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Currently On Tap

Life and Limb

SN/DFH Life and Limb

When I first heard of the collaboration beer to be brewed by Sierra Nevada and Dogfish Head I was equal parts skeptical, intrigued and excited.  Sierra Nevada, to me, has been quite successful by brewing excellent beers that are, well, traditional.  Dogfish Head, on the other hand, definitely likes […]

It's the most wonderful time of the year

Holidays, Christmas, spending quality time with the family and friends. Yeah, sure, that’s great and all but what makes the start of December a most excellent time is the fact that it is about this time each year that Terrapin’s Coffee Oatmeal Imperial Stout starts showing up on the shelves.

If you’re into stouts […]

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The Keg Washing Machine of Doom!

Keg Washer in action

If necessity is the mother of invention and imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then this contraption definitely knocks out two cliches at one time.  Meet the “Keg Washing Machine of Doom (v1.0)”.

No, the idea isn’t mine nor is the design.  I’m not sure exactly who came […]

Good news on the foot front

Went to see the doc yesterday and chat about gout and, more to the point, what effect it will have on my enjoyment of all things zymurgical.  While he didn’t discount the effect that beer and brewer’s yeast may or may not have on further occurrences of my gout, he felt that as this […]