2016 Great American Beer Festival: Favorites & More

The Great American Beer Festival celebrated its 35th anniversary last weekend, October 6th-8th. It was another year of a very well run, very well attended (60,000 people!) festival, featuring 780 breweries and 3800+ unique beers from all across the country. I am so thankful to the Brewers Association, the thousands of volunteers, and sponsors who put in countless hours…

State Beer Challenge: I’m out!

I started off the State Beer Challenge by failing on day one: an error on my part, as I forgot since I was still within the first 24 hours.  But I did well for the next 10 days or so.  However, I am officially OUT.  There are two contributing factors here:  I’m lazy and didn’t…