4 days ago | Craft Beer of the Week
It is the opinion of this blog that measuring weight in pounds is silly. The unit is severely outdated — the Avoirdupois pound, the version of a pound we utilize in the U.S., first went into use in the 14th Century — and the units that make it up ...
6 days ago | Top Lists
Condensation-kissed pint glasses, towering fermentation tanks, the soupy smell of cooked malt in the air — there's nothing like a visit to the place where your favorite beers are made. Thirty-four craft breweries now call Phoenix home, but the one...
10 days ago | Comedy
Hair 1968’s Hair was a groundbreaking Broadway musical with a killer soundtrack, all about hippies and love and drugs and stopping the war and resisting the Man, man. Seriously. And hair, of course. Those days might be the last time the elements o...
13 days ago | Craft Beer of the Week
Before about 8 p.m. last Thursday, this was going to be a very different article. It would’ve been a lighthearted tale of a beer’s creation, plus some tasting notes. I might have even thrown in a joke or two. But then this news dropped: “The...
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19 days ago | Craft Beer of the Week
A few years ago, I helped open a World of Beer location in the Chicago suburb of Evanston. On opening night, we had 49 taps flowing mostly local brews: Revolution, Goose Island, Three Floyd’s. But one local draft, belonging to a mysterious little ...