Pucks and Pints 2018: Playoffs Edition!

May 1, 2018 0

April and I love hockey. We’re big fans of the Columbus Blue Jackets (her) and the Washington Capitals (me). With both of our teams poised to go to the postseason, we decided to do a playoffs edition of our annual hockey+beer post, Pucks and Pints. And then we found out we were playing each other in Round 1. … Awkward. Read More

Pucks and Pints 2: Hockey Beer for the 2016-17 Season

November 4, 2016 2

Sonora’s 2016-17 Hockey Beer Picks: I’m very excited to be back rink-side watching the Washington Capitals (hopefully) skate to victory. Last year, our Stanley Cup dreams were sadly dashed yet again in Round 2, as we fell to the eventual Cup winners, the Pittsburgh Penguins, in Game 6. But it’s a new year, and so far, the Caps are playing Read More

Baseball Brews: Orioles Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, MD

June 7, 2016 2

My husband and I have a lot in common, but a favorite baseball team is not one of them. While I cheer for the Washington Nationals, he is a lifelong fan of the Baltimore Orioles. Lucky for us, we live very close to both parks, and trips to Orioles Park at Camden Yards are planned right alongside our Nats Park 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

Pucks and Pints: Our Favorite Hockey Beers

January 24, 2016 3

When it comes to beer and sports, football gets a lot of love. However, April and I are both fans of another cold weather sport: hockey! With a good game comes a good beer, and here are some of our favorite beers to sip during the good old hockey game. April HOCKEY, HOCKEY, HOCKEY, I am OBSESSED with hockey — Read More

Atlanta Beercation 3.0

October 5, 2012 7

Hotlanta how I love you, let me count the ways. This was my 3rd trip down to the land of peaches and as always I didn’t leave unsatisfied. Here’s a recap of our adventure: On the way drive down (yes we really drove) we stopped off in Greensville SC for lunch and a beer. Stop 1: Barley’s Taproom and Pizzeria. The Read More