Category Archives: Beery Happenings Beyond

A Subjective and Purely Biased Guide to Prague Beer

Tour guides will tell you the citizens of the Czech Republic drink the most beer per capita and it’s easy to understand why. After all this is the country where a German Brewmaster created the beer that made Plsn famous … finish reading A Subjective and Purely Biased Guide to Prague Beer

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CAMRA Collie Shangles*

There is a “raging” debate going on across the pond among CAMRA members (along with many non-members) regarding what is to become of the stodgy institution initially tasked with saving real ale in the UK back in the 1970s. Although … finish reading CAMRA Collie Shangles*

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BS arguments about BS arguments

No one reads this right? Just checking because I’m almost certain beer geeks everywhere will automatically disagree with me if they did so once again I am just using this as a semi-public way to vent. Today I read a … finish reading BS arguments about BS arguments

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11 Stream of Thought Beery Predictions for 2017

My apologies the one or two of you that might occasionally tune in. It has been some time since I’ve literally regurgitated but I suddenly felt the urge so here are my 11 beery predictions for 2017 in no particular order. … finish reading 11 Stream of Thought Beery Predictions for 2017

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GABF – How will it die?

In an hour we will take a very responsible bus ride to the Denver convention center in order to attend the Thursday session of the 2016 Great American Beer Festival, an event billed as the largest of its kind. But … finish reading GABF – How will it die?

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The End is Nigh!

Perhaps I am being a little over dramatic, but for the last several months signs of the great US craft beer apocalypse keep reappearing.  Today I will go out on a limb and say that in several states the crest … finish reading The End is Nigh!

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GABF Medal Winners – A Couple Graphs

I had the time so why not graph top medal winners by state (those that won 10 or more). Not making that cut this year was PA which had a great 2012. The big surprise (at least for me) was California. … finish reading GABF Medal Winners – A Couple Graphs

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GABF 2015 – A personal recap

After roughly a decade of attending GABF the event continues to change, so I thought I would jot down a few of my thoughts before they begin to fade. First, despite expanding into a side hall GABF continues to burst … finish reading GABF 2015 – A personal recap

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