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.

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 […]

The Beer Week That Will Never Be

Oh, cruel fate! Through a calamitous lack of foresight, I am currently missing out not only on the Beer Bloggers Conference in Portland, Oregon, but also on Portland Beer Week itself. Both started today and will spill into the weekend. How could this happen? I’m good people. I always tip well at bars and say […]