What is a growler of beer

What is a Growler? – It’s More than Just a Beer Jug!

We’re all familiar with everyday beer containers such as pint glasses, steins, brown bottles, and aluminum cans, but someone who’s just starting to learn about the craft beer scene might encounter a mysterious and little-known receptacle: the beer growler. What seems at first glance like an ordinary jug is an important tool for transporting draft […]

Beer Terms Explained

Back to Basics – A Brief Guide to Confusing Beer Terms

Said to be first created almost 4,000 years ago in ancient Iraq, beer has been a drink that has spanned through time and an array of worldly changes. Frighteningly so, America still seems confused about a lot of beer terminology, especially now that craft brews are dominating the world. What was once a simple drink to enjoy in […]

Home Brewing Basics

Home Beer Brewing

You are a beer aficionado. You’ve sampled all the local brews and have your favorites down pat. You know which beers to stock for dinner, and which for the big game. You’re always looking for the best new thing. Why not take the next step to good beer and try your hand at home brewing? […]