As we fly through day after day I'm realizing how close we are to Christmas. It feels like the season just started but here it is, only 11 days away. I need a haircut and a shave pretty bad. I also have some shopping that still needs to be done. Yet I can't seem to … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 14, 2017
Another long day of work has me wishing I drank before I went there. Though this is a worthy reward for the end of my night. I've just opened up the Phoenix Gold Lager. Shoutout to Kristi and Dan for letting me use their gingerbread house as a prop for my pic! The name Phoenix … Continue reading Craft Beer Advent Calendar – Dec 10, 2017
Instigator doppelbock on day 8.
Where does the time go? It's freaking Christmas already! Here I am at the end of my craft beer advent calendar and though the past couple days have been rough beers, today I have Red Racer's Fly by Night Porter. This is awesome. Smooth. Hints of coffee and bitter chocolate. This is a fantastic way … Continue reading CBAC – December 24, 2016
"I feel sorry for people who don't drink. When they wake up in the morning, that's as good as they're going to feel all day." -Frank Sinatra Today I get to drink Parallel 49s Black Christmas Dark Ale. At 6.5% and 65 IBU I should be in for a delicious or awful beer. It tastes … Continue reading CBAC – December 13, 2016
Kristi spent all morning cleaning up and getting things ready to have family and close friends over for an early Christmas dinner. I got my hair cut. I'm exhausted. Time to crack a beer and pop a cork. Or unscrew the screw top. I get to drink a Red Racer Winter Ale. I typically don't … Continue reading CBAC – December 8, 2016
So before I start, I have a bit of backstory to this photo. In July 2014 Kristi and I met a super cool local at a couchsurfing meetup in Penang, Malaysia. In April 2015 we returned to Penang with Kristi's parents and Jim snuck out of work early and drove us around for Kristi's birthday. … Continue reading Craft Beer Calendar – Dec 24