Category: Beer

  • Brewing on a school night

    One thing I tell friends about parenthood is that the important stuff sticks around. You may not be able to spend a weekend binge-watching shows anymore, but you’ll find ways to keep the hobbies that are important to you. Jenny got me Adventures In Homebrewing’s Vanilla Porter recipe for my birthday. I’ve made this kit…

  • Detroit Beer Press Podcast – Blackrocks Brewery

    If you’re looking for a beer podcast to listen to today (and I know you are), check out this one from Detroit Beer Press. The hosts interview a couple of the brewers from Blackrocks Brewery in Marquette, MI – Alex Leckie and my brother Charles Hotelling.

  • What I’m Drinking: Bell’s Oktoberfest

    It’s September so tonight I’m drinking Bell’s Oktoberfest. Oktoberfests are sometimes generalized as VMOs because of the overlap between the Vienna Lager, Märzen, and Oktoberfest styles. Bell’s Oktoberfest is a great beer for when the evenings are getting colder, or in our case just as warm but rainy. The main thing you notice from an…

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    Woot! Just tapped a new keg of Monorail Pale Ale! — George's Kegerator (@KegbotGeorge) May 28, 2015