Monthly Archives: November 2012

Beers in Review: Stone Smoked Porter with Vanilla Bean, and with Chipotle Pepper

At the time I am writing this, the 2012 Presidential Election has been called. Incumbent Barack Obama has been re-elected. Governor Romney has taken his sweet time giving his concession speech, so much so that some news outlets are saying … Continue reading

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7th Barrel Aged Beer Festival at the Bistro

Beer is essentially brewed up with 4 main ingredients: malted barley, hops, water, and yeast. These 4 variables can yield a nearly infinite number of different styles of beers. But there is a 5th ingredient that is slowly making its … Continue reading

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Mikkeller Night at Original Gravity

Mikkeller is often referred to as a “gypsy” brewer. They are called that because they don’t really have a brewery to call their own, and instead, contract their beers to be made at several breweries around the world. Because of … Continue reading

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