The Dregs of Beer Blogging

I’ve never had problems figuring out what to write about. Ideas strike at work, in the shower, as I’m falling asleep (basically, whenever it’s difficult to write them down). But sometimes, usually when the thought of how few people want to fund my writing career hurls me screaming into the blighted realm of Who Gives […]

Best Drinkin’ Music of 2010

Before I started writing about beer, before I even liked the stuff, I spent a lot of time critiquing music, movies, and video games. During that time, I acquired a passion for music that nearly matches my thirst for beer. And I discovered (during exhaustive field research) that they go surprisingly well together. Beer stimulates […]

Big Red Pour Festival Report

I’m still trying to figure out Draft magazine’s Big Red Pour. Was it a beer festival? A rock concert? A silent auction? A turkey slaughterhouse? If you too had stood in the landscape-devouring shadow of Mount Turkeyleg, you’d guess the latter. It was awe inspiring. At one point, its saucy peak nearly sundered the canopy […]