costa rica craft beer
BrewDog's expansion throughout Central America begins in Costa Rica "as a door for the rest of the region."
Justin Tayler “JT” Ficociello is a happy craft beer brewer. The U.S. expat lives in Puerto Viejo and gets to do what he loves ever since he was a 14-year-old teenager in Vermont.
Seven Costa Rican breweries earned 13 medals at the fifth annual Copa Cervezas de América competition in Chile this past weekend.
Brewers noted that Costa Rican ingredients — including coffee, tropical fruits and Costa Rica's spring waters — give the country's beer producers ample space to carve out a unique identity in the global craft beer scene.
Costa Rica's Craft Beer Festival gets set for its sixth year at Avenida Escazú this Saturday, where it will feature more than 30 producers and beer-based businesses from throughout the country.
A roundup of events taking place Jan. 15-21 around the country.
With five medals at the recent America Beer Cup in Chilé, a select group of microbreweries from Costa Rica have put the tiny country on the map in the ever-growing world of craft beer.