What It’s Like to Judge a Homebrew Competition

May 8, 2015 0

A few weeks back, I was invited to be a guest judge for Mac’s Mixed Nuts Relay for Life Brewing up a Cure Homebrew Competition. Of course I said yes, who doesn’t want to drink a bunch of really awesome homebrews? Little did I know that I was getting into a very difficult task. My Untappd account will show you Read More

Homebrew Competitions Galore for April 2015

March 1, 2015 0

I love the excitement and thrill of Spring being right around the corner. The bright cheery sun full of warmth and light – shining longer and longer each day. Colorful flowers start to emerge from the recently thawed ground. The birds, rabbits and squirrels seem to come to life with their playful banter in my backyard. And… most importantly: IT’S Read More

Get Brewing: Homebrew Harvest Fundraiser October 12

September 8, 2014 0

Are you a homebrewer? Do you like beer? How about helping charities? If you answered yes to any of these three questions then the Homebrew Harvest Fundraiser event is for you! Stouts & Stilettos is a proud sponsor of this first ever event hosted by our friends at The Brewery at Hershey in conjunction with Pierce Brewing Company.  A $20 Read More

Bacon and Brew Ha Ha 2014

May 17, 2014 0

Do you love beer? Do you love bacon? Do you think I’m cray for even asking at this point? Then do we have an event for you! Get ready to combine the two greatest loves in America (bacon and beer of course) in an event to benefit an awesome local charity.

Dillsburg Homebrew Fest Winners

April 21, 2014 0

It was a sold out event for the 2014 Dillsburg Homebrew Fest where local home brewers competed for a great cause and cash prizes. The event held at Noonan’s Tavern in Dillsburg, PA from 2-5pm on Saturday, April 19, benefited the Dillsburg Relay for Life, “Team Heroes of Hope”, and the American Cancer Society.

Brewing Up Saison 27 with Alter Ego Brewing

April 8, 2014 0

While my birthday may have already came and gone, that doesn’t mean I can’t still brew my birthday beer. Last year, I got together with Theo of Alter Ego Brewing, and we threw together the first of many yearly brews we will be doing for my birthday. Meet what I’m calling, “The Saison Series” – a seasonal Saison brewed with help from Read More

Home Brew, Take 2

September 15, 2012 1

That’s right ladies and gentlemen, I brewed another beer! This time, I enlisted the help of another friend who homebrews, Jeff Kupko, as well as my BFF, Colleen. For this go-round we decided to create an apple cinnamon caramel ale just in time for the fall season. Armed with the knowledge I gained last time I brewed and a fresh Read More