It doesn’t matter if you’re a saint or sinner, a reverend or a priest, a farmhand or a monk, or just a right good chap, you probably like Belgian beer. What is it about Belgian ales? Why do beer nerds, myself included, flock to these exotic styles from a faraway time and place? And how [...]
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I’ve given “Lager” a bad rap over the years. There was a time in my craft beer infancy when I associated anything labeled as a lager as something light, fizzy, and tasted like it was made by a multinational corporation that sponsors professional sports. And even as I matured, I’m still a huge fan of [...]
To tell this story, we need to go back in time a few months… Sometime between September and October 2010, my employer handed out an annual bonus to all employees. With this newfound unbudgeted surge to my wallet, I did what most, if not all, beer geeks would have done: I got some beer I [...]