This controversial ad riffing off the legendary "got milk?" campaign is one of several marketing health insurance to young people in Colorado. Thanks Obamacare campaign hide caption

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Colorado Ads Use Sex And Alcohol To Sell Health Insurance

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The brewers at Scratch Brewing Company add wild plants like spicebush, goldenseal, wild ginger, chanterelles and wild rose root to their beer to give it the flavor of the Illinois woods. Aaron Kleidon/Scratch Brewing Company hide caption

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Todd Fadel, at piano, leads singers at a recent gathering of Beer & Hymns at First Christian Church Portland. John Burnett/NPR hide caption

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To Stave Off Decline, Churches Attract New Members With Beer

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Hold Your Horses: The main flavor of a sour beer is tartness, like a strawberry or lemon. But many sours also have a "funky" taste that some say smells like a horse blanket or a barnyard. Morgan Walker/NPR hide caption

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Meg Gill is the president and co-founder of Golden Road Brewing in Los Angeles. Her brewery is favored to win awards at the Great American Beer Festival. Melissa Kuypers/NPR hide caption

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Women, The 'First Brewers,' Lean Into Craft Beer-Making

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Hair of the Dog releases a few bottles of Dave a year. In September, the 12 bottles of Dave on sale for $2,000 apiece sold out within a few hours. Courtesy of Alan Sprints hide caption

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Michael Ferguson, of the BJ's Restaurants group, is one of only a small handful of African-Americans who make beer for a living. Greg Barna/Courtesy 'Beer Geeks' hide caption

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Ray Daniels inspects a glass of beer. A Chicago brewer, Daniels started the Cicerone training program five years ago. Johnny Knight/Courtesy of Ray Daniels hide caption

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Wine Has Sommeliers. Now, Beer Has Cicerones

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The Beer Can House in Houston in 2011. It's estimated that more than 50,000 beer cans were used to cover the entire house. Bill Rand/Flickr hide caption

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For The Love Of Beer: How Empty Cans Made A House A Home

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Kyle Fronke inventories the wine in Kahn's Fine Wines and Spirits in Indianapolis last year. Only liquor stores in the state can sell cold beer, and on Sunday, practically all carry out alcohol sales are prohibited. Darron Cummings/AP hide caption

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Guess Who's Fighting To Keep Indiana Dry On Sundays?

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