First order of business is to hop on the honesty train and admit the first few times I tried the beers from Singlecut Beersmiths in Astoria and which included several trips to the brewery I wasn't blown away by their beers. On one of our early dates my girlfriend went for a run over the Tri-borough (or RFK Bridge, whatever) which terminated at the brewery to quench our thirst. She had a variety of the Kim, I believe Hibiscus which kicked off her torrid love affair with sours
Who hasn't heard the age old sayings, "it's on the inside that counts," or, "beauty is only skin deep." These are ideals we're taught as tots so that we look beyond the surface of both people and things that we come across in our daily lives. When it's comes to purchasing any kind of beer, wine or booze the first thing we see before the style, appellation or length of aging is the package design. We all want to think we're smarter than being drawn in by a label but it happens
I'm a beer nerd who enjoys great craft beer but more importantly I want to share great beer with all of you!