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Travel: BrewDog The End Of History

Here’s a bottle of End of History, Brew Dog’s 55% ABV ice-distilled beer. While at Mikkeller Bar in Copenhagen, I saw this on the counter. It turns out they acquired 2 of these when the beer was released. An employee dropped the first one on the floor while unpacking it so now, they only have …

One year of ‘beer blogging’

On March 15th of 2012, I started this beer blog because most of my readers of the main blog didn’t care about beer. This blog, after only a year is about half of the size of the other one in daily visitors which is quite an accomplishment. Also on the past year, I have posted …

Wednesday Night Philly Tasting

One of the guys who reads my blog emailed me a month ago about a trip to Hill Farmstead. He and his roommate got up at 4AM in Philly with a trunk full of growlers and drove straight to Hill Farmstead. They also picked up some Heady Topper. Instead of marathoning it back to PA, …

Taking a Stab at ICUs

International Citrus Units (ICUs) are something new and Shaun Hill is the guy who came up with it. No matter what people think of Shaun, his beer is fantastic and some IPAs of late have included ICUs. It sounds like a fancy acronym but it’s quite simple. The basic end of it is that you’re …

Events: “Team New England Gang Bang BIF #3”

Thanks a lot to BeerAdvocate’s community for setting up such a cool event that takes part nationwide with beer geeks sending BIFs to matched teams all over the place. I was invited by Fuj to take part in the Round 3 as the “Vermont representative” and threw in some VT beers as well as some …