Beer & Video Games: Bastion

I sometimes enjoy writing about stuff that isn’t exactly beer-related. Why? Because talking about one thing all the time gets boring. I know, I know — I should’ve thought of that before I named my website. But let me offer this counterpoint: Meh.

Rogue Voodoo Doughnut Bacon Maple Porter

Am I reading that right? Rogue Voodoo Doughnut Bacon Maple Porter? OK, I get that Rogue made a new porter, which isn’t too unusual in itself. But it’s maple flavored. And bacon flavored. And it’s based on a doughnut. A voodoo doughnut. Wait … what?

Pewter: Beer Metal of the Gods

My friend Ben Kessler recently took a trip to England and brought me back a box marked “Pewter.” Being a gracious and respectful recipient of gifts, I calmly tore off the lid and shredded the tissue paper. Inside was a shiny pewter tankard. Drinking beer out of metal tastes amazing. The pewter kept the ale […]