Wondering How to Pair Your Pale Ale with Dinner?

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You can hardly go wrong with a pale ale, as much cuisine lends itself well to this well-loved type of beer. The Belgium beer tradition is outstanding as it has a close relationship with food and flows well with all type of dish and desserts, setting the precedence for the…

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Craft Beer Lovers: Quit Hating on Millenials!

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Millenials may keep the craft beer market alive; I propose we leave them alone. The craft beer industry has experienced a 14% growth in revenue in the last year, while the total beer industry only experienced a 4.6% growth.  The large growth in the craft beer industry can be credited…

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Does Your Favorite Style of Beer Reflect Your Personality?

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Mindset Media, a market researcher that focuses on psychographics, concluded that with so many brands and choices associated with beers, it must have a certain link to consumers personality. It conducted an online survey of 2,600 showed amazing results. They found, for example, that people who patronize domestic beers instead…

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5 Ways Drinking Beer is Good for Your Health

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Next time you enjoy a nice cold brew, pat yourself on the back for contributing positively to your health. There are multiple ways beer can actually make us healthier! Beer minimizes the risk of stroke and coronary disease Beer contains a significant amount of important vitamins, which it gets from…

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The Love of Craft Beer

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Traditional and hand made products have their own uniqueness. Products which are handmade and customized are hard to come by in the modern world. When we drink a decent craft beer, we’re tasting classic craftsmanship. Good craft beers bring with them the effort, joy and happiness exerted into the production…

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A Brief Look at Hop History

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While beer has been around for over 5,000 years, hops haven’t been used in the mash tun for nearly as long. Before hops were used as preservatives, strong aromas, and a reason for us to argue over internationals bitterness units, hops were a medicinal plant used by the Romans. So…

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What Makes a Stout a Stout?

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“I don’t like dark beer,” said every new beer drinker ever. At some point, however, for those of us who later dare to venture into the world of dark beers, there are plenty of tastes and varieties to discover, and myths to dispel. Today we’re discussing stouts in particular, learning that…

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Cold Weather Brews to Kick Off the Season

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This time of year means darker nights, cold weather, and lots of time trying to stay warm. We knock back darker beers, putting our focus on heavier brews that feel nourishing during the chilliest fall nights. It seems as though the beer we drink has a bit more of a…

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3 Quick Beer Inspired Costumes You’ve Got to Try

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Halloween is only a few days away, and if you’re anything like me, you’ll be celebrating all weekend long. Again, if you’re like me, getting a costume together can be really aggravating. I love celebrating, but I’m an adult. I’ve got a job that keeps me working 50 hours a…

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Beer and Business: Is Your Drink Order an Indicator of Your Business Endeavors?

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We’ve all been there. You’re at the bar, and you’ve been looking forward to diving into your White Hawk IPA, but when you order it after someone else, your friends give you a hard time. “Come on, that’s no fun. Try something new,” they say. So you order something else…

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