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Super Beer Bowl

Football and beer … the two will forever be married.   And while the New York and New England regions have plenty of great local craft beer selections to choose from for the game, we decided to step it up a notch this … Continue reading

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Winter Warmer

One of my favorite-named beers comes from Cigar City Brewing – the Warmer Winter Winter Warmer.   The name makes sense, given that Cigar City is located in Tampa – ironically however, the beer itself is not categorized as a Winter Warmer … … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest / Märzen

Oktoberfest is both a beer and an event (how many beer styles can boast THAT?!?).  You’ll hear this beer referred to by a variety of names, such as Märzen, Oktoberfestbier or just Festbier, and even Wiener Märzen (um, thanks, I … Continue reading

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German Pilsener

With the USA, England, and Italy all out of the World Cup, let’s check out a great Summer style from one of the remaining countries – no, not Uruguay… (do they drink beer in Uruguay? … where IS Uruguay??)…     … Continue reading

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Maibock

Let me preface this post by saying that the Maibock / Helles Bock style might possibly be the ULTIMATE GATEWAY BEER.   It’s a style that brings equal parts bitterness and sweetness, with a very smooth-across-the palate mouthfeel, and a decent, … Continue reading

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