Session Beers

The Rise of the Session Beer

Growing up as a teenager in the 80’s, beer was watery, bland, and boring. Let’s face it, when Moosehead was at the top of the food chain, you had a great deal of room for improvement. We used to hear rumors of Australian or Canadian beers that were 5% or 6% alcohol by volume and…


What is Altbier?

If you’re a beer lover and have been trying out different beer varieties for a while now, you may have already come across the German beer variety – Altbier. If you haven’t, we strongly recommend that you give it a try. The name Altbier means old beer. The brewing method used in making Altbier is…

Boston Beer Week 2013

Boston Beer Week – March 8-17, 2013

Raise Your Pints to Boston! Boston Beer Week is a weeklong celebration of beer (from Boston and beyond) within the Greater Boston Area. The annual event highlights the people, places and events that make Boston’s beer scene what it is today and what it will be tomorrow. This year’s Boston Beer Week will be held March 8-17,…


41 Miles Per Gallon on Beer

  The average human walks 900 miles per year, and drinks 22 gallons of beer, which means the average human gets 41 MPG. Not bad… via Zane Lamprey on Facebook.


How Beer Helps Me Sleep Better

For a few years I rarely had a beer at home in the evening. It may be because I tended to be the guy who could not stop at 2 beers when I was younger, it could be because of a fear of alcoholism that runs in the family, or it could be because I was…


Imagine A Craft Beer Super Bowl Ad?

Every year we get these blah ads from Budweiser and Miller touting their new attempts to hold on to market share and stay relevant in the new marketplace. I mean, seriously, Budweiser Black Crown? To be honest, I am not even sure what Budweiser Black Crown is, but I do know it will be a…


Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout Review

If you’ve wanted to try out a new imperial stout variety for a while now, we recommend that you try the Brooklyn Black Chocolate Stout. The Black Chocolate Stout from Brooklyn Brewery is a beer with an alcohol concentration of 10% by volume. It was made once exclusively for ‘Catherine The Great’ and is one…

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