Food

Best American Lagers

The 15 Best American-Made Lagers To Drink

A common trajectory of beer drinkers is to start out drinking flavorless macro lagers early in life, and then to move on to more substantial, robust, and bold ales as your palate, bank account, and drinking habits mature. Too many … Continue reading

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Best Session IPA

Drinking Marathon: The 15 Best Session IPAs

It seemed like a few short years ago the modern IPA was a novelty. Big hop flavors pouring over a substantial malt bill made for some of the best beers in America, by nearly every objective or empirical measure. One … Continue reading

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On Beer and Food- The Gourmets Gide To Recipes and Pairings

On Beer and Food: The Gourmet’s Guide To Recipes and Pairings

We’re constantly covering the best beers on the market, from double IPAs and pale ales to stouts and porters. But one thing we’ve really dropped the ball on is the best foods to pair your favorite brews with. Thankfully the … Continue reading

Gear

Juggernaut Beer Growler 1

Juggernaut Beer Growler

Our 64-ounce growler has served us well, but there are times when we’d like to store a little more stockpile of our favorite brew. For those times, the Juggernaut growler is the only one fit for the job. The folks … Continue reading

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Mountainsmith Cooler Tube 2

Mountainsmith Cooler Tube

There are plenty of times when you don’t want the world to know you have beer. Whether you’re tiptoeing past security at the game, sneaking past your overly nosy and thirsty neighbor, or just bringing some refreshments onto the tennis … Continue reading

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KegSmarts Connected Kegerator 0

KegSmarts Connected Kegerator

A pretty spirited bunch, beer enthusiasts are. After decades of having to take what The Man served up at bars, it seems like all of the momentum is now on the side of the craft- and home brewers. After releasing the … Continue reading

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Oregon Pint Glass 1

Oregon Pint Glass

They do things a little different in Oregon, as much of the country is now noticing (thanks, Portlandia). And one of the things they do differently is beer. With the most breweries of any city in the world, you’d best … Continue reading

Food

Best Wheat Beers

Wheats to the Wind: 15 Best Wheat Beers

For many people, one of the first beers they ever love is a wheat beer. For us, it was Pyramid’s Apricot Ale, which is featured on this list, back when it was still called Apricot Weizen. Sure, we started out … Continue reading

Food

Best Winter Beers

The 15 Best Winter Beers To Drink This Season

Winter is really cold. In fact, it can be downright unpleasant. The image of fall, for example, is romanticized by the falling of multi-colored leaves and warm apple cider. The image of winter however, is more like a sober person … Continue reading

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Best Beer Growlers

Draft Day: The 6 Best Beer Growlers

Perhaps you are one of those unfortunate souls who has only ever transported your beer in bottles and cans, forced to drink swill that isn’t fresh and barely strikes your palette the way that only a craft beer, rich with … Continue reading