A Visit to Cantillon Brewery

Cantillon brewery in Brussels Belgium

INTRODUCTION A trip to Belgium would be a waste if not for a visit to the Mecca of true gueuze blending, Cantillon. Not a far walk from the tourist friendly, the relatively quiet street on which some of the finest traditional sour beers continue to be brewed, even as most other similar blenders have been… Continue reading A Visit to Cantillon Brewery

2014 Firestone Walker Invitational

 “Milk is for babies. When you grow up you have to drink beer.” – Former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger   In May of 2014 Dave and Steve attended one of the greatest beer events in the world: the Firestone Walker Invitational in Paso Robles California. Here are some thoughts and images.    [tribulant_slideshow gallery_id=”2″]  … Continue reading 2014 Firestone Walker Invitational

5 Surprising Facts About Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo has become, for some Americans, an excuse to show off their multicultural sensitivity while putting away gallons of yellow, fizzy beer. The history of this popular holiday however, is often clouded in misconceptions. 1. Cinco de Mayo is not widely celebrated in Mexico. The day is celebrated in certain communities, mostly in the the… Continue reading 5 Surprising Facts About Cinco de Mayo