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Can You Really Make Drinkable Beer From Concentrate?

Popular Mechanics | January 7, 2015
Beverages in the backcountry provide a conundrum. Cans and bottles of beer and wine are...
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SkiNet.com - Pat's BCB Is Highlighted in Skiing Magazine's online Gear Room for the Month

Skinet.com The Gear Room | November 5, 2014
Beverages in the backcountry provide a conundrum. Cans and bottles of beer and wine are...
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Teton Tested: Pat's Backcountry Beverages

Teton Gravity Research | October 30, 2014
Ever end up on the top of an epic peak or set up camp in the perfect spot and wish you could enjoy nature’s beauty with a nice beer...
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages are featured in Freeskier

Freeskier | November 24, 2014
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2014 Editors’ Choice Snow Awards

Backpacker.com | October 22, 2014
We took the cream of this year's gear crop to British Columbia and returned with the best of the best...
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Pat's Backcountry Beer is featured in the Editor's Choice Snow Awards

Backpacker | October 10, 2014
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Worl's First Beer Concentrate Brings Microbrews to The Backcountry

Playboy | September 30, 2014
Drinking beer at the end of a grueling hike is great, but carrying those heavy cans the entire way is hell. Pat’s Backcountry Beverages aims to solve that...
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Better backpacking through science: beer concentrate from Pat's Backcountry Beverages

OregonLive.com | September 27, 2014
Pat's Backcountry Beverages' patented, portable Carbonator Bottle replaces your standard water bottle with the added feature of...
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The Perfect Head-to-Toe Fall Hiking Outfit

Yahoo Travel | September 25, 2014
Perhaps the most essential fall hiking accessory on the list, this product enables you to use a concentrate and a specially designed...
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This Just In

Mountain Online | September 24, 2014
On an August backpacking trip gone awry, my group got lost in a forest thick with the sharp ends of beetle-killed pines. We beat through walls of branches to discover...
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Make Your Own Soda and Beer with Pat's Backcountry Beverages

Outnumbered 3 to 1 | September 18, 2014
As most of my friends could tell you, I am not an outdoorsy type of person. There's just something about having the comforts of home that makes me want to avoid...
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages Beer Concentrate featured Product Watch:

Craft Beer & Brewing | September 10, 2014
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For Happy Hour in the Backcountry, Just Add Water

Gear Patrol | September, 5 2014
Leave it to an Alaskan to invent a new way to drink alcohol outdoors: Pat Tatera, founder of Pat’s Backcountry Beverages, devised and developed a system for...
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Bring Beer To The Backcountry

Draft Magazine | August 31, 2014
In the past I’ve written about gear that can conveniently transport beer into the backcountry, for easy access when you’re...
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Pat’s Backcountry Beverage Review

Active Gear Review | August 29, 2014
For the beer and beverage connoisseur who wants to have a beverage no matter where they go, Pat’s Backcountry Beverage has the answer. After telling my friends that I was testing...
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Beer From Gel Packs: Carry Brew Anywhere

Gear Junkie | August 26, 2014
Who doesn’t want to end a long day on the trail by cracking open a cold one while they set up camp next to a remote alpine lake? Here in the Northwest,...
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Pat’s Backcountry Beverages Overview

50 Campfires| August 25, 2014
Overview: Pat’s Backcountry Beverages makes responsibly carbonated beverages available to conscientious consumers around the world. From beer to...
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Outdoor Retailer Show Recap

Social Hiker | August 15, 2014
There’s nothing better than a well-earned cold beverage after a hot, dusty day on the trail. I remember finishing the John Muir Trail, sitting...
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Gear of The Show Pt. 2: Outdoor Retailer

Sup The Mag |August 14, 2014
We’re back with more gear updates from this year’s Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City. Here’s the continuation of ...
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages featured in Product News.

