Category Archives: beer

Water in Majorca

My fair lady needs a beer. Of course we must…

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Beer bot

Another industrial robot programmed to open and pour a hefeweizen beer. [Streamable]

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Blue Collar Brew – Ommegang Game of Thrones Bend the Knee Golden Ale

I visited the Route 6 Liquors bottle shop for a list of their new brews in order to update their Beer Menus account. It looked like all of the stuff was still in boxes stacked by the front door. Sue, … Continue reading

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Blue Collar Brew – Solemn Oath Ultra High Frequency American Double Red Ale

Saturday afternoon found me staring at beer bottle labels at the Cardinal shop in Joliet. This time the roads were quite manageable unlike last weekend. I noticed that there were a lot more beers being sold in cans. Beer in … Continue reading

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German Helium beer – fave

In German and closed captioned but it really doesn’t matter.

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Trump beer

A buck fifty for this beer brewed in Lviv, Ukraine. An Imperial Mexican Lager… your tastebuds won’t get over this wall of flavor. Putin hides on the side of the label. The back label.

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Blue Collar Brew – Saison Dupont Belgian Farmhouse Ale

I decided to take an early afternoon trek in the opposite direction from the bustle of Joliet and go west, old man to Ottawa. Less traffic, wider vistas(beans, corn, beans, corn, ad nauseam.) It was a cooler day, windows halfway … Continue reading

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Crack open a cold one

Some of the many ways to open a beer bottle. The archer

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Pabst Blue Ribbon

Since I’ve taken the night off to swill some of my favorite La Fin Du Monde, I didn’t want to leave those who were hoping for one my beer missives empty handed. Here is a bizarre take on a beer … Continue reading

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Ballet class for men – fave

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New beer from Founders – DKML

  Founders will release its new barrel aged Imperial Malt Liquor starting July 1st in all states where they distribute. $14.99 a four-pack. Read a little bit more here.

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Blue Collar Brew – 3 Floyds Necron 99 Scortch-Style Ale

I have been snookered. I don’t know if 3Floyds is responsible for false advertising, misleading the public or just lies, lies and damned lies. There I was, there I was, there I was in the Route 6 liquor store. I … Continue reading

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Beerbox and airlock

The Maine Brewers’ Guild launched the Maine Beer Box on its maiden voyage Saturday aboard a cargo vessel steaming out of Portland for Reykjavik, Iceland, as part of an international beer exchange. Read about it here. Mysterious digital airlock to … Continue reading

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Blue Collar Brew – Arrogant Brewing Who You Callin’ Wussie Pilsner

I saw this new beer two weeks ago down at the Route 6 Liquor store, its distinctive black cardboard packaging made it stand out among all the others on the shelf. Also prominent on the package was the familiar devil’s … Continue reading

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Beer tree – fave

This must be some sort of graduation project or work of art. The video makes little sense from both a technical and a brewing perspective. Nonetheless it’s interesting to watch this thing work.

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Hot beer

Three beer snobs compare the beers they brought.

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