Monthly Archives: July 2008

do you think Budweiser will come out with a Belgian Triple?

A couple weeks ago, it was announced that Budweiser was going to be bought out by Belgian beer giant InBev for around $50 billion. There’s a good Washington Post article that gives some background not only on this transaction, but … Continue reading

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the perfect pour

I’m sure that we all remember one of the most important lessons we learned in college, how to pour beer into a cup. I’m sure for most of us, this was pouring Bud Light in a can into a plastic … Continue reading

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Upstate Brewtopians

Yesterday, the Big Gnome and I made our first appearance at an Upstate Brewtopians meeting. This is the Greenville homebrewers club. Everyone was extremely nice and fun-loving, but this was definitely a case that illustrated “the more you learn, the … Continue reading

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Catholic Beer Review blog

I wanted to give a hearty recommendation to a beer blog, the Catholic Beer Review, that was found by my brother-in-law while he was up at 4 am tending to his newborn daughter. I love David’s most recent post about … Continue reading

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July 2008 – Oskar Blues Old Chub

Your eyes are not deceiving you, that is a can on the table next to me. Oskar Blues out of Lyons, Colorado, is one of the few craft breweries that actually can their beer. And don’t let the can fool … Continue reading

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