The signs were there….last November, I went to Asheville with my two sons for a weekend Stoutcation. We made the rounds to many of the local breweries and had a fantastic time. Check out my blogpost for a review of that weekend. In fact, I’m hopeful that Stoutcation II can happen later this year! One ofContinue reading “My Brush with the Dark Arts”
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The Asheville Stoutcation!
As I wrote about in an earlier post, the 2 sons of the Stoutwhisperer and I traveled to Asheville for a 21st birthday weekend beercation (albeit a year late!). We even had the blessing of Mrs. Stoutwhisperer! One son rode with me and the other met us in Asheville as he was coming from Greenville,Continue reading “The Asheville Stoutcation!”
Planning a Stoutcation to Asheville, NC!
My youngest son turned 21 last year and he wanted to go to Asheville for a birthday present with his older brother and me. Unfortunately, our schedules didn’t align and it never happened. Well, he recently celebrated his 22nd birthday and we have been able to find time on our calendars during the weekend ofContinue reading “Planning a Stoutcation to Asheville, NC!”
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”
The Holiday Season!
Since this is the Holiday season, it must also be Stout season. There is at least one new stout release every single day and while it seems like a lot right now, it helps when the dog days of IPA (I mean summer) are here and you have stocked up on stouts now! Tonight IContinue reading “The Holiday Season!”
The Busy Season
October 19, 2015 Today’s post will be rather brief. This is becoming the busy season for Stout releases. We’ve just seen the annual release of Founder’s Breakfast Stout and many of the local breweries are hopping on the Stout release train – Lonerider with “Pistols at Dawn”, Fullsteam with IGOR, Son of IGOR, and SeñorContinue reading “The Busy Season”