Some brief food and drink news:
Next: Last Friday, Bristol Brewing Company and the Smokebrush Foundation announced a call for artists for the fourth annual beer label contest for the Smokebrush Porter. The deadline for entry is Dec. 10. (Disclosure: The Indy is sponsoring the contest.)
Third: News that's actually not bitter from the American Organic Hop Grower Association regarding the regulation of organic hops in organic beers.