On 10/5 I had a few guys over for a top notch brew day and to sample 13 traditional styles with their American counterparts. Over the course of a few hours we had some great conversation, some excellent samples, and we brewed an India Brown Ale that I’m calling Genesis. 39 more words
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No matter what side of the bar you’re on, you don’t hear mead being ordered very often. Until recently, my only mead memory stemmed from going to the Central Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire as a child and wondering why the large man dressed as the king had a goblet of “juice”. 323 more words
Located in Kent, Washington, Airways Brewing Company (CBM Sponsor) first opened their doors to the public in March 2010. In October of that same year, they introduced their signature IPA: Sky Hag, the first new beer to be added to the Airways Brewing lineup since their launch earlier in the year. 499 more words
Note: this column originally appeared in the Oct. 2 edition of the Santa Barbara News-Press.
Early fall in Santa Barbara is fantastic, because it’s really more like an extended summer — which, in Santa Barbara, is more like an extended spring anyway. 654 more words