A Week of Food and Beer

Chili with Beer

The week of 1/31/16 – 2/6/16  revolved around the hangry in us all, the great motivator, the way to a man’s heart (allegedly) FOOD! In preparation for the big game this weekend we put together a full schedule of posts dedicated to feeding the hungry in all of us.  The Beer Bros offered great recipes […]

Change is afoot! A Recap of What’s Going on at The Keg Tap

Here’s everything that’s going on at The Keg Tap as we are evolving and adding content to the site. Plus a recap of recent posts.

Happy Holidays!


Another year down! As we enter our fifth year of writing I want to thank all of you for coming along for the ride.  We enjoy what we do and we hope you do to and I just wanted to take a minute to say thank you, if it wasn’t for you we wouldn’t still […]

It’s come to this: Oskar Blues sponsoring a NASCAR driver

photo courtesy of Oskar Blues Brewery

Oskar Blues sponsors Nascar driver Landon Cassill  via The Keg Tap on Facebook When Landon Cassill and his JD Motorsports with Gary Keller team revs his engine at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 11, he will do so with Oskar Blues Brewery insignia on his race car and fire suit.

The Best NFL Stadiums for Craft Beer (Slideshow)

7 best stadiums for craft beer! Where does your stadium rank? http://www.thedailymeal.com/best-nfl-stadiums-craft-beer-slideshow via The Keg Tap http://www.thedailymeal.com/best-nfl-stadiums-craft-beer-slideshow

A Collaboration Done Right: Life and Limb (video)

Sierra Nevada / Dogfish Head Life and Limb photo by fordsbasement

Sierra Nevada / Dogfish Head: Life and Limb 10.2% ABV To our surprise Jason C brought over a bomber of Life and Limb during our tapping of the Smackdown video. Both Jason M and I had never heard of the beer and personally most collabortaions beers that I’ve tried haven’t turned out that well. I’m […]

Here Comes the Great King: Avery Maharaja Review (video)


Avery Maharaja Imperial IPA 10.39% ABV I’m no hop head but I decided it was time for me to step out of my malty dark beer world and embrace something different, an IPA. I had Avery Maharaja about a month ago in a flight of beer and fell in like with this from the first […]

We Salute Our Heroes!

photo by respres of flickr.com

Improve Your Beer Game: 7 Beer Terms You Should Know


Ever been around a bunch of wine snobs that can taste a wine and swear they taste chocolate and raisins in a wine and all you taste is … wine? Ever heard someone say words like tannin and fulll bodied to describe wines and you just nodded your head in agreement, while secretly thinking “what the hell is he/she […]

Brewing Imperial Pale Ale


We decided to brew beer and document the process in a slide show form. So here are the results of the brewing of the beer. We are currently waiting on the beer to ferment. Next comes bottling and last is the drinking session. We should have this all finished within the next month. Enjoy the […]