Outdoor USA Magazine | August 12, 2014
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Pat's mentioned as a favorite part of the show by Jamie Sharp in question of the day

OR Daily | August 9, 2014
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Pat's Backcountry Beer Wins Editor's Choice Award

OR Daily | August 6, 2014
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Pat’s Backcountry Beverages’ Scott Kinsey Talks Beer Concentrate, Product Expansion

Action Hub | July 30, 2014
It was on a backpacking trip through Utah’s Canyonlands National Park in 1997 when the idea for...
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New beer from concentrate for hikers

News Fix | July 16, 2014
GOLDEN, CO – Carrying beer on a hiking trip can be a pain in the neck. So this invention is sure to make rednecks rejoice...
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Gear: Pat's Backcountry Beer

Canoeroots Magazine | July 3, 2014
Got beer? Not if your multiday paddling trip features portages of any length. Thanks to...
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Beer Concentrate is Here, But Does It Belong In Your Hiking Pack?

Thrillist.com | July 2, 2014
In her endlessly cruel toying with humanity, Mother Nature dictated that camping...
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages Review

Trail Groove Magazine | April 9, 2014
There are few things I savor more than a cold soda or beer after some serious miles on a trail’...
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Review: Pat’s Backcountry Beverages (Beer)

Snowboard Mountaineer | March 29, 2014
So here’s the quick and dirty on the Pat’s Backcountry Beer. I’m one of those people that enjoys a beer ‘nowish’...
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Beer Concentrate Lets You Take Brews On Outdoor Adventures

Today Show | December 14, 2013
Weight is the enemy of the backpacker, as every added ounce can lead to increased muscle strain, fatigue, and the desire to turn around and stay at the lodge.
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Popular Science Best of 2013

Popular Science | November 12, 2013
Much to the lament of most hikers, beer is too heavy to schlep into the backcountry. Pat’s beer concentrate solves this problem adeptly.
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A Man In Alaska Invented A Way To Turn Water Into Beer

Business Insider | August 14, 2013
Beer just got a lot more portable. What if I told you lugging a 12-pack through the woods or across the beach could be a thing of the past?
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Brewery to release new beer from concentrate

Fox News | August 14, 2013
An Alaskan brewer says it has made a beer from concentrate that tastes and smells as good as a premium micro brew.
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Strange brew: Stir up beer from ultraportable concentrate, carbonated water

Daily News | August 13, 2013
Pat’s Backcountry Beverages has created a just-add-water beer concentrate using a lightweight carbonation system, scheduled to debut next month.
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Just-Add-Water: Beer From Pat's Backcountry Beverages Might Revolutionize Your Hiking Trip

Huffington Post | August 12, 2013
Beer is a pain to bring along on hiking trips. It's heavy to carry, especially when you're stocking up for a real rager by the campfire. Pat's Backcountry Beverages has...
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16 Cool, Mostly Bike-Related Things From the Outdoor Retailer Show

MTBR | August 5, 2013
In the first chapter of the Mountain Bike Bible—the Book of Tomac—Lord Nedly comes down from Durango and presides over a wedding between The Sport and The Quenching Nectar.
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BeerSci: A Pint That Fits In Your Pocket

Popular Science | May 10, 2013
Nothing hits the spot after a long hike more than a beer, but lugging a six-pack through the wilderness isn't as appealing.
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Pat's Backcountry Beverages Carbonator ECO2 System Kit

Outside | December 3, 2012
The container in the Pat’s Backcountry Beverages Carbonator Eco2 System Kit is about the size of a Nalgene, but a pump on the lid produces fizzy water in minutes.
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Ditch the Canteen. Break out the stein.

Gear Patrol | August 17, 2012
It’s not exactly practical to lug bottles of beer or soda when you’re roughing it in the great outdoors, but if you can get your hands on something other than water and coffee, it’s a welcomed treat...
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Pat’s Backcountry Beverage Carbonator

Get Addicted To | August 29, 2012
Pat’s Backcountry Beverage Carbonator ($ TBA) is an environmentally and sustainably responsible carbonated beverage system for backpackers and outdoorsmen that don’t want to carry the weight...
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Coming Soon: Instant Backcountry Beer

Outside | August 13, 2012
Soon you'll be able to purchase condensed and powdered beer and soda for your next multi-day expedition into the wilds.
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Powdered Beer and Soda Makes Roughing It Not So Rough

Gizmodo | August 9, 2012
Contraptions like the SodaStream let you mix up your own carbonated beverages at home, but the devices are far from portable.
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Take a hike. Soda on the go.

DaddyZine | August 12, 2012
I’m not much of a hiker, but I can think of several instances where a very portable water carbonator would be incredibly handy.
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