, coming in at 24- and 25-ounce cans, respectively. Read More