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Understanding Beer - More Than Appreciation

The purpose of this blog is to take a deeper look at the breweries, the beers and the process of brewing in order to provide that knowledge to our readers. 253 more words


Style Study: Saisons

What is a saison, and how does it differ from a farmhouse ale?

Apparently the answer to this question is neither simple, nor is it widely agreed upon. 970 more words


Style Study: English Porter

The English Porter originated about three centuries ago in the UK and, like many beer styles, was a product of its time. Unfortunately, the best place to study this style is probably not the United States, but I did my darndest with what was available to me here in Chicagoland. 839 more words