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Grace Weitz

Grace Weitz
Grace is the Managing Editor for Hop Culture and Untappd. She also organizes and produces the largest weeklong women in craft beer festival in the country, Beers With(out) Beards and the first-ever festival celebrating the colorful, vibrant voices in the queer community in craft beer, Queer Beer. An avid craft beer nerd Grace always found a way to work with beer. After graduating with a journalism degree from Northwestern University, she attended culinary school before working in restaurant management. She moonlighted as a brand ambassador at 3 Sheeps Brewing Co on the weekends before moving into the beer industry full time as an account coordinator at 5 Rabbit Cerveceria. Grace holds her Masters degree in the Food Studies program at NYU.
Articles By Grace Weitz

The Complete Guide to All Southern Hemisphere Hop Varieties

Last week, we took a look at all of the hops currently grown in America, identifying the most popular along with common characteristics for each. But hops are cultivated all over the world. And more recently, Southern Hemisphere hops have garnered a lot of attention. ...

The 4 Best Ways Professional Brewers Are Recycling Spent Grain

In 2015, New Belgium made 73 million pounds. And Goose Island generated about 192,000 pounds weekly. For every 6-pack of beer brewed, we’re left with one pound of this. What common ingredients are all these breweries producing? Dubbed “spent grain,” this offshoot of beer ...

The Complete Guide to All American Hop Varieties

Undeniably, hops are hot. Now more than ever consumers are clamoring for the tiny little green cones that give your beers their characteristic aroma and flavor. In the American craft beer industry, we feel very confident saying that hops are the hottest ingredient in beer ...

10 Most Popular Beers in Asheville, NC, for the Last 90 Days

With Untappd’s analytics, you have a vast wealth of data on craft beer drinkers on the world’s largest social networking platform literally at your fingertips. We can show you what beers Untappd drinkers are consuming the most in your area along with what styles are ...

Do I Need a License to Bartend and Serve Alcohol?

Whether you’re a high-end cocktail emporium, one of the best watering holes around the country, or a neighborhood bar, chances are your bartenders and servers are part of the beating heart of your team. Accordingly, you need to make sure that they have all the proper ...

Everything You Need to Know About Pint Glasses

When it comes to serving beer, glassware is important. Just like when a bartender makes an Old Fashioned or Margarita, they pour each respective drink into the right cocktail glass. And while people in the industry debate the pros and cons of pint glasses, there is no ...

Why Cryo Hops® Are the Coolest Hop Trend

In the craft beer world, hops have become the equivalent of brewers’ gold. And if regular hops are like gold, then Cryo Hops® are like platinum, even more coveted. Heavily hopped New England-style or hazy IPAs have exploded in popularity over the past few years. Just take a ...

What Is the Difference Between Bottle Service and Table Service? 

If you've ever been to a nightclub, you’re probably familiar with the term “bottle service;” and if you’ve ever worked in a restaurant, you’re probably familiar with the term “table service.” But what exactly is the difference between the two? And as a bar or restaurant ...