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Beer Christmas

Beer Christmas Gifts, 200th Anniversary + Your First Beer

It is time for the yearly tradition of “suggesting” gifts for the #independent beer fan on your Christmas list. I always recommend a beer oriented book for the holidays and I have talked numerous...
Beer Ireland

Guinness Ambassador, King Swirly III + Eagle Rock Double Tap

News of Guinness planning a brewery in the United States was covered in summary last week and with St. Patrick’s Day still fresh in my mind, it is time to check in with Guinness...
Brewery Logos

Foreign Beers Brewed Local, Brouwerij IPA + Music and Beer

If it seems like you are in Europe, but you don’t have your passport with you, it just might be because of European brewers landing on American shores. From sea to shining sea. Mikkeller...
Craft Beer Ireland

Porter From Dublin to the West Indies

What is brand extension and what is letting brewers brew? If you are a garage project, you are the latter but if you are owned by a multi-national corporation then it is always the...
Sour Beer San Diego

The Hidden California Beer Festival Calendar

The beer year is getting filled with more and more events, which is a bit of a double-edged sword. Some events end up being missed amongst the forest of other craft beer gatherings and...