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3 Cheers for Whiskey + Beer

What does a whiskey/beer hybrid taste like? According to beer writer Kevin Gibson, daredevil drinkers are in for a lip-smacking surprise at Corsair Distillery. Finding himself in Bowling Green, KY, Gibson decided to sample the small-batch distillery’s specialty brews. Three varieties of whiskey distilled with hops. Hops- isn’t that for […]

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A New Taste from Beer Manufacturer Sierra Nevada

Once one of the few pale ales available, Sierra Nevada maintains its position as one of the best with nary a struggle. Even while craft beers vie for preeminence, Sierra Nevada knocks out reliable winners. The company seems dedicated to innovating brewing processes and ingredients, experimenting with small batches and […]

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What’s New for UK Craft Beers?

Not so far across the Atlantic Ocean a storm is brewing. Well, not a storm, but an array of craft ales and lagers. Britain’s hankering for new, tasty products is spurring small creative breweries, as well as some of the bigger beer names, to reinvent one of the nation’s favorite […]

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New Refreshing Whiskey Cask Stout from Innis & Gunn

Looking for something lip -smackingly refreshing this spring? Award winning Scottish brewery Inns and Gunn are about to let their seasonal favorite, Irish Whiskey Stout, back out on the market. Like Kevin Gibson, you may have a hard time tracking this one down in the States, but when you do, […]

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Funny And Controversial Beer Ads

Have you seen Heineken’s latest ad campaign — the one where Neil Patrick Harris extols the delicious virtues of the company’s award winning Heineken Light, from… off camera? With this commercial, Heineken is openly mocking modern advertising practices. Ads for beer and spirits give us slow pours and loads of […]

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How to Use the NextGlass App to Test Your Beer

Next Glass recently launched in the US and Canada. Available for your iPhone, or Android, this app analyzes the chemical elements, or DNA, of any given beer or wine for the purpose of delighting your taste buds. Becca Yeamans-Irwin took it for a test spin; after opening the app, you […]

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What Type of Beer Glass Should you Use?

A glass of beer by any other shape would still taste just as great, right? Well, apparently not. According to Nora Mcgunnigle, the shape and quality of your beer glass can play a big part in how much–  or how little– you enjoy your drink. Louisiana brewery, Abita, has recently […]

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Gifts for Home Beer Brewers

Wondering what to get for your favorite sibling’s next birthday? Are you looking for something a little bit different for the boss that will set you apart? Or something for your beau that will convey your love and appreciation for this truly unique individual? Kevin Gibson shares his top picks […]

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