Beer is a wonderful beverage but as hardy as many can be, there are a number of problems that can cause good beer to go bad. Like any food or beverage, unwanted guests like bacteria or other microbes can cause issues. To prevent these pests from putting the hurt on our favorite drink, some brewers pasteurize their beer. This kills any unwanted guests but does pasteurization hurt a beer’s ability to age? Let’s take a look.
Have a brewery you love? Want to help them get more business? In just a couple minutes, you can help them out in one simple way. Write them an online review. Here’s how do you can help your favorite brewery with a review and why it will mean a lot.
The holidays are almost here and you still have a couple beer lovers on your list. While time may be running out to shop for the perfect gift to give your stout lover, we’re got a collection of items that can still be delivered in time for the holidays. Check out this last minute beer lovers gift guide for 2016.
Beer is best close to home, so while visiting Florida one should enjoy beers brewed in the local market. Two Henrys Brewing is named for railroad tycoons Henry B. Plant and Henry M. Flagler, two men that had a big impact on the state of Florida. Like the folks the brewery is named for, Hop Tycoon Double IPA looks to be the tycoon of IPAs.
You’d be hard pressed to find a beer drinker that hasn’t played cornhole, also referred to as bags by many. Call it whatever you like, it’s become the most popular yard game around and you’ll find it at bars too. Everyone likes a fun way to pass the time and stir a bit of competition while they drink. But while cornhole has become our goto game, it has one big problem; it’s not really inside friendly. Crownhole is the new cornhole meets quarters and a drinking game you can play anywhere.
Beer is wonderful food in a glass. But while we’d love to do nothing but drink beer, it may not be the best live choice to go on an all-liquid diet, all the time. What if we could eat a part of our favorite beverage, any time? With ReGrained granola bars, beer lovers can have a bit of brew any time they like.
Bourbon barrel-aged imperial stouts are one of the most popular beer styles out there. Each year the release of these brews brings big excitement to craft beer fans as they check out how the unique profiles of each barrel change a beer from year to year. Without a doubt the most well known of these brews is Goose Island Bourbon County Brand Stout. Take a look at the upcoming 2016 release.
Always on the job, craft beer lovers are always working, searching for their next great find, next great drink. Like a cop working the beat, beer fans work long hours and take pride in a job well done. And like the badge a cop wears, we too wear a badge of honor that goes with finding and imbibing in great beer. Now you can wear a real badge to show your beer pride and use it to get into your favorite bottle of brew too, with the Beer Patrol Badge bottle opener.