March 21, 2012 - 8:34pm
Schlafly Irish-Style Extra Stout - An alternative to green beer [Lville Beer]
See what happens when I take a week off...people go crazy and start drinking colored beer.
So, you may or may not have noticed that I skipped my beer review post last week.  It was completely intentional, as I figured that between the upcoming basketball games and St. Patrick's Day most people were going to have two types of beer on their mind - Guinness and the ever popular (...
February 27, 2012 - 7:50pm
Ask A Cicerone - Volume 1 [Lville Beer]
Volume 1 in a series designed to answer all your beer questions
So recently I had another brilliant idea, shocking right?  There is so much to learn and know about beer from styles to how it's brewed, etc.  Giving our readers a resource for all their beer knowledge needs is our goal and so I asked my buddy Scott Shreffler, a Certified Cicerone,...
December 14, 2011 - 1:07pm
Leave a sixer of this for St. Nick this year and he won't be going ANYWHERE for a while - leaving you plenty of time to rummage through his sleigh.
Last night was not a very Christmas-y evening with mild temperatures and drizzling rain - a night I will take over twenty degrees and snow any night of the year.  Regardless of the deceptive weather it is a fact that Christmas is a mere eleven days away, and so with that in mind I popped the...
July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
I was told I HAD to try this limited edition beer. Normally I don't like being told what to do; this time I'm glad I listened.
I was at Boombozz Taphouse in the Highlands last week for their Schlafly Beer fundraiser for the Wings Clinic here locally when my good friend Michael Beckmann, the bar manager there, said that I HAD to try this limited release brew - Hop Toddy.  I agreed, but as I sat and finished my Smoked...