Posts tagged beer

… you know I’ve had my share. 

… you know I’ve had my share. 

Hoppy International Beer Day, too, while we’re at it.

Hoppy International Beer Day, too, while we’re at it.

Starbucks will soon be selling beer and wine at more stores. (via USA TODAY)

Starbucks will soon be selling beer and wine at more stores. (via USA TODAY)

Beer Man is a weekly profile of beers from across the country and around the world. This week, Beer Man (aka Todd Haefer of The Post-Crescent in Appleton, Wis.) looks at Innis & Gunn, rating it high among Scottish beer. Read more about Beer Man’s favorite style of beer and tell us what you think.

Beer Man is a weekly profile of beers from across the country and around the world. This week, Beer Man (aka Todd Haefer of The Post-Crescent in Appleton, Wis.) looks at Innis & Gunn, rating it high among Scottish beer. Read more about Beer Man’s favorite style of beer and tell us what you think.

Beer Man (aka Todd Haefer of The (Appleton, Wis.) Post-Crescent) salutes the Capital Brewery in Middleton, Wis., winner of three gold, one silver and two bronze medals at this year’s U.S. Open Beer Championships. We’ll drink to that!
We profile the some of the brews and winners. 

Beer Man (aka Todd Haefer of The (Appleton, Wis.) Post-Crescent) salutes the Capital Brewery in Middleton, Wis., winner of three gold, one silver and two bronze medals at this year’s U.S. Open Beer Championships. We’ll drink to that!

We profile the some of the brews and winners

Literary beers: They’re not fiction

A new Rogue Ale, White Whale Ale, included a few pages from “Moby Dick,” tossed into the kettle while brewing. 

The beer was created in honor of Portland, Ore., bookseller Michael Powell who was inspired to take up his profession after finding a first edition of Melville’s seminal work in a box of books he’d purchased.

10 best beer cities in the world

Last beer post for a while, promise. 

(Or do I?)

The White House is getting a brewery

The Obama administration confirmed today it has added a new facility to the White House: A small beer brewery.

"There is a home brew, if you will, at the White House," said White House spokesman Jay Carney.

The first beer it’s brewing is called White House Honey Ale, with both light and dark varieties. Small batches of beer are made for special events, such as this year’s Super Bowl party.

More: A new White House facility: A brewery, from The Oval blog.