Beercation: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

June 15, 2016 1

My husband and I recently took a long weekend trip to Toronto. We had the expected on our agenda: Niagara Falls, the Hockey Hall of Fame, Second City, and the CN Tower, among others. We also couldn’t wait to sample some excellent beer. While Canadian craft beer is available near us – Parallel 49, Unibroue, and Hop City Brewing are Read More






Colleen’s European Beer Photography Tour

September 14, 2015 0

 My trip to Europe this past summer was one that I will never forget and I hope you enjoyed getting to see a bit of my beer and brewery experiences through these photographs. Cheers!






Vermont Beer Trail: Day 4 of 4

July 15, 2014 0

It was my fourth and last day to hunt hard to acquire beers during my Vermont Beer Trail Vacation. So far, I was quite fortunate to find The Alchemist’s Heady Topper. I braved the lines at Hill Farmstead for some world class IPAs. I discovered Stowe Cider. What more could a craft beer loving gal ask for? “The Holy Grail Read More






Brewery Tour: ‘V is for Victory Brewing Company’

June 17, 2014 2

My Saturday day trip adventure to Victory Brewing Company in Downingtown, PA was a long time coming. I’ve been a fan of their beer for many years now: HopDevil, Prima Pils, Headwaters Pale Ale, Summer Love, Storm King, Helios, and my all time fav of theirs Dirtwolf. I love my Double IPAs! (See the full list of beers available) But 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






Baltimore – beer, baseball, and more beer!

August 13, 2012 4

This past weekend I traveled to Baltimore to check out an Orioles game and survey the Fell’s Point bar scene. While I was there I enjoyed some rare beers, breakfast for dinner, and unlocked 3 Untappd badges! Here’s the whole story:






Happy IPA Day!

August 2, 2012 1

Today, August 2nd, is the second annual IPA Day! IPA Day is a joyous universal celebration of craft beer. There are many many ways to celebrate today, but www.IPAday.org has some great suggestions:






She Said/He Said at Spacebar

July 2, 2012 0

This post is a little different from our regular posts. This was written cooperatively with our good friend Tim. He is the primary speaker in this post, look for my interjections in bold!






Hit the Brixx – She Said/He Said

June 26, 2012 1

Often, if you are trying to locate craft beer in populated to barren locations, a good rule of thumb is to find a classy pizza joint. Beer and pizza seem to go as well together as peas and carrots. This is especially true of the Brixx chain, with a website tab dedicated to “beer lovers”. Brixx has multiple locations throughout NC, SC, TN Read More






Batty Does Denver in 2 Days

June 5, 2012 4

Day 1: I arrived at Denver airport at 1pm, and was immediately picked up by Mr. Batty (aka Saint Erik) who was there on a business trip, and is a man who posses the rare combination of steel nerves and infinite patience. Stop 1: Pints Food: Yes Flights/Tasters: No Being that it was close to lunch (Denver time) we decided Read More






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