We Are Better Than This

January 27, 2013 10

One of the reasons why I really fell in love with craft beer was the atmosphere of the community. I was already an avid wine drinker and had spent a lot of time visiting some regional wineries. There’s something about most wineries that just feels snobby. I’m not sure if it’s the wordy descriptions or the upscale décor or the Read More

Beer for the Brave

January 25, 2013 13

I’ve often stated that one of the reasons I love craft beer is that the variety of flavors that can be blended in with yeast, hops, malt and water are almost infinite. When my wine drinking friends say they don’t like beer, because all they know is the yellow watery tasting variety of their youth, I will wax poetically about chocolate, fruit and coffee Read More

Be Confident. Be You.

January 23, 2013 0

This past week I had the pleasure of chatting with Nick at Entrebeerneur about craft beer, the industry as a whole, and especially my views as a woman. Check it out! [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eIYb8S0JP4Q]

Is Cider Becoming the New Craft Beer?

January 17, 2013 2

I am such a sucker for infographics, and I recently stumbled on one boldly stating ‘Cider is the new craft beer.’ Oh really? Is it? Well, once I read down through I did realize that hard cider is most certainly on the rise. I definitely enjoy a good cider now-and-then, especially when I just can’t decide what I want to Read More

2013 Beer Resolutions

January 9, 2013 5

New Year – new beer!! One of the best parts about January and the beginning of the year is all of the beer announcements that start popping up. With this comes my inevitable mental wish list of beers I want to try. Many (unfortunately most) of which probably won’t meet my lips as they aren’t distributed to my area and Read More