Michael Kulachkosky & Rachel Finn

Michael Kulachkosky and Rachel Finn with Beer Cache

Beer Cache columnists Michael Kulachkosky & Rachel Finn are avid home brewers who delight in social, trivial and all other non-presumptuous aspects of beer enjoyment.

We got the stern border guard at Haines customs this year. No, we're not bringing any firearms, plants or suitcases full of money, but I do have six beer entries for the homebrew competition... more

Jun 13, 2013 12:00 AM Alaska

Have a lovely chat with Paul Wheeler of Haines Brewing Company about the origins of the Haines Beer Fest, and you will quickly understand Alaskans' love of craft beer. more

Jun 9, 2011 12:00 AM Alaska

First of all, a huge thank you to everyone who made the festival a hit: Trisha Sims at Skagway Development Corporation, White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, the good folk at the Elks, Katherine Nelson and a slew of volunteers at the Skagway Recreation more

May 12, 2011 12:00 AM Alaska

If you're 21 years of age and like to kick back in the company of more than 200 beer enthusiasts while tasting a wide variety of exceptionally crafted homebrew, we may have plans for you on April 23. more

Apr 14, 2011 12:00 AM Alaska

''O' zapft is!" cries the mayor of Munich. Translation: It's tapped! What is tapped, where it's tapped, and why it's tapped is this week's story. So dig out your lederhosen, dust off that beer stein and ready your arteries for a few links of... more

Oct 7, 2010 12:00 AM Beverages