- The Mermaid swims again. (1)
- Carl Pietrantonio: Woo Hoo! Glad to see the reappearance of this blog!!!
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- The Mermaid swims again. (1)
- “We are SO related…” April 25, 2015, 5:42 pmJust arrived in the mail–my 14-year old granddaughter’s Thank You note to me for her birthday present. The headline above …Continue reading →
- Old dog, new tricks (but peeing on the floor still happens). April 24, 2015, 11:53 pmThe post before this one (scroll down) is evidence that Your Humble (it is to laugh) Host has somewhat mastered …Continue reading →
- Avengers: Age of Ultron Review – So Big It Barely Fits on the Screen April 24, 2015, 9:56 pmAge of Ultron isn’t a “movie” in the same traditional sense that Soylent isn’t “food.” Marvel has pioneered something new: …Continue reading →
- “We are SO related…” April 25, 2015, 5:42 pm
Category Archives: Beer History
When John Holl left legitimate journalism and entered the strange world of beer writing a couple of years back, we all had to raise our games more than a bit. Yes, he’s that good and when he has something to … Continue reading
BORN TO BREW Bill Moeller’s career spanned the rise and fall of post-war mainstream brewing and had a dramatic effect upon the early days of craft brewing By Jack Curtin From the perspective of his 84 years, a milestone he … Continue reading
Remember three weeks or so ago when I manned up and dug deep into those dark corners where forgotten things rest and found an 18-year old bottle of Thomas Hardy’s Ale? It was a good moment and I had the … Continue reading
Kerry Bryne, who writes about food and drink for the Boston Herald (the perfect home for a crazed right winger) and is also the self-described “potentate” of the very good Cold, Hard Football Facts website, asked a lot of knowledgeable … Continue reading
This whole review project has been embarrassing to me, unfair to the publishers and authors who provided me with review copies and surely annoying to you regular attendees here who have a right to expect me to follow up on … Continue reading
Loyal reader Bill asked a question this morning in the fascination exchange going on in the comments section for yesterday’s post : So if there was a SandLot brewery at Coors Field in 1995 as Matt Osborne’s quote above said, … Continue reading
One of those discussions that pop up wherever beer geeks gather–how good is Blue Moon anyway?–started off a long thread on Facebook last night. Early on someone said something I had always believe, that Blue Moon was created at the … Continue reading
I wanted to check out and (presumably) recommend some of 2013’s major books about the beer world in time for Christmas.The authors and publishers were kind enough to provide me with review copies and everything was set. Then I wandered … Continue reading
10 Amazing Things That Happened Over A Beer Do you know how many amazing moments in history have involved a beer? Hard work deserves a reward, no matter who you are.