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Cellaring: New house-wide thermometer

What you see here is the “Ambient Weather WS-10 Wireless Indoor/Outdoor 8-Channel Thermo-Hygrometer with Three Remote Sensors” that just arrived via Amazon. I can control the temperature in my basement but I can only do so if I know the current temp. #1 is my bedroom and 2/3 are the 2 basement zones. 3 being …

Review: Bud Light Lime Lemon-ade-Rita

This ultra “limited summer edition” doesn’t come out for a few more weeks but someone didn’t get the InBev memo @ my local gas station. First review on RateBeer. woot! I’m sure we’re all stoked to see what I thought about this one. Before you read on, I should note that I actually really like …

Beer Haul: Gotta tick those shelfies

I realize that I haven’t rated beers like Brooklyn Lager or 2X IPA from Southern Tier. Heck, I haven’t rated Folsom or Molson XXX. so I hit the local store and grabbed a bunch of out-of-code shelf beers for this weekend. If anything stands out, I’ll be sure to post reviews here but I’m not …

Travel: Back to Belgium

This is more of a preliminary announcement for my readers in Benelux but I’ll be in the area March 5th – 8th to see some friends and also attend the Alvinne festival. This trip also includes a 24 hour stop-over in Istanbul to take photos and rate some beers from a new country. Mostly, I …