Tag: Beer

Newstead Brewing played a crafty trick on me

I accidentally had a carefree night drinking beer the other night. It wasn’t the plan. It just sort of snuck up on me. I’ve had a mixed sixpack of Newstead Brewing beers sitting on my shelf for a …

5 tips for enjoying beer this Summer (like you need any!)

I have a complicated relationship with beer in Summer. “What’s so complicated?” you ask. “Summer is hot. Beer is cold and delightful. Therefore, drink beer!” I’d like it to be that simple. I really would. And perhaps one …

Eight that are great to share with a mate

Over the past couple of weeks, among all the decent beers, I’ve had the pleasure of trying a number of stand-out beers that I thought I’d recommend—two pales, two reds, two darks, and two strongs. Of course, my …

Alementary: The Sour Session

I have a pretty set stance on sour beers. Wanna hear it? I don’t like them. I don’t understand them. Some people love them, but I’m not sure why people inflict them on their own tastebuds. I was …

I’m back and I’m beering.

I’m back in the ring. The rains have come, and it seems my dry spell is over. In fact, there’s been somewhat of a deluge over the past week or so. My mouth is delighted. After our home …