We hope you all are having a wonderful day with your friends and family! Chelsie is drinking a POUNDER of Young’s Double Chocolate Stout. Thanksgiving? It’s more like Christmas with this chocolate dessert! Colleen is maxin and relaxin with Princess Leena today…oh and the rest of her family too. The babies are imminent so no brews to report here today. Read More
So, I hit 2000 unique Untappd check-ins. Above, you see me with my 2000th unique beer, Terrapin HI-5. That was about a month ago, so I’m actually closer to 2050 at this point, but at any rate it happened. With this exciting occasion, I received a few questions about how many of these were just sips vs samples vs pints. I Read More
Craft beer and cats probably aren’t two things that you associate with one-another. Dogs seem to be the preferred pet of choice in the scene with dog named beers and breweries. When’s the last time you walked in a brewery and picked up collar with a bottle opener on it for your cat? You haven’t, because they don’t exist (please Read More
Here at Stouts & Stilettos we truly believe in the idea of #DrinkLocal, but here’s a question for you – how ‘local’ is your beer if it’s made down the street, but the hops are being shipped in all the way from the West Coast? Luckily there are people in our area who are working to bring hop farming to Read More
There are many reasons to drink craft beer. The impact it has on the United States probably isn’t on the top of your priority list. In case you really need a reason to support beer, keep this graphic handy.
There are two things that we definitely love: craft beer and cheese. Pairing cheese was once reserved for the wine world but with a little guidance it’s easier than ever to put together some mouthgasms. Check out this helpful video from CraftBeer.com to get you started.
It may just be me, but I love holidays, especially the Fourth of July. Why? Because MURICA! Check out how we celebrated: I spent the day with friends barbecuing, hot tubbing, blowing stuff up, drinking great Alter Ego and Pizza Boy Brewing beers, and successfully avoiding sunburn. Chelsie and her husband took a trio up to Vermont for some brews, Read More
One of the best things about drinking craft beer is the fun you can have pairing it with food. Just like wine, certain beers fit amazingly with certain foods bringing out their full flavor, each complementing the other. One of the easiest ways to find your favorite pairings is to do it yourself. While I may love to cook, I’m Read More
Sometimes I wonder if brewers put any thought into all the places and things their beer will see. Sure, your pour your beer into a glass or mug, or if you’re me into your mouth, but where? What are you doing? Where did you take your beer? With canned craft beer becoming more of a thing beers are going more Read More