• The Craft Beer Scene in Boise, Idaho Is Getting Bigger by the Day

    11 days ago - By Vine Pair

    For many Americans, Idaho is synonymous with potatoes, but Boise is fast becoming a beer destination. Idaho had the third- highest employment growth in breweries between 2006 and 2016, after all, and the state is the second-largest producer of hops and No. 1 barley grower in the United States.
    “Everyone in the craft beverage industry in Boise is super close, and there is a strong comradery and collaboration here,” Molly Leadbetter, co-owner of Meriwether Cider Co., says.
    The city is incredibly supportive of beer and cider makers, Leadbetter says, and locals frequently share resources and...
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