Understanding Beer

Beer Styles & Brewing Facts

Learn about different beer styles and components of beer.

Do you like Ales, Lagers, Stouts or Porters? Do you prefer Ambers, Blondes, Browns, Creams, Fruit, IPA, Wheat, Pilsner or Golden style beers? Beers are brewed different ways for different tastes.

Beer News

 

Grab a Beer in Boulder

After spending a couple days in downtown Denver, we ventured north for a night in Boulder. If you’re into nature, you’ll love Boulder. There were plentiful hiking options and beautiful mountain scenery. In terms of beer, I didn’t love the city as much as Denver though. However it’s a short drive and worth the trip […]

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Beer in the Mile High City

We gave up beer for a few days after our trip to Denver. Why? Because we went to more than THIRTY breweries in 4.5 days. That can wear out even the most mighty beer drinker. Did I regret it? No. Our beer trip to Colorado was in September- I’m months behind on posting, per usual. We’d been wanting to […]

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Seattle Breweries: Take 2

I was lucky enough to attend MozCon on a work trip this summer (#marketinggeek) and arrived a day early– so what did I do? Breweries of course! Last time I was in Seattle I spent my time at breweries downtown, so this trip I ventured north of Lake Union to check out what was happening on the […]

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Nashville: Good for Music & Beer Lovers

Only beer could make a city full of live music, random celebrity appearances and hot chicken even better. Let’s talk about Nashville beer. Nashville is a fun place! Over the past few years, it seems to have gone through some crazy development. Housing is booming, bars are booming… oh, and of course tourism is booming. […]

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CANvitational in Indianapolis

Typically I find myself at the local Cincinnati beer festivals once or twice a year. Fun! However, I’ve found that I’ve already tried most of the beer, or at least had something from that particular brewery already. Since I’m one to continually try new beers and breweries, it’s not the best scenario for me personally. Though I will […]

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