Barley John’s Brew Pub in New Brighton, Minnesota is celebrating 17 years today! Seventeen years is a very long time in the craft beer game and deserving of celebration. Let’s take a look at what makes Barley John’s so special and raise a glass.
Back in 2015, I had the opportunity to test the Breathometer Breeze. After running into accuracy issues, the company sent me two additional units, each time claiming that the new one should resolve the inaccuracy issues I was seeing. After being unable to get accurate results with the third unit, I had no choice to not recommend the product to Craft Beer Time readers. It would seem that recommendation was sound, as the FTC filed a lawsuit against Breathometer and just came to a settlement with Breathometer to refund all purchases. Here are the details.
The beers will be special. The beards will be combed. Winterfest 2017 is moving to Minneapolis and is sure to showcase the very best beers available in the state of Minnesota. Here’s a look at what makes Winterfest so unique and why it’s one of the must-attend beer fests in the midwest.
Since 1997, Town Hall Brewery in Minneapolis has been brewing up awesome beers for the people of the Twin Cities. While the styles they make run the entire spectrum, they set aside one week each year for a single theme. Barrel Aged Beer Week 2017 returns, and continues to showcase this much sought after sect of beer.
Beer is a wonderful beverage but as hardy as many can be, there are a number of problems that can cause good beer to go bad. Like any food or beverage, unwanted guests like bacteria or other microbes can cause issues. To prevent these pests from putting the hurt on our favorite drink, some brewers pasteurize their beer. This kills any unwanted guests but does pasteurization hurt a beer’s ability to age? Let’s take a look.
Have a brewery you love? Want to help them get more business? In just a couple minutes, you can help them out in one simple way. Write them an online review. Here’s how do you can help your favorite brewery with a review and why it will mean a lot.
The holidays are almost here and you still have a couple beer lovers on your list. While time may be running out to shop for the perfect gift to give your stout lover, we’re got a collection of items that can still be delivered in time for the holidays. Check out this last minute beer lovers gift guide for 2016.
Beer is best close to home, so while visiting Florida one should enjoy beers brewed in the local market. Two Henrys Brewing is named for railroad tycoons Henry B. Plant and Henry M. Flagler, two men that had a big impact on the state of Florida. Like the folks the brewery is named for, Hop Tycoon Double IPA looks to be the tycoon of IPAs.