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Earlier this year Matthew Curtis, a British beer blogger I’ve a lot of respect for put out a tweet that pushed me off the indecisive fence I’ve been known to camp out on from time to time. I’d been percolating the idea of attending the Beer Bloggers Conference for a while. As a newbie to …

Last October I turned the grand old age of 30. Every year I drive my wife crazy by refusing to make a fuss and doing my best to let it pass by as another ordinary day. This year I decided to make a fuss, a big albeit delayed fuss. So when the National Homebrewers Conference …

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As a casual beer drinker I’d taken for granted how simple the draft system seemed at my local brewpub. My assumption was that the kegs were somewhere nearby and there was some kind of tubing which fed the beer from the aforementioned kegs. The server pulls the tap handle, and ale comes flowing gloriously into …

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There are many types of craft drinkers out there and for the first few years after I discovered craft beer, I probably fell into the rare beer (sometimes known as White Whales in the beer community) hunter category. I spent a lot of time on BeerAdvocate hunting down top rated beers of a particular style …

Always on the quest to gain new perspectives on the brewing process, I decided to pick up a copy of Randy Mosher’s Mastering Homebrew. I really enjoy Randy’s style, he’s a professional graphic designer which gives his content delivery a slightly different approach than the majority of homebrew books on the market.

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Following the last post about some of my favorite book resources, I wanted to share some of my go-to beer related internet resources. These are hubs I regularly visit to keep me informed about topics ranging from industry news, beer education and entertaining forum trolls.

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