Happy Stout Day!

November 8, 2012 3

Clearly International Stout Day is our favorite holiday! Honestly, how could anyone hate a day dedicated to the most lovely and delicious of all beverages – stouts? As a little treat on this joyous celebration, Miss BattyBeerBabe and I have come together to present our favorite stouts!

#CTBF

October 12, 2012 6

Right now what seems like the majority of my craft beer consuming friends are at the holy mecca of beer events – Great American Beer Fest. Where am I? At home. In my pajamas. Moping. An on-looker watching with great jealousy as everyone and their brother, mother, and dog enjoy crazy beers and have a great time. At least I Read More

Wings and Beer – Pairing Ideas

September 21, 2012 4

Being the sports and craft beer fan that I am, I couldn’t be happier to see the combination of the two at my favorite local sports bar – Arooga’s. During football season, and for the majority of sporting events, wings are king. I am a huge fan of the newly added ‘skinny wings’ which are a billion times less effort Read More

To IPAs and Beyond!

September 5, 2012 6

The name of this blog is Stouts and Stilettos, and anyone who has ever read my bio on here, will know that stout style beers changed the world of craft beer for me and became my first love. However, just as in life, first loves may hold a special place in your heart, but time marches on and things change, new experiences shape Read More

5 Things You Should Know About Aging Beer

July 17, 2012 3

It seems I like my beer the same way I like my men – tall, dark, and a little bit older. Everything gets better with age does it not? Well, I guess bananas don’t, but that’s besides the point. Aging your beer can allow it a little more time to mature and develop a more refined flavor. If you’re going Read More

New Year, New Beer

February 1, 2012 3

Variety is the spice of life right? That’s what I’ve heard and that’s what I’ve been told, but that’s not what I’ve always been doing. We all have our go-to beverage right? For some it’s the standby rum and coke, for others it’s the house white, for many it’s Miller Lite, and there’s nothing wrong with this, in fact it Read More

Dogfish Head Black and Blue

April 18, 2011 1

FINALLY Black and Blue is available on tap somewhere outside of Philly! After visiting their Rehoboth brewpub for New Years, I have become a huge fan of Dogfish Head beers, especially their rare varieties. This beer is very difficult to get on tap, and I was delighted to see that Al’s of Hampton in Mechanicsburg PA has it on tap. Read More

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