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Beer, bourbon and bites, Jan. 21-26

Two pop-ups at the Robin Room, four beer events and more

Food events this week, Jan. 21-26, include two pop-ups at the Robin Room, four beer events and more.

Alcohol giant cut bait on craft beer holding

Constellation Brands just cut bait on a billion-dollar craft beer bet that fell short of expectations, but the seller of Corona and Modelo in the United States says it plans to ride out an even heftier investment in cannabis -- even though it, too, hasn't panned out as initially hoped.

Molson Coors changes its name, will cut up to 500 jobs

Molson Coors is struggling as younger drinkers continue to shun mass-produced beer for trendy beverages like White Claw and other "spiked seltzers." On Wednesday the company announced that it's laying off workers — and subtly changing its name.

California businesses race to save goods as power cut

The power outages that have affected much of Northern California this week have cost San Jose alone at least half a million dollars, the city said Thursday, giving one of the first cost estimates of the massive power shutoffs by utility Pacific Gas & Electric.

Hershey's and Yuengling team up for chocolate beer

For the parents who jealously watch their trick-or-treating children dive into pillowcases full of Halloween candy, Hershey and Yuengling are thinking of you. And they've teamed up to brew a new grown-up treat, just in time for sweet-tooth season.

Racist tweets made beer brand end deal

Carson King raised more than $1 million for an Iowa children's hospital, borne out of a request for beer money on national TV. But old racist tweets ended his relationship with the beer company that promised to match his fundraising.