There are many historic breweries in the US, with Narragansett being one of the most notable ones. This Rhode Island-based brewery was founded in 1890 and specializes in classic lagers and ales. They’re ranked #32 as the largest craft brewery in America and have attracted a following with their lagers and several shandy flavors. Are […]
Which cities do you think of when you think of craft beer? Maybe Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Chicago, Austin, Dallas, and Tampa? But would you expect to add Duluth, Minnesota? After all, they are home to the oldest microbrewery and brewpub in the state. I’ve had some beers from this region — some of
Local craft beer in Chicago is only becoming more popular. And it’s no wonder why — Chicago is a hub for everything creative and innovative. This is why the Windy City also attracts tourists, and enjoying Chicago’s craft beer scene is a great way to explore the city. Are you planning a trip to Chicago?
What do you think are the most popular beers in America? Probably Budweiser, Miller, and maybe Yuengling and Boston Lager. But did you expect Michelob’s Amber Bock to end up on that list? For me, it wasn’t a surprise. Amber Bock is actually a beer I’ve known about for a long time, years before I
Ah, the stout. A good stout is a strong beer with a high ABV. Stouts are dark because they’re brewed with more barley. The barley content also gives the stout its heavy and robust flavor. But what’s so great about the stout is how you can mix different flavors into this beer style. Coffee is
At first glance, a witbier and Hefeweizen may look similar. But if you give the beers a sip, you’ll realize they have many differences. Some of the differences, such as region (witbier is from Belgium and the Hefeweizen is from Germany), are typical, but these beers also differ in taste and contain different brewing ingredients.
Nashville is one of the best cities in the US to enjoy a beer. This city boasts 40 breweries alone! However, not all of them can be the best. Are you taking a trip to Nashville? If so, you’re making a good choice. I visited Nashville in 2016. The city was so beautiful and I
There’s a reason why Austin, Texas was voted one of the best beer cities in the country. The rising city is known as the music capital of the country. And you can’t enjoy a good band without a fresh beer in your hand! Austin has become a second home for me. My brother and I
Brewers have more hop options than ever before, especially with growers making new varieties of hops. To bring new life into your brews, you should consider Motueka hops. Motueka hops are made in New Zealand and have citrus characteristics. This hop type is bred from Saaz hops, the most notable form of hops that are
Lagers are one of the most popular types of beer and a personal favorite of mine. But all lagers are different. While most lagers have a hint of a hop flavor, others are smoother and integrate other flavors in this classic style. Other times, you just get a crisp lager that will always be your