The American Craft Beer Renaissance

The American Craft Beer Renaissance

The American craft beer renaissance is a tale of passion, entrepreneurs, innovation, visionaries, and beer connoisseurs. That is also the sotry of Mudshark Brewery and Public House in Lake Havasu City, a pioneer in the Arizona micorbrewery renaissance. The story of...
Gold Rush

Gold Rush

Gold rush! From the mid 19th century into the early 20th century rugged, weathered prospectors wandered the western wilderness in search of gold. They endured countless hardships and privations, and seldom profited from their suffering. But often their discoveries...

An American Classic

An American classic is actually an import. I am not talking about Chevrolet (Louis Chevrolet was born in Switzerland). I am talking about the American nut brown ale that was popular after repeal of Prohibition. The history of the American version of nut brown ale is...

Hard Times

Hard times lead to innovation, improvisation and a few surprises. This blog could have been titled as Weird Brews. Today, I’m going to tell you about how a lack of traditional ingredients led to the brewing of strange beers on the western frontier. As you may...

An All American Tradition

An all American tradition is alive and well at Mudshark Brewery and Public House in picturesque Lake Havasu City, Arizona. From our award winning Buzz Honey Lager to Full Moon and Scorpion Amber each of our craft beers is a direct link to a tradition that dates to...