Sunday, January 8, 2017
Journeys Into Warm Hot Beer

Warm Hot Beer

“Ice Cold Beer” are those infamous words uttered by vendors at the ballpark. Beer ads routinely speak of “cold, refreshing tastes”. Where we sit it is cold – I do not need to hear about ice cold beer in the middle of January. It got us to thinking about the notion of warm beer. In Read Article

Posted by: Admin January 8, 20179:40 pm
Sunday, November 13, 2016
Journeys Into One Brewer’s Take on Thanksgiving Beers

One Brewer’s Take on Thanksgiving Beers

What makes for a great Thanksgiving meal ? A turkey and the trimmings. Treasured loved ones and/or friends ? In years past, a good beer would have a role – normally something simple to wash down the turkey, stuffing and sweet potato. These days, we are told, a beer can and should do more. Here Read Article

Posted by: Admin November 13, 20168:51 pm
Friday, October 21, 2016
Journeys Into The Fall Classic and an Ice Cold Beer

The Fall Classic and an Ice Cold Beer

It used to be that the World Series would be over by now. It’s more cider time where we are. But Major League Baseball these days is first heading into the World Series after playing a few rounds of playoff baseball. Here is a classic ad, narrated by Mel Allen,  that reminds us what baseball Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 21, 201610:44 pm
Friday, October 21, 2016
Journeys Into New Crowdsourcing Project: A Museum of Beer

New Crowdsourcing Project: A Museum of Beer

Why do we have big, fun museums for Football, Baseball, Rock & Roll, etc, but not for Beer? Shouldn’t we-beer lovers everywhere-come together to build a comprehensive, interactive, entertaining, educational site dedicated to All-Things Beer? That’s exactly what we’re doing with Brew: The Museum of Beer. So reads an introduction to a press release we Read Article

Posted by: Admin 10:36 pm
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Journeys Into The Ups & Downs of Pumpkin Beers

The Ups & Downs of Pumpkin Beers

I’m old school – lager beer and perhaps an ale. All of these choices are wonderfully dizzying and confusing to me. So on the topic at hand I am agnostic. In this bitter election year, another topic being debated in a more civilized fashion is that of pumpkin beer. Pumpkin beer has now become a Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 19, 20167:08 pm
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Journeys Into Exercise and Beer

Exercise and Beer

Two new studies suggest that exercise may well influence when and how much people drink. Drinking may even affect whether people exercise, and, the findings suggest, the interplay between exercise and alcohol could be a good thing. More from the New York Times. ShareFollow

Posted by: Admin October 16, 20161:43 pm
Saturday, September 24, 2016
Journeys Into Passing: Phyllis Shlafly

Passing: Phyllis Shlafly

It happened a while back but we wanted to acknowledge the passing of Phyllis Schlafly. She was known to the public as an important and controversial political activist and voice in the American social/political discourse over many years. Less known her tie to an important family in the modern history of American brewing. In the Read Article

Posted by: Admin 5:23 pm