I try to visit brewpubs every time I travel to a new destination, both for the opportunity to enjoy some new beer and for the chance to experience a new place/atmosphere that I can file away for future visits. One tourist town close to my home is San Antonio and one enjoyable brewpub in this historic city is Blue Star Brewing Company, a brewpub with some interesting accompaniments.
May 26, 2009
May 23, 2009
What is it about Sierra Nevada Pale Ale that makes it so special? Find out why it is easy to see why this beer has become an American classic.
Belhaven Wee Heavy Scottish Ale ranks among the best Scottish ales around, with a taste that is both smooth and rich without going to extremes in any direction. Find out more about the rich, full, flavor of this imported Scottish Ale.
May 20, 2009
Ask someone to name a brand of stout and Guinness Stout is the brand they are most likely to name. Guinness Stout set the standard by which other stouts are measured and for a while it was often the only stout beer product available in different parts of the United States.
Bud Light is one of America’s best- selling beer products and it ranks as one of several malt beverages that are a safe bet to satisfy or at least not offend attendees at any party. How many times have you gone beer shopping for a party and given in to Bud Light? Most everyone at least finds it acceptable, including those who are not fans of light beer.
Most everyone is familiar with Corona Extra and many novice beer drinkers rank it among their favorite malt beverages.
May 19, 2009
What European import beers have you sampled in the past year? The beer brand most often mentioned when Americans are asked this question is Heineken.
May 16, 2009
Book Review: New Complete Joy of Homebrewing, by Charlie Papazian
Find out about home brewing, how to brew your own beer, popular beer styles and more. Let this homebrewing guide show you all you need to know about homebrewing. Too bad it doesn’t come in a hard copy as my copy is well worn.
Beer Advocate is unique in many ways. It is a one of a kind beer magazine. It is “green” made from paper that can be recycled. It is not available anywhere other than the Beer Advocate site. Find out what’s so special about Beer Advocate magazine.