Dovetail Brewery is a Must See for Any Beer Lover

Dovetail Brewery Barrel

So I visited Dovetail brewery in Chicago and had a great time meeting passionate beer folks and trying great beers and it truly is a must see brewery.

Craft Beer on the Decline

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The explosion in the craft beer movement has been anything but modest. As more and more people have discovered, they can start brewing beer in their kitchen and if they continue to improve, a microbrewery could be in the works. It’s not out of the realm of possibility. With the huge amount of craft beer […]

Shut Up About Elysian Already!

Elysian please don't sue us I know this logo looks similar to your pale ale and one might confuse a blog post with beer but please be kind

Ok so Elysian is being purchased by Anheuser-Busch/InBev. So what? How is this affecting your life move on! Grow up! Beer besides being a passion, is a business, let’s not forget that. If someone told you I’m going to give you millions of dollars and you continue to run the company and make a salary and change […]

I’ve Been Goosed! My Visit to Goose Island Brew Pub

Goose Island Brew Pub

‘Twas the night before Christmas in Chicago’s north side, not a creature was stirring except Goose Island’s brewery with pride….  the drinkers were nestled all snug in their beds, while visions of Bourbon County Stouts danced in their heads… Christmas has come early for me this year!  As many of you know, I frequently travel […]

My Chat with Boqueron Brewery


The landscape of beer in Puerto Rico is just beginning to switch over from the mass market light lagers to something with more cojones. The market on the island has been dominated by Medalla (local light lager), Corona, Heineken and a few other light lagers but with the explosion of craft beers in the American […]

Making Brewery Visits Easier!


When I’m in a new state/area looking to scout the local beer scene, I typically go to Google maps and search for ‘brewery,’  that gives me results in the area I’m interested in and then I jump on review websites and see if visiting that brewery is worth my time. If it is, I head […]

Lone Star Love – My Trip Home to Texas and Texas Beer

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I just got back from an action-packed trip to Dallas/Fort Worth, TX; or more commonly known to the locals as DFW. I was spending a four day weekend down south in my hometown. The main point of my trip was to go and see a friend get married. This is someone I consider the third little […]

Rubicon Brewing Co. – Sacramento, CA

Rubicon Brewing

Rubicon Brewing Co. – Sacramento, CA Sactown, the capitol of the state of my youth. The end. That’s about as much as I know about it besides just kind of being out in the middle of no where. Anyway I was down in Sacramento, CA recently for business with a co-worker. We stayed downtown in […]

Deep Ellum Brewery Company – Dallas, TX

deep ellum brewery entrance

Deep Ellum Brewery Company I few weeks ago I decided to take a trip to Deep Ellum, a neighborhood in Dallas where we find Deep Ellum Brewery Company. I had heard of this place from a few local craft beer makers, but could never confirm its existence, since it has only been in business a […]

Nothing like a Good BrewPub on a Business Trip: Iron Hill Brewery


Nothing like a good BrewPub on a Business Trip… especially on the Company Dime!  Iron Hill Brewery in Phoenixville, Pa. How many of you have experienced the following situation: you are scheduled to go on a multi-day business trip to a place you haven’t been before, your day ends at a reasonable time and you […]