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Beer 2 of Spring - Rebel with a different cause...

Brewer: Samuel Adams       Craft: Rebel Rouser IPA       ABV: 8.4%

Guess what? The Rider has a brother…the Rouser!  I felt it was my duty to check out the double IPA that Sam Adams crafted in relation to the session IPA they crafted.  97 more words


‘Liquid Gold on Tap?’ - Exploring the Craft Beer 'Bubble'

Since the ‘90s we have seen the dot-com, stock market and property bubbles all burst. Now the craft beers bubble floats around the streets of London and other UK cities, leaving in its wake a trail of microbreweries, pop-up bars and trendy drinking holes. 871 more words

Business & Marketing

Urban Tap House

Everything about Urban Tap House screams modernity. There’s graffiti-esque writing on the walls, the beer list is on a huge flat-screen TV,  and the logo of the dominant brewery – … 227 more words


Review: Leinenkugel Brewing's "Wee Heavy Scotch Ale"

Name: Leinenkugel Brewing’s “Wee Heavy Scotch Ale”

Age: Bottled in 2012

Type/Style: Scotch Ale / Wee Heavy

ABV/Gravity: 9.5%

This week I’ll be featuring several beers from Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing Company for The Lincoln Fill Station and Home Brew – if you mention this article when purchasing one of them, you’ll receive a 10% discount! 384 more words

Craft Beer

Beer 1 of Spring - Rebel with a cause

Brewer: Samuel Adams       Craft: Rebel Rider IPA       ABV: 4.5%

Welcome to Spring!  I know, I know.  It’s not really Spring yet.  But my philosophy on that differs slightly from the convention.  203 more words


The Rummer Tavern

Located directly opposite the Castle, the Rummer Tavern is about as central as it gets. Yet even though its in the middle of a modern city, it almost feels like a trip back in time. 220 more words


Beer 72 of winter - Palindromic Pale Ale

Brewer: Starr Hill       Craft: Reviver Red IPA       ABV: 6.2%

A palindrome is any word or phrase or numeric series that reads the same forward and backward.  105 more words