I know I said that I was going to try to upload more videos last week in order to get the winter beerfest content all online, but you may have noticed that I didn’t get around to that. No, what I got instead last week was “Surprise Appendicitis!” followed immediately by “Bonus Emergency Surgery!” (it… Continue reading
Clean Beer? You “clean” a fish and wash your vegetables, but how clean is the draft beer you drink? In the words of Brian Wiggs, Dark Horse Brewing Co. Marshall, MI, “Brewing is 10% chemistry and 90% janitorial”. This statement will ring true for any brewer whether they are a homebrewer or Brewmaster. Keeping your… Continue reading
Just wanted to drop in a little tease of what we saw at the 2001 Michigan Brewers Guild Winter Beerfest. Stay tuned for more videos from the festival.
The 2011 Michigan Brewer’s Guild Winter Beer Fest was everything a beer lover born within these great peninsulas could love. 28 degrees, snow, bonfires and of course ounces upon gallons of some of the best beer made on planet Earth. It’s amazing to see how Michigan beer has caught fire. Having been in this business… Continue reading
You may have noticed a redesign of the website. We have added community features to try to make your experience more connected with the other users. Before you could only comment on individual posts. But now, if you sign up for a This Week in Beer Community account, you can participate in our forums, or… Continue reading
Lord I wish I didn’t have to keep using that graphic. You may have noticed a peculiar lack of updates recently. it started out as the usual holiday business but has turned into to something much less (or more depending on how you feel about holiday business) enjoyable. And as much as I would like… Continue reading
I didn’t go blind.
I suppose it was just a matter of time.
Now, I don’t often find myself putting away an open bottle of beer, but I am still surprised that I have never seen a product like this before. Beersavers are bottlecap-shaped silicone covers for your beet bottles. They are discribed as a way to keep your beer “fresh and safe,” not sure what they mean… Continue reading
I feel like I’m taking crazy pills. I swear that just last week we learned about BrewDog’s magical concoction The End of History, and that at 55% alcohol it had claimed the title of the worlds most alcoholic beer. and now I am stunned to see that is already old news. Koelschip is the name… Continue reading