Thursday, May 24, 2018

Craft Beer Explosion at Martin’s Super Markets

If you're like me, you occasionally find yourself at the grocery store to pick up the milk, eggs and fabric softener. In my experience,...

South Bend Craft Beer Week

For those of you that don't currently follow us on Facebook, I posted a note last week stating that most cities with a serious...

Founders Brewing Co. finds new approach to releasing KBS

On a yearly interval, Founders Brewing company releases one of the top beers in the country, Kentucky Breakfast Stout, a bourbon barrel aged...

Historic Drewry’s Beer Reborn

This is the type of news that develops acute, localized tension in the already tight skinny jeans of Hipsters; retro beer! If you are...

Bell’s Hopslam to hopslam your mouth soon!

Just got word from my guy in the biz that deliveries of the oh-so-delicious and hoppy nectar from Bell's, known as Hopslam, will be...

Bell’s Black Note released in 4-packs.

I haven't posted in a while (more on that later), but this was too good to resist. The famed "Black Note" Barrel-Aged Stout from...

Founders Breakfast Stout at The Mark (NOW) and Bleachers (9/28)

Founders Breakfast Stout was recently tapped at The Mark in Eddy Street Commons. I unfortunately didn't write down the taplist, but Three Floyds Arctic...

Whale Hunting

Recently, Andy and I had an epic little tasting of some very rare and truly world class brews (read: whales). First up was a...

Half Acre Brewery Tour

For our next brewery tour, Kristin and I went to Half Acre Beer Company in Chicago this past Saturday in the early afternoon. It...

IPA Fun

Recently, I've had the fortune to come across and trade for a handful of world class IPAs and double IPAs. Most of these were...

Recent Posts

The Week (Or So) In Labels

Several new labels in this update - A couple from old favorites and a handful from local newcomers... Bell's Quinannan Falls - 6.4% pale lager...

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp comes to South Bend!

You may have heard about the Beer Camp run by Sierra Nevada already. It's a very cool program actually, which picks people based on...

Constant Spring Bar

For many of you, what is the first thing you think about when someone mentions Goshen, IN? I won't fault you for saying "Amish,"...

Visit to Half Acre Beer Company (Chicago, IL)

I'd heard about it for months, one of the highest rated pale ales in the nation according to beer advocate; Daisy Cutter. A friend...

Craft Beer Road Trip Update

There has been a few people inquire about the Craft Beer Road Trip I mentioned a few weeks ago, so I wanted to give...