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Born-again beer drinkers and appreciating the multiple aspects of beer

April 17, 2012


Those recently converted to craft beer can be as fanatical as any born-again religious fundamentalist. As though repenting for what they see as years of immoral consumption of macro lager, they lament, “Oh, what have I done? All those evenings wasted! But now I know better, and will never let the swill of macro lager […]

A brew by any other name

February 13, 2012


On an interpersonal level, there are few things that can start a beer-related argument as easily as the opinion on tasting/judging to style. This basically comes down to there being two basic opinions about how to assess the overall quality of a beer: Is this a good beer? Or, Is this a good (style of […]