Strong Beer Fest | Part 1

Beer festivals seem illogical. We humans design festivals to celebrate a thing — often a person or event unrelated to the act of drinking — and then we display our affection for said thing by getting hammered. But now we’re organizing festivals for beer. Did we exhaust all other things worth celebrating? And have we, […]

Burton Baton Review

Long before I began my bromance with beer, Dogfish Head was brewing some of the best ales around. And they still are — their current lineup includes a stellar selection of year-round beers, seasonals, and occasional Frankenbeer’s monsters. So you might be wondering why I’ve hardly mentioned them before now. The answer is, uh … […]

The Last 10 Years in Beer

Last week, a new year was born. And a new decade! Before we look ahead at what beers may come, let’s flip back through a timeline of the 2000s’ weirdest beer-related news. 2000: Ah, the opener of the aughts — that’s my new name for this past decade, mainly because I want to say things […]