Mother/Daughter Beer Review: Starr Hill Box of Chocolates

November 27, 2017 0

A couple years ago, my beer-lovin’ mom joined me to review some springtime samples from Starr Hill Brewing. She’s back for the holiday season, here to help me review the latest samples that Starr Hill was kind enough to send us: one bottle each from their Box of Chocolates variety pack. The pack starts with their Double Bass Chocolate Stout Read More

She Said/He Said: Wherefore Art Thou Kettleface

January 26, 2017 0

In a very special beer review, we’ve teamed up with Bearcat on Beer to bring you a co-review of a local collaboration beer: Kettleface from Columbia Kettle Works and Saint Boniface Brewing. We hope you enjoy.  Tierney: So, not every day is perfect, and most days are nowhere close to it. This is sometimes why we find ourselves drinking. While certainly Read More

New Brewery Preview: Touchstone Brewery

June 2, 2016 2

The excitement was palpable as I entered the not-yet-opened Touchstone Brewery in York Haven, PA. I was immediately greeted with smiling faces, the sound of laughter, and smell of fresh beer. Co-owners Maria Weist and Keith Stevenson immediately invited us in for an informal tour and clearly couldn’t hide their excitement to have visitors to the building they’ve worked on Read More

In and Around DC, Much To Savor Outside of SAVOR

May 31, 2016 0

If you’re into craft beer at any capacity, you’ve likely heard of SAVOR. It is a premiere craft beer festival, featuring breweries from all over the country offering sips and food pairings with coveted beers. It’s also one of the hottest tickets in town, with admission costing a pretty penny. I am not one of the lucky ones when it Read More

Bottle Shop: Shopping Do’s & Don’ts

May 19, 2016 0

As a Beer Hunter, I search high and low to find something that pleases my taste buds or is something that I’ve never had before. I hunt locally and nationally, traveling to various cities and states to add to my homebase beer reserve. No. I’m not collecting or hoarding craft beer. I’m just all about keeping things stocked as I deplete Read More

Baseball Brews: Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.

May 12, 2016 1

One of my favorite Spring and Summer activities is going to a baseball game. I am lucky to live in an area where two Major League ballparks are within an hour of each other: Nationals Park, and Orioles Park at Camden Yards. My husband and I are Baltimore Orioles and Washington Nationals fans, respectively. Rivalry aside, I love visiting each Read More

Brewery Visit: Corcoran Brewing Co.

December 31, 2015 0

I have spent most of my life in Northern Virginia (referred to as NoVA around here). I lived in Leesburg for ten years, and currently live in Arlington. Throughout my life, NoVA has transformed dramatically, going from vaguely rural to thriving suburb to (over)crowded mini metropolis just over the past decade. As such, when my parents come to visit me Read More

Zeroday Brewing Co Announces April 8 Opening

March 24, 2015 0

Midtown Harrisburg, are you ready to rock? Today, the brand-new Zeroday Brewing Company announced they will finally officially open on April 8 2015. This road has been an arduous one for them, and we are all anticipating their big day. To be coy in telling their story, they are truly living the dream. Theo Armstrong, head brewer, started as a home Read More

York Men to Walk Mile in Heels for Charity

September 29, 2014 0

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, and to help with the cause as well as raise money for the York YWCA, our friends at The Beer Ace are going to be participating in the ‘Walk a Mile in Her Heels’ event on Friday October 3rd. And when we say friends, we mean the men of The Beers Ace. Nate Fochtman, Read More

Coming Soon: Pierce Brewing Company

May 2, 2014 0

This week I had the opportunity to meet Dean and Mallory of Pierce Brewing Company, a new brewery slated to open later this year. Although their property in Wyomissing is still under construction, they’re still brewing up great beer to be ready. Even though Pierce has only been brewing for a little over a year, he’s already well accomplished with Read More