With all of the recent hubub about the State of the Union address here in the US, I thought I’d share a few hundred words about the STOUT of the Union! I’m pleased to tell you that it has never been better! The variety, the quality and the selection is the best in stout history!Continue reading “The Stout of the Union!”
Tag Archives: KBS
Is size important?
The Stout world seems to be confused about size. If you go to your favorite bottleshop or taproom, you’ll see Stouts in 12oz cans, 16oz cans, 19oz cans (BA TENFIDY), 11.2 oz bottles, 12 oz bottles, 16oz bottles, 500ml bottles, 22oz bombers and 750ml bottles, and in rare cases, 1 liter bottles (yes, Rogue I’mContinue reading “Is size important?”
Stout and about…..
A few random observations: -I’m in the middle of my first beer trading “damaged shipment”. I sent a full 6 shipper from North Carolina to California, had it refilled and it was sent back to NC by one of my good trading partners. It made it all the way cross country back to western NorthContinue reading “Stout and about…..”
Brewpublik is a new business venture that has entered the Raleigh market within the past few months. They cut their teeth in Charlotte, then have expanded into Raleigh. Brewpublik provides a customized craft beer delivery service based on a taste profile you create on their website. Based on your profile, they then select craft beersContinue reading “Brewpublik”
NC Beer Month and the KBS Quest
April has been selected as North Carolina Beer Month and all of the local bottleshops and breweries have special events to highlight local North Carolina beers. My contribution to NC Beer Month for this week is tasting and reviewing Wicked Weed’s Dark Age and tasting Trophy Brewing’s El Hombre. Additionally, I was on the prowlContinue reading “NC Beer Month and the KBS Quest”
It’s KBS Time!!
As we move ever closer to the Stout Drought, one of the most anticipated releases of the Stout season is upon us. Kentucky Breakfast Stout (KBS to most of us) brewed by Founders Brewing, has been available in it’s home turf in Michigan for almost a month now. Our friends from Founders Brewing givesContinue reading “It’s KBS Time!!”