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 […]

Kings of Craft

Earlier this week I read an article about last year’s World Beer Cup winners. In the comments section, a bunch of Europeans were bullying American beers. All right, guys, we get it; during the half-century following American prohibition, we produced a lot of watered-down lagers, but it sounds as if you haven’t tried a U.S. […]

Beer & Christmas Dinner

I’d planned to review Dogfish Head’s Chicory Stout today, seeing as I somehow forgot to sample it during my search for the best winter beers. Then, yesterday at lunch, a tiny exploding star disguised as tomato basil soup sent my taste buds to the burn ward. Rather than lie about my inability to taste the […]