Month / February 2013

Schlenkerla Dominikanerstrasse 6 96049 Bamberg, Germany Phone: +49 (951) 56060 GPS: 49° 53′ 29,91” 10° 53′ 05,72”Preface: This “1 PINT 0.9 FL OZ.” bottle of Schlenkerla Smokebeer Wheat was purchased at American Thrifty Beverage in Coble Hill Brooklyn on Saturday 2 February 2013. There is no “Best By” notification on either the bottle or the Read More

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I was going to call this… “Reflections in a Beer Glass” but when I “Googled” the phrase this is what I got… “Reflections In a Beer Glass” . Still willing to plunge ahead I found… katie havin a beer at 7th sun | Flickr – Photo Sharing! that  had little to do with reflections unless Read More

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News from the breweries…   THE BEER INSTITUTE CELEBRATES THE 78TH BIRTHDAY OF THE BEER CAN  WASHINGTON, DC – This week, the Beer Institute, the trade association representing America’s brewers, importers and suppliers, celebrated the 78th anniversary of canned beer, first introduced by the Gottfried Krueger Brewing Company in Richmond, Va. While the concept of Read More

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The question of which beer to “stock” a traditional Canadian Pea Soup (Yellow split peas and plenty of smoked pork.) has been answered by two readers so far… Keith Symonds commented on your link. Keith wrote: “No-brainer — McAuslan St. Ambroise Oatmeal Stout! (or perhaps Alaskan Smoked Porter)” However, John Naegele commented on your link. Read More

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