Barrels 101 – Prepping your barrel

This is the second post in a series I’ve committed to writing, focused solely on using spent liquor/wine barrels in home brewing.  Just in case you missed it, here’s the first post. So at...read more

Behind the Scenes: Brew Woo

Beer fests are fun.  They’re also pretty exhausting for those who work them, especially brewers.  Don’t believe me?  Next time you’re at a two-session fest that lasts until, say 9...read more

Never-Look-Back: Meeting Garrett Oliver

I’m continuously amazed by how things just happen sometimes. Yesterday I was riding along with a distribution rep on the north shore when he got a phone call.  Turns out one of his friends had ...read more

Barrels 101

how to make your own body wrap p style=”text-align: center;”> The following post is going to be the first of a 3 post series about barrels.  In this installment we'll cover some barr...read more

On Blast: Coors Light Iced T

You might have seen something about this recently. A few days ago, MolsonCoors announced that they will be launching Coors Light Iced T in Canada and possibly rolling it out to the US after that. At t...read more

What's in My Beer?

angioedema treatment couple days ago, I got a QR code review that bothered me a little bit.  Here it is: Appearance: 1 Aroma: 3 Taste: 2 Overall: 2 Comments: “Why they hell is there a snowstorm...read more

Labors of Love

define expository essay p style=”text-align: center;”>   Labors of love — we have plenty. We try to impress a hands-on feeling to almost everything we do. Whether it’s han...read more

Test Batch – Groundswell 2.0 (Again)

I know I just very recently re-brewed Groundswell for its re-release next month, but after tasting the results I can't help but try to tweak one last thing before we go full scale.  It's pr...read more

Exploring Philly – Day 2

We made some pretty good progress in Day 1, and in Day 2 we hoped to visit as many places as we could. We grabbed brunch at Khyber Pass Pub (hard to stay away from this place, it's that good). Th...read more

Exploring Philly – Day 1

A few weeks ago Maggie and I decided we should take a trip to Philly on this long weekend. A few reasons for this: 1) I had never been (I know — I’m so sheltered) and 2) we heard it’...read more