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
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
I was shopping at our local Whole Foods last week, and saw that the giant display of Southern Tier Pumking had been replaced with a giant display of Tröegs Mad Elf. Both are excellent beers, but I couldn’t help feeling as if we’d missed something. That something was Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is widely celebrated across the U.S., but not nearly as Read More
The date was Saturday, November 10th. The time was approximately 10:30pm. The location? My friend Rich’s birthday shenanigans. The event: my 1000th unique beer on Untappd.
Few holidays have the ability to conjure up such anticipation and anxiety like Valentine’s Day. But, before you find yourself standing in line at 7-11 waiting to buy a stuffed bear with one weirdly misshapen eye or a velvet rose, let’s take this time to think outside the box (of chocolate). There are many ways to combine your passion for craft Read More
Beers can be used as a dessert alone, due to great flavorings such as chocolate, vanilla, and even creme brulee. Beers being added to a dessert, besides cupcakes, is a concept I wasn’t very familiar with, however after a visit to Troegs Brewing Company, I discovered an idea that I had previously shunned: beer floats. For most of my life, Read More