Month / October 2018

BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch Harpoon Dunkin’ Coffee Porter. Dunkin’ has shed “Donuts” and gone into the brewing business. As you can see from this video, it took the taste to convince me it was a porter and not a stout. Today the influence of the North American small breweries, and their take Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch Smuttynose Finest Kind I.P.A. India Pale Ale is a style of beer that has experienced a stretching definition. Originally a brew of significant alcohol content, and heavily hopped with traditional British hop varieties. Today the influence of the North American small breweries, and their take on traditional styles Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch Visiting Henry Street Ale House in Brooklyn, NY The neighborhood of Brooklyn Heights is one of over sixty neighborhoods in the borough of Brooklyn, NY, a small city of 2.649 million people. In a city of 12,000 pubs, bars, taverns and other assorted establishments serving beverage alcohol for Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch Gull Beer Tasting Notes. A good friend of mine recently visited Iceland and, on the way through the airport on his way back, picked up a can of Gull Beer for me. That is a good friend! This is considered the “Budweiser” of Iceland but I beg to Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch the commentary “The Bunker Mentality”. This is a personal message to the brewers and friends-of-beer to take a good hard look at the tribalization of beer. The opinions stated are the opinions of the site manager and are as carefully researched as possible. BeerBasics can be accessed using Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch this special “Back of the Fridge” Tasting Notes for a four-year-old bottle of Brooklyn Blast Ale. For more information on Brooklyn Blast Ale, click on the following Brooklyn Brewery link… http://brooklynbrewery.com/blog/uncategorized/the-newly-bottled-brooklyn-blast/ BeerBasics can be accessed using the following: BeerBasics.com          Twitter                        Facebook                    https://www.beerbasics.com https://twitter.com/beerbasics https://www.facebook.com/peter.lafrance.3 Written/Audio/Video Content: ©Peter LaFrance Read More

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BeerBasics.com is glad you chose to watch this visit to Whetstone Station. Visiting a new brewpub is a constant revelation. The various presentations, from high-tech to traditional rustic are all reflections of where they are as well as the imagination of the folks that own it. Enjoy this short visit. For more information on Whitstone Read More

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Harpoon Brewery Taps Harpoon Dunkin’ Coffee Porter BOSTON AND CANTON, MASSACHUSETTS (October 1, 2018) – Two of America’s iconic beverage brands are bringing a bold new way for fans to toast the start of fall. Dunkin’ and Harpoon Brewery have come together to create Harpoon Dunkin’ Coffee Porter. Beginning today, Harpoon Dunkin’ Coffee Porter will be Read More

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