Our first visit to Transmitter Brewing was short and unplanned, but it’s definitely a place we’d like to visit again. After a morning of waiting at Other Half, we were on our way home but just weren’t our of the brewery visiting mindset (is that a thing?) Getting There One BIG note if you’re going […]

Start your week the right way with these delicious craft beer meal recommendations: 1. Are you pairing your meals with a Brown Ale, Saison, or Smoked Beer? Maybe you should be. These three beer styles are overlooked too frequently for how well they can pair with meals. 2. Whether you like steak or not, I bet […]

I’m not the type of person who goes to special releases or waits in line for many things. Before craft beer made its way into my life, the last thing I remember specifically waiting in line for was Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. I waited in a line outside of Borders in North Attleboro, MA. […]

Happy March Madness! While we’re not huge basketball fans in our home, you know we love beer. So what could be better than being able to participate in Beer Up Blog’s March Madness-style tournament? Instead of basketball, we’re voting on brewers. Follow the action HERE! How Do I Vote? ​1.  Each time you drink one […]

Southern Tier Brewing made an announcement today, confirming the rumors that they will be opening a satellite brewpub in the great city of Pittsburgh. Why Pittsburgh? According to Phin DeMink (founder of Southern Tier): “The team at STBC is excited for the opportunity to be a part of the craft beer scene in Pittsburgh. We’ve […]

You may think it’s early for a post including the word “Christmas” in the title, but for those of you looking to DIY–it’s not. Now is the perfect time to start brainstorming ideas for your loved ones, and planning. Ah, planning. I am great at the brainstorming portion of holiday gift giving, but making the […]

Little Known Facts About Beer
August 3, 2015

Flavored Delights put together an infographic with 29 Little Known Facts About Beer. Many of them, you probably know, but there were a few interesting tidbits I found. With such a crowded marketplace, craft beer marketing and advertising is becoming more and more creative. I was surprised to see that the first beer ad was […]

Check out the Esquire article here ! Reach out, tell us your favorite beer in your state! In Esquire’s piece “The Most Common Beer in Your State Is Probably Meh” you’re provided a map of the most common beer featured on menus by state. This is quite interesting. I think the most surprising thing is Samuel Adams […]

Hey friends! Today was my second ever homebrew day. Used some of my new tools (glass carboy, wort chiller) to make a Summer Ale! Will be ready to enjoy in late July/early August. Very excited! Considering naming this beer as well. Hoping to get my next beer going in a few weeks! Thinking of something […]