Monthly Archives: February 2009

Untamed in ’09! Yes we can!

I was honored, yet surprised, to find out a week ago that I was nominated for one of the board positions for the Upstate Brewtopians, our regional homebrewers club. I’m not sure who nominated me, but I definitely owe them … Continue reading

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Victory Moonglow Weizenbock

Video fever!

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February 2009 – Untamed Beer Slain Troll’s Blood Coffee Stout

I thought I would change it up a little bit this month. Rather than just writing about this month’s beer of the month, since I’m about two weeks late, I thought I would do a little real-time tasting video. You … Continue reading

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Brewgrass tickets on sale

Tickets for the Brewgrass Festival are now on sale. I’ve never been able to make it to one of these, but I’ve been assured by those that have it is an awesome time. There will be around 40 breweries showing … Continue reading

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seriously?

Kid Rock to have his own craft beer

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possible demise of the Oregon brewing empire?

It seems we aren’t alone in South Carolina with beer-hating government officials. It can even strike the Beer Mecca. Thanks to Vocated and the Beave for sending this video along to me: http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2009/02/14/or.1900.beer.tax.kgw In Oregon, they are considering increasing the … Continue reading

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alternatives to wine for St. Valentine’s Day dinner

As St. Valentine’s Day approacheth, I have begun brainstorming for creative ways to celebrate the day with my bride. (Side note: being married for four years now, I’m impressed that I actually started thinking about this two days in advance…) … Continue reading

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