Muslims visit Mecca; baseball fans visit Fenway Park; Disney fans go to Disney World; wine fans go to Napa Valley. Beer fans (freaks?) visit Westvleteren, Belgium.Continue reading “The Holy Grail of Belgian beer”
Belgium: the recap
I was in Belgium for a couple weeks in the middle of February. Where do I even start? Do I lead in with the fact that my 91-year-old grandma has a six-pack of Chimay Bleue in her room at the nursing home?Continue reading “Belgium: the recap”
Coors, of course!
I had been meaning to visit Coors Brewing since I first go to Colorado in 2020 but couldn’t due to Covid. So, of course, I had to pay a visit to the brewery when they reopened their tours. I thought I’d share some of the photographs from my visit.Continue reading “Coors, of course!”
More trade show, less s*** show, please!
I didn’t really know what to expect. I got on the light rail (because I knew I’d be drinking and didn’t want to find parking downtown and drive after), got off at Union Station and made my way to the Convention Center. I was like a kid on Christmas morning… and then…Continue reading “More trade show, less s*** show, please!”
Fall Foliage Foray
There is really nothing like seeing the aspens in the fall. Ask any Coloradan. I had to raid the place for the views and the brews!Continue reading “Fall Foliage Foray”
Coincidence? I don’t think so!
Do you know when the phrase “craft beer” was first used?Continue reading “Coincidence? I don’t think so!”
Boy oh boy! Where to start? I haven’t posted on here in far too long! Not because I haven’t been involved in craft beer but simply because of a lack of time and several more personal things I won’t bore you with.Continue reading “Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes!”
C.R.E.A.M. – Can Really Electrify A Mango
Homebrewing is one of my favorite things to do. And doing it with a friend makes it that much better!Continue reading “C.R.E.A.M. – Can Really Electrify A Mango”
Near Beer Cheer!
Every year I go on a vegan/alcohol-free diet for a month. Continue reading “Near Beer Cheer!”
Hard work, craftiness and Americana
Some months ago I decided to venture out to Lafayette, CO to check out a few breweries that had been on my bucket list for a while, among which was Liquid Mechanics Brewing. Continue reading “Hard work, craftiness and Americana”