This is nice news for fans of real ale and/or heavy metal band Iron Maiden. According to Bravewords.com According to Morningadvertiser.co.uk, IRON MAIDEN’s Trooper Beer has sold 3.5 million pints without its brewer Robinsons spending a penny on marketing. Robinsons Brewery’s director marketing also revealed that they’ve turned down opportunities to make a beer for […]
Craftbeer.com has posted a very interesting writeup on proper etiquette regarding kegs. Many people get a keg from their local brewery, pay the deposit and feel that they own the keg if they do not get their deposit back. This is not true. Keeping or defacing a keg is in fact illegal. Keg Etiquette When […]
So I had heard about these for some time and finally picked up a pair of them from Bed Bath & Beyond for about $19 for the two. As a guy who likes to hang out in the /r/beerporn section of Reddit, I kept seeing people post photos of their amazing beers in this weird, […]
The kind humans at Sonoma Cider sent us 1 bottle each, of their 3 cider varieties. We decided to try these during the mash stage of our BelMartian IPA. Each alien poured a small taster and we exchanged tasting notes and here is what we came up with. The Hatchet Apple Cider has a nice […]
New Years is a human holiday where lots of beer is consumed. This sounded ideal to me so I went to seek out beer to consume that night. I happened to be in the Del Mar area and discovered Culture Brewing Co., in the nearby neighborhood of Solana Beach. For those of you unfamiliar with […]
Midnight Sun Moscow poured black with a thick tan head that sticks around and leaves little lacing but coats the glass with oily, dark caramel looking layer. I often prefer stouts to not have a white head, so visually, this ale was gorgeous! The smell was absolutely wonderful.