Watch our preview of BeerAdvocate magazine #113 (June 2016) with stories on brew-hiking the Appalachian Trail, the inspiration behind Rodenbach’s Caractère Rouge, sequencing wild yeast, technology disrupting the beer industry and much more. On the Cover: Beer is an undeniable part of the Appalachian Trail culture. Photo by Meghann Chapman. Inside: No More Excuses Beer Smack by Jason & Todd Alström Beer News Thinking & Drinking Innovation by Lisa Morrison The Beer Geek Handbook by Patrick Dawson Shelf Talker by Courtney Cox Hop Stimulator Double IPA from Funky Buddha Brewery Label Approval by Courtney Cox Grin and Beer It: Watering Holes Cater to Hikers Along the Appalachian Trail Draft Picks by Allyson Hester; illustration by Kirby Salvador Rodenbach Caractère Rouge 6 Degrees of Fermentation as told to Ben Keene; illustration by Brett Affrunti Wild Growth Unfiltered by Andy Crouch; illustration by Chi-Yun Lau Adulterating Germans Fermented Culture by Ron Pattinson Extract This BYOB by Drew Beechum; illustration by Ellen Crenshaw Asian-Style Noodles Cuisine à la Bière recipes by Sean Z. Paxton Carolina Creeper Kindred Spirits (recipe by Nate DeVillers | General Manager and Beverage Director Pint Central | Charlotte, N.C.) Chilean Sea Bass Table Mates (pairings by Nick Barlow | Lead Bartender, Public House | Las Vegas, Nevada) Oak & Ore in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Barkeep by Austin L. Ray Brian Hunt, Founder and Brewmaster, Moonlight Brewing Company 9 Steps to Beerdom by Paul M. McMorrow Piney River Brewing Company in Bucyrus, Missouri From the Source by Stan Hieronymus Reykjavík, Iceland Beer Destinations by Elvar Ástráðsson; illustration by Sam Brewster Sequencing Wild Yeast: In Search of More Consistent Wild Beers, Brewers Team Up with Scientists to Better Understand Fermentation Feature by Aleszu Bajak Skipping the Store: Will Beer Delivery Services Change Consumer Behavior? Feature by Bryan Roth Beer Reviews by Jason & Todd Alström Sean Lynch, Founder, Clean Beer Project Last Call (interview by Courtney Cox) Subscribe: http://www.beeradvocate.com/mag/ As always ... thanks for reading! Cheers!