There was an egregious saying in my misspent youth, “Once you go black, you’ll never go back,” which when uttered… Read more »
Posts Tagged: ale
[March 1, 2010] I’m going to fill up a figurative 12-pack in the three months to come, spotlighting a few… 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.
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.
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.
My brother and sister-in-law came up from Long Island for our annual belated Christmas, which also segued into a premature… Read more »
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.
I can’t say that I find the task of beginning a weekly beer journal a particular daunting task; unless sick,… Read more »