20 May 2015

5 Great Brews for Warmer Weather

It seems that warmer weather has finally arrived and that we’ve seen the last of any snowflakes that may drift from the sky–at least for the next five or six months, anyway. The Northampton Brewery deck is open, and other outdoor beer venues will soon follow suit, so I thought I’d use today’s column to […]
15 May 2015

The 7 Different Beer Styles

If you’ve been confusing your pilsners with your IPAs and imperial stouts, you need to consult this thorough chart from Greg Engert. His profiling system separates beer into seven categories — crisp, hop, malt, roast, smoke, fruit and spice, and tart and funky — and is used nationwide to help drinkers understand what’s in their […]
6 May 2015

Is Beer a Great Post – Workout Recovery Drink?

There may be some good news brewing for fitness and beer enthusiasts: Somewhere in the north, a Canadian beverage company has concocted a low-alcohol, protein-packed “fit beer” that is expected to be marketed as a sports drink later this year, if funding allows. The so-called Lean Machine “recovery ale,” created by a team of food […]
29 Apr 2015

10 Amazing Beer Facts you DID NOT Know!

Guinness is a Light Beer There is nothing sexier than a tight, sexy little blonde takin’ a big thick Guinness to the face. It’s hot in the same way as a beautiful lady making a giant sandwich her mouth-bitch. Well, it turns out that Guinness is actually a light beer and helping them stay hot! Guinness […]
22 Apr 2015

10 Great Brewery Names

The first thing you have to do when you start planning your brewery is come up with a name. You can go with something classy, like say, “Classy Ales.” Or you could go a different route altogether and name your brewery “Ass Clown.” Or “Big Beaver.” We found 10 incredible brewery names. An argument could […]
15 Apr 2015

Which is Better After A Workout: Beer or Water?

Yesterday we were warned of the health dangers associated with alcohol – not to mention bacon, ham and sausages. Today there is more cheering news from a different set of scientists. They have come up with the perfect excuse for heading to the pub after a game of football or rugby. Their research has shown […]
8 Apr 2015

5 Terms Every Beer Drinker Should Know

As a beer drinker we need to know the language of marketing. When you’re staring at a sixpack or bomber of beer at your local bottle shop, you might encounter some unfamiliar phrases. Here are five essential terms you should know. Bottle Conditioned Bottle conditioned is brewer-speak to describe a beer that is naturally carbonated. Prior […]
1 Apr 2015

What’s Your Perfect Style of Beer?

One of the best things about beer is the awesome variety of styles to choose from. This gorgeous interactive guide from the Brewers Association showcases 77 US beer styles to help you decide what to drink next. We’ve shared a beer style flowchart with you before, but this photo-rich guide is incredibly comprehensive. Turn on […]
25 Mar 2015

Really, Really Hot Beer!!

When I go home to Tennessee, nobody ever asks me if I want a beer. “How ’bout a col’beer?” say the Southerners as they toss a can through the air. (All one word.) The ice cold brew cuts through the summertime humidity nicely. This frigid February in New York City deserves a different kind of […]
18 Mar 2015

Our BeerFest 2015 Gallery is LIVE!!

We had such an amazing time at the show this year , the Biggest and Best year to date! The show was nothing short of spectacular and we are happy to have the pictures to prove it! Take a look at our BeerFest 2015 gallery on our website here: BeerFest 2015 Gallery And on Facebook here: BeerFest 2015 […]