Nick Trougakos
Local Editor

Local Editor Nick Trougakos has been with The Oklahoman since 2002. Trougakos covered the military, federal agencies and courts before becoming an editor in 2005. Prior to joining The Oklahoman, Trougakos was a reporter for the Oklahoma City bureau of the Associated Press.

Top Stories


  • Anthem schedules re-launch party

    Nick Trougakos | Published: Fri, Mar 7, 2014

    Fresh off the beer news wires! Anthem Brewing Co. posted a picture on social media recently of a truck at the warehouse about to ship some kegs out to market.

  • Calling all artists: Roughtail Brewing needs your help

    Nick Trougakos | Published: Thu, Mar 6, 2014

    Are you artistically inclined? Can you paint a mean mural, or draw things that actually look like what you were trying to draw?

  • Black Mesa unveils newest beer

    Nick Trougakos | Published: Tue, Mar 4, 2014

    Fresh on the heels of the release of Red Badger Stout, Black Mesa Brewing Co.

  • Prairie approved for three new beer labels

    Nick Trougakos | Published: Mon, Mar 3, 2014

    Federal regulators have approved Prairie Artisan Ales of Tulsa for three new beer labels.




Nick Trougakos Tue, Aug. 26 2014 10:21:22 AM CST RT @lcdollarjr: @THIRSTYBEAGLE Was @Roughtailbeer Sunday, bought growler of Jaragua, excellent beer, its replacing All Day IPA in my fridg…
Nick Trougakos Tue, Aug. 26 2014 09:29:57 AM CST RT @krxokelso: @BeerIsOK @THIRSTYBEAGLE @BeerGirlTweets @rfbo @NewsOK @NEWS9 BEERFEST 10 tickets are on sale RIGHT NOW - LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Aug. 26 2014 06:56:42 AM CST Here's my story in today's Business section on 3.2 craft beer. Give it a read!... LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Aug. 25 2014 08:22:46 PM CST @jacobingalls Thanks, will def think about that. Don't want to leave anyone out of the conversation.
Nick Trougakos Mon, Aug. 25 2014 05:03:32 PM CST If you're smart, you'll pick up the Business section of The Oklahoman tomorrow to read my story on the... LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Aug. 25 2014 11:07:01 AM CST New blog post: Elk Valley looks to Krebs for production capacity. Plus news on McNellie's, Marshall and Choctaw... LINK
Nick Trougakos Sun, Aug. 24 2014 01:49:51 PM CST Mob Grill food truck at Roughtail Brewing today at 4:45 p.m. You gotta try their new 3.2 Jaragua Pale Ale! LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Aug. 22 2014 12:03:39 PM CST New blog post: COOP Ale Works to enter grocery, convenience stores with 3.2 lineup of cans.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Aug. 20 2014 10:41:03 PM CST Tulsa planning commission today recommended approval of a zoning change to allow Dead Armadillo to build its new... LINK
Nick Trougakos Sun, Aug. 17 2014 07:16:50 PM CST @mattharp24 I have no temp control for fermentation.
Nick Trougakos Sun, Aug. 17 2014 01:26:03 PM CST Brewing an Oktoberfest today with ale yeast -- should be ready in time for football season!
Nick Trougakos Wed, Aug. 13 2014 03:05:51 PM CST Hot off the press! Look for this at newsstands around town this week! Thanks to Prairie, Anthem and Roughtail for... LINK
Nick Trougakos Thu, Aug. 07 2014 12:42:31 PM CST New blog post: Recapping my visit with Unibroue's master brewer, who says beer balance is key.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Wed, Aug. 06 2014 12:02:09 PM CST New blog post: Marshall combines Belgian beer, bourbon barrels and IPA. Sounds like a winner.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Aug. 05 2014 11:21:10 PM CST You heard it here first! (If you didn't hear it here first, just humor me.) LINK
Nick Trougakos Tue, Aug. 05 2014 04:28:07 PM CST Just put the finishing touches on a 3,052-word epic on the Oklahoma craft beer scene for the upcoming issue of... LINK
Nick Trougakos Mon, Aug. 04 2014 11:11:11 PM CST Long-form beer journalism happening over here. #oklahomabeer #needmorehoursintheday
Nick Trougakos Mon, Aug. 04 2014 01:52:25 PM CST What if I told you Prairie cracked the top 15 in The Daily Meal's 2014 list of top 50 craft breweries in the... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Aug. 01 2014 11:53:57 AM CST New blog post: TapWerks unveils hoppy list of Oklahoma offerings for annual IPA Day celebration.... LINK
Nick Trougakos Fri, Aug. 01 2014 10:42:29 AM CST RT @krxokelso: @THIRSTYBEAGLE @prairieales @COOPAleWorks @BlackMesaBrew @AnthemBrewing BEERFEST 10 9/20 @GrandCasinoOKC to benefit @rfbo. P…