My Love of Craft Beer in Cans

May 22, 2012 6

Over the past few years we have seen a definite upswing in the availability of craft beer in cans. Who cares right? Beer is beer what does it matter what it comes in? Wrong. There are several awesome reasons for having craft beer in cans. My favorite reason to have beers in cans is to drink them in the shower. Read More

A Matter of Taste

May 17, 2012 7

Recently, on one of my social networks, someone made this blanket statement regarding beer, “I’ll try anything”. This made me ponder the age-old Dr. Seuss question “Would you, could you with a fox? Would you could you in a box? “ In other words, when it comes to beer, what are the personal limits of our palate and more importantly, Read More

American Craft Beer Week 2012

May 14, 2012 1

Today marks the beginning of American Craft Beer Week, a joyous celebration of all things craft beer. Across the country you will find events at bars, pubs, and other local watering holes including firkins, rare releases, and pricing specials. This week provides an awesome opportunity to check out craft beer and to find many recommendations from others. So, if you’ve been Read More

Beaches and Brews

May 11, 2012 5

Summers are made for sand, sun, surf…and suds am I right? Fun in the sun usually means time spent at a beach, lake or pool. As the temperatures heat up, here are a few ways to be a craft beer cutie and keep the beer flowing. Sharks at the beach are not always a welcome sight, unless it happens to be Read More

Hack Your Beer: Pedicures, Food, and Beer Shampoo

May 10, 2012 2

While I may not agree with Greatist’s idea that having extra beer is a bad thing, because it’s actually awesome, I do like these ideas to use beer in different ways. I guess we can find a use for those Coors Lites after all! Check out a few neat ideas to use beer beyond drinking, and let us know if Read More

Sharing is Caring

May 8, 2012 5

Although I have been drinking beer for more years than I care to admit, I am fairly new to ‘craft beer scene’ and only in the past few years did I discover the ‘craft beer community’. However, in year or so of reaching out to connect with those who share a passion for beer, I am constantly amazed and emotionally Read More

Homebrewing: Breakfast at Tierney’s –

May 3, 2012 2

This week I got the opportunity to do something I’ve wanted to do for years: homebrew. That’s right, ladies and gents, I made beer! With a lot of help from my friend Brad Moyer, I successfully created what will become a french toast stout, and I learned a lot of things about the process I didn’t know. The recipe we followed was intended Read More

Female Brew Masters, Beer Lovers on the Rise

May 2, 2012 0

This is seriously the best thing I have read all day! Raise your glasses high ladies and cheers to more beers! “A brew and a bro — it’s the classic pairing, right? Not necessarily. From the rise of female brew masters to the growth of women’s tasting groups, women are becoming much more than a pint-sized part of the brewing world. Read More