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Der Dunbar: Paul Dunbar's German-American Dialect Poem "Lager Beer"

It’s Oktoberfest season around the world, so I’ve decided to highlight an interesting poem of Paul Dunbar’s in honor of the occasion. Oktoberfest is a sixteen-day long beer and folk festival held in Munich each year in September that has inspired other similar celebrations around the world. 726 more words

Great Lakes Sharpshooter Session Wheat IPA

One of the things that I’ve seen more and more in the beer world is trendy styles. For awhile, session beers were really in style and then wheat-IPA hybrids. 262 more words


Great Lakes Alberta Clipper

I hate the fact that pumpkin beers are out already. I have no interest in a pumpkin beer until September. By that point, a lot of pumpkin beers are sold out. 247 more words


Great Lakes Conway's Irish Ale

For some reason (I’m blaming end of quarter), I’ve been absolutely exhausted all this week. I haven’t been sleeping well and been having really weird dreams. 248 more words


Great Lakes High Striker Single

So, we’re getting to the point in the house process that we really have to start packing. We’re supposed to close at the end of the month and we have to move out and will most likely have to redo the floors in the new house before we move in. 217 more words


Bucks vs. Ducks: A Beer Guide to the College Football Playoff Championship

In advance of Monday night’s first ever College Football Playoffs Championship Game between THE (my own sincere emphasis/bias disclosure) Ohio State University and The University of Oregon, I tapped friend and Oregon beer expert (he… 1,546 more words


BWG's Favorite Craft Beer of 2014

BWG delved heavily into craft beer in 2014, developing an appreciation for everything across the style gambit from session lagers, to barrel aged stouts. Our list of favorite brews was whittled down to the same criteria used in determining our… 191 more words