Posts Tagged Beer


The History of the Beer Glass

It is well known that beer has been with mankind for a long time. As beer itself changed, expanded, and improved, so did the way in which we actually got the beer to our mouths. The earlier vessels man used for drinking included earthenware, pottery, carved out wood, and even sewn-together pieces of leather. As [...]

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Discovering Microbrews

Brewed on every continent around the world and enjoyed in every nation, beer can quench every type of thirst and go down as easily as spring water to thick, heady concoctions that resemble that of the thickest oatmeal. Just as the gourmet blends have conquered a large portion of the coffee business, handcrafted brews continue to keep a [...]

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The Strongest and Strangest Beers

Infographics are all the rage on the Web these days. You know, those charts that show ideas and statistics in pictures? We found this one today that not only tells you what the strongest beers are, but also the ingredients of the strangest ones. Who puts bananas in beer? Some of the ingredients might make [...]

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TapHunter – Search for Craft Beers on Tap

Image by sciascia via Flickr TapHunter lets you search for your favorite craft beer on tap in San Diego, Philadelphia, Seattle, Vancouver, and the Denver/Boulder area.  The listings cover breweries, brew pubs, and bars, and they are continuously updating these lists. If you are searching for your favorite craft beer, I highly recommend this site. [...]

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Inspired Beers: The Lost Abbey

Image by Bernt Rostad via Flickr The Lost Abbey is a brewery in San Marcos, California, and has one of the most interesting websites that I’ve seen in a long time. Their tagline is:  Inspired Beers for Saints and Sinners alike. The beers are modeled after the Trappist and Monastic beers, and include Lost and [...]

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Beer Festivals

Image via Wikipedia The Beer Festivals website is one of the best and most up-to-date calendars of  worldwide beer celebrations. From the UK to Japan to the US, all the links in the calendar are click-enabled. Here is the June 2010 event listing.

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He’Brew – The Chosen Beer

Image via Wikipedia I knew about the Chosen People, but a Chosen Beer? Schmaltz Brewing Company (yes, that is their real name) has an entire line of  He’Brew Chosen Beers.  The beers have great names: Jewbelation – Bar Mitzvah; R.I.P.A. on Rye; Genesis Ale; and Messiah Bold.  There is a an online store where you [...]

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Beer TV?

Image by Tuaussi via Flickr Only in America! Beer Tap TV has a number of shows devoted exclusively to beer, all on streaming video. They have guides, forums, and a blog as well.  There is a calendar of upcoming events as well.

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Re-Launching AnitaBeer

Image via Wikipedia I am re-launching my beer blog and re-dedicating it to  being just about beer! There are plenty of other blogs about wine and mixed drinks, so let’s raise a glass to one of the oldest drinks in the world! I will be discussing not only the finer aspects of beer, but will [...]

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