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Pucker up! An intro to “sour” beer styles

Pucker up! An intro to “sour” beer styles

Whether you’re toasting the night to friends, drowning your single sorrows, or enjoying a romantic dinner with your loved one, pop open a deliciously tart brew or two this Valentines. For a long time, I didn’t really like so called “sour” beers – the tartness […]

So you want to host a beer pairing dinner…

So you want to host a beer pairing dinner…

I was recently approached by Dan Higgins, a friend and excellent local chef, to host a beer pairing dinner. I figured it was a great opportunity to put into practice all of the beer pairing studying I did for the Certified Cicerone® exam. Plus, it’s hard […]