Things I really like doing: day drinking. Things I don’t like: rain. It has been raining almost every day for about two weeks now in not-so-sunny Pennsylvania. On my first free Saturday in almost a month, all I wanted to do was some patio day drinking. But, guess what? Rain again! So, indoors I find myself wishing the sun would Read More
We know the routine: every couple of months, a Big Time Beer gets its annual release. People line up around the block to get it, bottles — no matter the price — sell out in minutes, and unlucky folks beg for trades or hook-ups at their local shop. For every enthusiastic hyped beer hunter, though, there are several people ready Read More
With International Stout Day coming up this Thursday, we decided to share our love our favorite stouts with the world. In chatting among ourselves, we learned pretty quickly that if there’s anything we could all agree on, it’s that stouts are just plain awesome. For some of us, it was our gateway beer, for others it became the go-to. Without further ado, Read More
Exciting news! Per Bell’s Brewing’s website, they will be canning Hopslam for 2016. One of their most sought after beers, Hopslam will be packaged solely in six-packs of 12 oz. cans and kegs when it returns in January for its annual release. The Double India Pale Ale, brewed with Michigan honey, will not be bottled as it has been in Read More
I adore all kinds of craft beers, and two characteristics are guaranteed to get my attention: 1) limited availability, and 2) beautiful bottle artwork. I like to collect bottles, but usually toss them because they end up being less like artistic decor and more like dust-gathering clutter. As such, I look for creative ways to use the bottles I really Read More
Ever wonder how much hops are actually in a bottle of Hopslam? Well, now you know, and knowing is half the battle. Available now while supplies last in bottles, draft, and mini kegs where Bell’s beer is distributed.
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