The year is almost a quarter over and I'm not one for lists and rankings and much prefer to just drink good beer and share my experiences but in this particular case I wanted to declare what I believe to be the best beer of 2016 thus far. I should also start by saying that this year has begun with me drinking a lot of great beer, I had my first taste of Pieces of Eight from Foley Brothers, Make it Rain from Other Half and Barrier, Mo' Shuggie Soulbender was bottled again. I a
OK, let's get this out of the way up front. I'm a food snob. My nose is tilted 20 degrees higher when it comes to food as compared to beer. Yes, I'm very inclined to seek out the very best beers that are out there but I'm also happy to concede and drink some crap beer from time to time, I can't always say the same for food. Living in New York City doesn't leave me short of options for beer or food but finding a great restaurant that has a beer selection to match isn't very ea
This was a private tasting that a friend hosted for some business colleagues and I brought the basics to navigate through a beer 101 course. I included four beers in the actual tasting but as you can see in the picture below a few people brought their own beers which made the experience even more fun. For the guided tasting I brought Boulevard - Tank 7 Farmhouse Ale, Westbrook - Gose, Stone - Enjoy By 12.25.2015 and AleSmith - Speedway Stout. Below is the summary of people's
I'm a beer nerd who enjoys great craft beer but more importantly I want to share great beer with all of you!