As mentioned last week, we’re filling up a fantasy 12-pack of beers from brewers who will be represented at the… Read more »
It is fitting that a statue of the Buddhist Goddess of Mercy and Compassion overlooks the eighteenth hole of the… Read more »
[March 1, 2010] I’m going to fill up a figurative 12-pack in the three months to come, spotlighting a few… Read more »
June 17 is not particularly better known in these parts as Iceland Independence Day, but that shouldn’t stop us from… Read more »
[Feb. 22, 2010] I should have cracked this one open last week for Valentine’s Day to go along with the… Read more »
[Update: Glissade is, sadly, no longer being brewed. It has been replaced by Ruthless Rye.] Back to Sierra Nevada already?… Read more »
Obama has multiple reasons to point Air Force One toward Ireland. Anyone who has heard the Corrigan Brothers song, “There’s No One as Irish as Barack O’Bama” (or seen it performed on YouTube), knows the President’s great great great grandfather was born in the Irish village of Moneygall.
The Pinkus-Müller Brewery, founded in 1816, is the only one of 150 breweries left in Munster, still family-run to the sixth generation. It was the first to go all-organic, beginning in 1980, and is one of the few with a female brewmaster, Barbara Müller, at the helm.
I’d heard a lot about Lagunitas, particularly its creative label writing and imaginative seasonal offerings and one-offs, such as the plan to release beers commemorating the 40th anniversaries of each album release by Frank Zappa.
What happens after some joker lets loose the first bellow of the old, “Get in the hole!”?