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!”?
Think Thai beer, and my one and only thought once turned to Singha, a sturdy pale lager produced by the… Read more »
To mark Rock Art’s tenth year with a special brew, Nadeau came up with Vermonster, named after the mythical creature with one set of legs longer than the other, thereby enabling it to walk level in Vermont’s hills.
[Jan, 18, 2010] My brother and sister-in-law came up from Long Island for our annual belated Christmas, which also segued… Read more »
Visits to shrines don’t often lead to hilarity. But then the 1884 Oakhurst Links golf course is unlike other shrines. Oh, there are ghosts on the property, all right, but they’re pretty benign, watching over those engaged in sport, rather than some graver exchange.
Sierra Nevada linked up with the east coast star of innovative brewing, Sam Calagione of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery in Delaware, to produce Life and Limb, a lid-lifter of a beer that I cracked open as my first of 2010.
[Jan. 6, 2010]–Bob Dylan was almost at the Woodstock Festival in 1969, until negotiations stalled when his son fell ill…. Read more »
I can’t say that I find the task of beginning a weekly beer journal a particular daunting task; unless sick,… Read more »