Our Journey

We've spent quite a bit of time checking out some of the best craft beer on the market here in the United States, which has allowed us to find some of the most delicious brews around.  We've even spent time in other countries comparing the...

Just one year ago we had plenty of people saying that the craft brewing industry was going to bomb due to the massive number of new craft breweries opening up every year.  With a flood of boos coming from the mews, we listened to folks...

We've spent a bit of time traveling recently and we thought we'd put together a nice little gallery for you of some of the great brews we've had the occasion to try.  As our journey is not yet over, there will be another gallery later...

We all have a favorite brew in the craft beer world.  That one brew that is the perfect end to any bad day, good day, or even indifferent day.  I tend to call these brews the "dessert" brews myself, as they are that treat we...

Having grown up on the Wisconsin-Illinois border, I've always had a soft spot for the breweries of that region.  When I came across Small Town Brewery I knew I had to check out the brews they were producing, as I've found some great craft beer...

When it comes to a great porter, few can deny the allure of these delicious craft brews.  Especially the portaholics that love them.  You'd think that over time these folks would get bored, however, that is definitely not the case, as they have several porter...

At Calafia Cellars in the Mount Veeder AVA they don't worry about speed or how many cases they can produce each year. Instead, they focus on the intense quality of their wines, producing amazing wine that catches the attention of wine lovers everywhere who visit...

The craft brewing community is awesome and we love to bring new things to the plate.  That's why beer pairings are great because we get to try something new!  Who doesn't love food right?  And, of course, we all love craft beer or you wouldn't...

How you end up pairing IPA with food really depends on each individual brew you choose to pair.  While some IPAs have a flavor and mouthfeel that suits super creamy meals, others may be overpowering, such as the hop monsters that are being released onto...

We all know that summer brings on a heat wave that is often the cause of folks staying indoors where they think it is safest.  However, doctors are becoming a bit more vocal about the habit of staying inside with the air conditioning as time...