30 Sep 2015

5 of the Strangest Beer Ever Brewed!

Now that the craft beer revolution is old news, a microbrewery can’t just make better-than-average beer to get noticed. They have to do something really unique to get their name out there—and there seems to be no end to the weird things beer makers will do to get noticed. Here are some of the strangest […]
23 Sep 2015

Top 5 Facts about Heineken

Heineken is easily one of the most iconic beer brands in the world – but how much do you know about the beer and the company that brews the stuff? The Dutch lager with the lone red star on a green bottle can be something of an enigma. Thankfully, we’ve researched these 10 facts about […]
16 Sep 2015

Try A Shot: Flaming Dr. Pepper!!

A strange combination of beer, alcohol and fire that winds up tasting like Dr. Pepper. It also tastes like Dr. Pepper coming back up so I would recommend only having a couple of these. Supplies: 1/4 oz 151 Rum 3/4 oz Amaretto 1 12 oz Beer 1 pint glass 1 shot glass Matches or a […]
9 Sep 2015

Prevent the Hangover: What Should I Do?

As most people know hangovers are due to the dehydrating effects of alcohol. This occurs because Alcohol is a diuretic, however, there are other ingredients in some forms of alcohol that also contribute to a hangover. These are called cogeners and are found in dark drinks such as Brandy, Red Wine, Whiskey, etc. Beer is […]
2 Sep 2015

Beer Lovers: Chocolate Guinness Cake Recipe

Ingredients: 1 cup Guinness (dark beer) 1/2 cup butter, cubed 2 cups sugar 3/4 cup baking cocoa 2 eggs, beaten 2/3 cup sour cream 3 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1-1/2 teaspoons baking soda TOPPING: 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1-1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/2 cup heavy whipping cream Preparation: Grease […]
26 Aug 2015

Let the Games Begin: Have Your Own Beer Olympics

Let the Games Begin! The Beer Olympics combine the competitive nature of intramural sports, with the enough beer to drown a small village. But, if you’re going to partake in the most sacred of competitions, you have to do it the correct way. Basic Rules Teams must be made up of no more than 6 […]
19 Aug 2015

Lovers of Beer: 5 Best Beer Apps

Many consumers have a beer once in a while when going out, without putting much thought into it. Others, however, are passionate beer drinkers who take several things into account when choosing their beer, and beer apps aim to improve the whole experience. From what beer would go best with your meal, be it salmon […]
12 Aug 2015

Top 5 Beers with Weird Names

Every beer producer always wants its brands to stay on top in the market by all means. Some of the brewers spend millions on slick advertising while others are forced to pay a king’s ransom just to pimp the name of their beer. However, it is not always easy for smaller breweries in the market. […]
5 Aug 2015

Guess Who? Who Owns Your Favourite Brands

Thirsty? Nothing like an ice cold Leinenkugel or a Goose Island. Infinitely better than that watered-down Natty Light or, worse, Keystone…. right? You might cherish your small-batch brewery buzz, but the truth of the matter is that you probably have no idea just how big the people backing your beer actually are. Here’s a breakdown […]
29 Jul 2015

What Makes a Great Beer Festival?

Many beer drinkers look forward to visiting several festivals a year, but you don’t like them all equally. For those that you absolutely love though, like the Grand Prairie BeerFest, you don’t just return year after year, but you get your tickets as early as you can because the event always sells out! Edmonton International BeerFest […]