Pizza Boy Brewing Swinglebeer Pineapple – #30beersfor30years

February 20, 2017 0

So far in this challenge I’ve had 2 fruit beers, and here’s a third. I know, I said I would branch out and try beer styles that I don’t normally try, but all of these delicious beers that I know I’ll love keep coming out that I just can’t resist drinking. I promise I’ll try harder going forward, I mean it! Read More

Pizza Boy Brewing Peach Bound and Down – #30beersfor30years

February 11, 2017 0

Day two of the 30 beers project got a little weird. So, I was 100% hungover from the First Cut/Nugget Nectar shenanigans the night before. After recovering, I realized I need needed to make some beer pick-ups for a bottle share we were headed to later that evening. We hopped in the car and headed for Al’s of Hampden/Pizza Boy Brewing to check out Read More

Untappd Is Not A Race: Enjoy The Beer Experience

August 2, 2015 8

WHOOMP THERE IT IS! My 1,000th unique brew check-in using the Untappd app: Burlington Beer Co.’s Strawberry Whale Cake. I like celebrating just about anything. Especially craft beer related happenings like: Untappd milestones, special beer releases, bottle shares or finding a whale or unicorn beer during beercations. So when my 1,000 check-in was imminent, I started to reflect on the Read More

When Beer Becomes Art

January 16, 2015 2

In the world of digital living, there’s probably a gazillion craft beer photos floating around out there on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and Tumblr. Just search on a variety of hashtags like #craftbeer, #drinkcraftnotcrap, #beergasm, #instabrew and even #girlslikebeer, just to name a few. Lots of folks are documenting their unique craft beer experience… including me! It’s fun and it helps Read More

1st Annual Hoptoberfest with Hop Hedz Gear

October 16, 2014 0

  At Stouts and Stilettos we are huge supporters of all things craft beer, including gear. Hop Hedz Gear is a local beer gear company owned and operated by our good friend Bart, a true craft beer entrepreneur extraordinaire. He’s doing everything from beertography for us, beer label art for Pizza Boy Brewing, and even producing craft beer shirts. Read up Read More

Recap: Our First Girl’s Night Out Drink Up

June 13, 2014 1

First of all, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who came out on Tuesday night for our first ever Girl’s Night Out Drink Up! We had a lot of fun discussing the beers we love, the beers we hate, and life in general. Thanks to Al’s of Hampden for being our gracious host as well. The weather was perfect the Read More

Stouts and Stilettos Monthly Drink Up @ Al’s of Hampden June 10

May 16, 2014 0

Are you a lady who loves lager? A woman enjoying wheat beer? A sweetie sipping saisons and sours? The first ever Stouts and Stilettos Monthly Drink Up is just for you!This local gathering of women who enjoy a good beer will take place at a new location monthly to provide a welcoming environment for craft beer experimentation, enjoyment, and education. There is Read More

World Diabetes Day and How I Celebrated with Beer

November 20, 2013 1

The other day I was trying to explain to my husband why I love World Diabetes Day so much. This is the best way I could think of to describe it – it’s like Christmas. Not the gift giving part of Christmas but the hopeful, world peace, group hug part of Christmas. For this one day I feel like we Read More