Let’s Learn! Simcoe Hops

Over a year ago I thought, “you know what people want to learn about? Hops.” I really have no idea…

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Let’s Learn! Citra Hops

Disclaimer: this post is going to be heavily in favor of Citra hops because they’re one of my absolute favorites.…

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Barrel-Aged: All The Rage?

To answer my own question, yes. Barrel-aged is “all the rage.” Even the most conservative breweries—by which I mean “not-very-inclined-to-start-experimenting-with-new-beer-menus breweries,” are…

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What are Saisons?

There are plenty of rad craft breweries that brew saisons. Coming from the French word for “season,” saisons are not…

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Let’s Learn About the Different Types of Lagers

Earlier this week, we talked about what a lager is (mostly as opposed to an ale). If you missed that,…

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What Exactly Are IBUs?

West Coast IPAs are notorious for being bitter, bitter beers. While some choose to embrace the hops, others bring out…

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