My Perfect 6 Pack Would Be This

perfect 6 pack

If you only had six beers to drink for the rest of my life, what would they be? Hermen assembles his perfect 6 pack, hit or miss?

A Robust Porter Recipe to Calm Your Tired Shoveling Arms

Robust Porter Recipe

After many years of testing and tweaking I present my American Robust Porter recipe, an ode to Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald. Cheers!

Carton Unjunct Stout a #TBT Stout

carton unjunct stout

Carton Unjunct a #tbt stout that has me quoting Shakespeare in this video beer review.

Anheuser-Busch Buys Homebrewing Giant


AB InBev buys Northern Brewer the largest online homebrewing website which owns Midwest Supplies as well.

Do I Have To Be A Hophead If I Love Craft Beer?


Does being a craft beer lover mean I love hoppy bitter beers? Can’t I just love what the hell I want?

How Craft Beer Almost Made Me Punch a Sweet Old Man in the Throat in Augusta, GA

augusta beer

Last weekend I was down in Augusta, GA for a race (Ironman Augusta 70.3 if you’re curious). There weren’t any direct flights so I had a layover in Atlanta where I grabbed some dinner and a beer. I tried the Terrapin Hopsecutioner and while this wouldn’t normally be my first choice, it was the only […]

Melvin IPA – Slap Your Mama Good


Melvin IPA makes me remember why I love this style so much. Read the full write up here.

Magic Hat Art Hop Brings Me Back to Belgium

Magic Hat Art Hop Ale

Magic Hat Art Hop Ale is an American Imperial Blonde Ale but did Magic Hat deliver on the promise? Watch the video review and find out.

New Homebrewers! Here are 4 Things You Should Know


TIps for New Homebrewers to consider when starting out or moving to the next level.

Birthdays and Moving and Beers. Oh my…


My birthday this year was one heck of a ride. Moving, Homebrewing and Beers all packed in one day.