At the heart of historic Ybor city is the Tampa Bay Brewing Company. I've been wanting to visit this one for some time so I was glad that I could make it happen. Luckily, it exceeded expectations. The lively area lead us directly to Centro Ybor and its famous Brewery. Almost connected to the avenue, this inviting spot … Continue reading Brewery of the Week – Tampa Bay Brewing Company (Ybor City)
Live music, good beer, and bags. The perfect way to spend any Saturday afternoon, right? I was lucky enough to get a taste of this special brewery this weekend. Lucky for us, it happened to also be a can release day for 3 of their top beers (PJ Party, Punch for Lunch, and Twisted Metal). … Continue reading Brewery of the Week – Resident Culture Brewing Company (Charlotte, NC)
I found myself down in Hermosa Beach this past weekend and happened to run into this gem of a taproom. Only 2 weeks old and Hermosa Brewing Company has already brewed up the best Hazy NE IPA I've ever had. Hermosa Brewing Company's taproom is located a couple blocks away from the beach right in … Continue reading Brewery of the Week – Hermosa Brewing Company
Brew Hub, in Lakeland, FL, has a different vibe than most Northern breweries. Although it's not next to any water, this brewery portrays itself as a hybrid between a relaxed beach bar, and a big industrial brewery. The workers were friendly and the atmosphere, like most good breweries, was communal. It was modern in the sense that … Continue reading Beer/Brewery Review – Brew Hub
A quick and easy guide to help you select appropriate Beer and Food Pairings. From Lightest to Darkest Pale Ale - Chicken, Salads, Salmon, Brie Blonde Ale - Grilled Seafood, Lobster, Mac & Cheese, Chicken, Cheddar Hefeweizen - Tacos, Light Seafood, Citrus Salads, Feta Pale Ale/IPA - Burgers, Shrimp, Spaghetti, Pepper Jack Dry Hard Cider … Continue reading Beer & Food Pairings – What goes well with what?
Milk Stout Nitro Left Hand Brewing Company Longmont, Colorado. Here is one of my favorite beers at the moment. The Milk Stout Nitro is a full-bodied beer that is super smooth and is made by the 44th largest craft brewery in the United States. I came across this brew while searching for a six-pack to … Continue reading Beer Review: Milk Stout Nitro
The motto is "Beach Brewed" and you can taste it in every beer they make. Santa Monica Brew Works is by far my favorite place to spend a Saturday afternoon drinking on the Westside. I've been living here in Los Angeles for about 2 1/2 years and have had the chance to see this brewery go … Continue reading Brewery/Beer Review – Santa Monica Brew Works