Best Beers of 2017 – April’s Picks

January 5, 2018 0

After trying so many different types of beers, April narrowed it down to 5 of the best. Do you agree with her choices? Jackie O’s Pub & Brewery Bourbon Barrel Champion Ground Imperial Coffee Stout (11% ABV) A coffee stout aged in bourbon barrels and conditioned on Jamaican Blue Mountain Coffee. If that sentence isn’t sexy enough for you… BrewDog Read More

Still ‘Team Wicked Weed’ Even After the Buyout

May 10, 2017 5

There’s been lots of talk on and off the interwebs about the recent buyout of Wicked Weed Brewing Co. by AB Inbev. What’s AB Inbev? It’s the corporate entity that was formed by the merger of Anheuser-Busch (U.S.), Interbrew (Belgium) and Ambev (Brazil) and is one of the largest players in macro beer. They’ve been buying a few independent craft beer companies over the Read More

The Struggle with the Wicked Weed Buyout

May 3, 2017 0

Today Colleen and I went back and forth about Wicked Weed’s buyout, and what it means for their beer, brewery, employees, and the public’s perception of what took place. Here’s where we landed: Tierney: On one hand: selfishly excited for the possibility of getting awesome Wicked Weed beers all the time. Being able to pop into a grocery store and Read More

Absence Makes (Beer) Love Grow Fonder

February 14, 2017 0

For Valentines Day, each writer was challenged to proclaim their love to their favorite beers. These are their interpretations of the idea. We hope you enjoy! Roses are Red Violets are Blue Beer I can’t have Oh how I love you. Why you ask? Simple, because I can’t have it, and when you can’t have something you want, you crave it Read More

Sonora’s Top 5 Beers of 2016

January 5, 2017 1

Welcome to 2017! Before we start digging into the New Year’s new beers, we wanted to share some of our favorites from 2016 with you. Cheers! 3 Stars Starsky & Dutch Milk Stout – DC favorite 3 Stars Brewing Co. uses Dutch-processed cocoa to make this delicious chocolate stout. It recently became available in cans, and I highly recommend picking Read More

April’s Top 4 Beers of 2016

January 4, 2017 1

Welcome to 2017! Before we start digging into the New Year’s new beers, we wanted to share some of our favorites from 2016 with you. Cheers! And the winner is Wicked Weed’s Pernicious. While visiting family in North Carolina I was able to try a few beers from Wicked Weed, out of Asheville, NC. Pernicious India Pale Ale has blown Read More

Wicked Weed Bombadile: 30 Second Beer Review

August 13, 2016 0

Almost a month after our trip to Asheville, I still find myself dreaming of the tasty beers we sampled. Fortunately beer makes for great souvenirs, and I was able to bring several pieces of the trip home with me. One beer I brought back was Wicked Weed’s Bombadile, one that was on draft at The Funkatorium. My mother had a Read More

Beercation: Asheville, North Carolina

July 13, 2016 1

I grew up in North Carolina, and over the past several years, new breweries, bottle shops, bars, and beers have cropped up seemingly each week. While the whole of North Carolina features exciting new breweries and established favorites, one of the epicenters is Asheville. Located in the mountains, Asheville is a beautiful town filled with craft shops, local restaurants, and Read More

She Said/He Said: Wicked Weed Garcon de Ferme Review

June 8, 2016 1

Recently I had the pleasure of sitting down with a fellow craft beer lover, Loran Sekely.  Loran is also a local blogger and is working on a podcast broadcasted from Fort Mill, SC. Loran and I met at one of my favorite local spots Pintville to review a beer together.  After looking at the tap list and in the cooler Read More

Chelsie’s Summer Picks: Craft Beer That Beats the Heat

May 27, 2016 0

It’s not officially Summer yet but the picnic season is upon us with Memorial Day coming up Monday. And, with it the temperatures here in Southern Pennsylvania have risen to the occasion. We’re looking at low 90s to high 80s this holiday weekend and sweltering humidity. That weather forecast signals my taste buds to crave and seek something more refreshing Read More

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