Beer makes you SMRT

Beer makes you SMRT

Every drunk will tell you, you’re better at something when you’re a little drunk. I claim this every time I play darts. I get better for a few beers, then everything goes to heck around beer four. Well that’s probablyanecdotal, but most people will swear to this....
How to make a great Altbier (German Ale)

How to make a great Altbier (German Ale)

I’ve made several alt style beers for my neighborhood parties. I always am asked “what kind of beer is this”, which is quickly met with blank stares when I call it an “alt” style beer. In fact, I received so many blank stares at park parties I eventually relented and...
Japan’s new invention, Beer Smoothie?

Japan’s new invention, Beer Smoothie?

So you want your beer head to last a bit longer?  Kirin might have an answer for you. Kirin has created the “Ichiban Shibori Frozen Draft”.  They have taken the beer head, frozen it like a beer sorbet, and added it to the top of the beer. ...
Video games and beer!

Video games and beer!

Here’s a blast from the past! This is a video game release by Bally Midway back in 1983 called Tapper. Budweiser – the video game The idea was you play the bartender, serve customers before they get angry, and catch empty glasses before they fall to the...
Review: Newcastle Winter IPA

Review: Newcastle Winter IPA

Newcastle sent me another round of beer, this time their newest limited edition beer the Newcastle Winter IPA. Looks The Newcastle Winter IPA pours with a great light tan head which lasted for a little over a minute. When it dissipated though, the head was completely...