Sonora & Chelsie Do SAVOR 2016

June 7, 2016 0

SAVOR: The Premier Craft Beer & Food Pairing Event Held June 3-4, 2016 Presented by the Brewers Association We’re still reeling from the greatness that was the ninth annual SAVOR craft beer and food pairing event last Friday in the gorgeous Great Hall at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. Sonora and I got an invitation to attend and we jumped at the Read More

Deschutes Announces Pinot Suave, Newest Reserve Series Beer

May 4, 2016 0

Welcome the newest addition to Deschutes Reserve Series line-up, Pinot Suave. This smooth and delicate Belgian-style beauty was aged in French oak barrels with Pinot Noir grape must. Expect unique light fruit flavors and aromas with a hint of acidity and wine tannins. Fruits and malts play together well in this 11.2% ABV beer. Pinot Suave will be vailable at Deschutes pubs and tasting room Read More

Deschutes adds Hop Slice Session IPA to Summer Lineup

April 29, 2016 0

Have you heard? Deschutes has a new summer seasonal coming out in 6-packs! Quench your thirst after your summer adventures with Hop Slice Session IPA! It’s drinkable, crisp, & refreshing, with a citrus kick from Meyer Lemon. A trio of hops come together in this crisp session IPA. Brewed with Meyer lemon, Hop Slice balances floral hop notes and a subtle citrus kick. Read More

Our Favorite Stout Day Selections

November 4, 2015 2

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

In Love with IPAs

May 11, 2015 3

Because you know I’m all about that hops… ’bout that hops… no treble! While I do like and appreciate all styles of craft beer, I veer a hard right to the delicious and juicy India Pale Ales: singles, doubles and triples. My preference in this style of beer is more towards the tropical flavors and aroma – big bold mango, Read More

Beer Fest Review: Hibrewnation Harrisburg

December 18, 2014 0

Tierney and I hit up the Hibrewnation Festival of Beer this past Saturday (Dec 13) at the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg. It’s the first of three Hibrewnation fests in the series. We had a blast exploring craft beers, listening to Shane Speal’s Snake Oil Band, hanging with friends and meeting some of our S&S fans. The festival had a Read More

Craft Beer Gear: Upcycled Beer Signs

October 18, 2014 0

For the past 10 years, my husband Derek and I have been turning our passion for craft beer into art. Not only am I a designer and artist but I am also somewhat of a hoarder. Well not really -I just like to save things from going into the trash that could be repurposed and reused, especially things that are Read More

5 Summer Beers You Can’t Miss

June 6, 2014 1

If the past few days are any indication sunny days and hot weather are here. There’s nothing better than a refreshing cool beer on a hot day. This summer, whether you branch out and try a few newbies, or stick with the classics, I’ve got a few suggestions that are sure to hit the spot. The Brewery at Hershey’s Pom Read More

Recap: Deschutes Beer & Ice Cream Flight Night

April 18, 2014 2

Last night’s Deschutes Brewery and Twin Kiss Creamery ice cream social at Market Cross Pub in Carlisle, PA had to be one of the more creative and delicious pairing events I’ve ever attended. It was so refreshing to attend a pairing that didn’t include the usual slab of beef paired with a porter. Or the bowl of New England clam chowder Read More