I had the pleasure of leading a beer tasting for someone's birthday on Saturday night and it was a great time. I brought a typical light to dark tasting and was fortunate enough to have some great fresh hoppy beers with me as well. I also brought a special surprise for the guest honor because what's party without a surprise? I was in a small apartment that had a few rugrats crawling around so I kept the intro section short and included the additional details as I talked throu
When I tell people that I age certain beers for sometimes several years I very often get confused looks. Beer is ready to be consumed once it leaves the brewery and the general rule of thumb is that you should drink it fresh, sometimes VERY fresh. This is correct for the vast majority of beers but there are certain instances where the flavors in the beer will become more complex as the beer ages under the right conditions. Rather than wasting my breathe telling you all the nu
I'm a beer nerd who enjoys great craft beer but more importantly I want to share great beer with all of you!