Beer Buzz: Bare Hands' Thai.p.a, plus tasting notes from the Microbrewers Festival

Rita's first taste of Bare Hand's Thai.p.a, plus more tasting notes from the Microbrewers Festival last weekend.
by Rita Kohn
 The best part of Saturday’s Microbrewers Festival was seeing Chris Gerard pouring Granger-based Bare Hands brews. Chris has made an amazing recovery from an injury that put him in the hospital for an extended stay followed by intensive therapy earlier this year.…

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Beer In Ads #1258: Real Gusto

Monday’s ad is another one for Schlitz, this time from 1977. In the ad, a stadium beer salesman wearing all white is pouring two bottles of Schlitz into paper cups — remember paper cups?

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Buddy’s Beer Garden

Yesterday Ken Weaver tweeted out he was watching Buddy’s Beer Garden. An inveterate animation lover, I wanted to see it, too. Buddy’s Beer Garden is part of the Looney Tunes series from Warner Brothers, and features Buddy, in the second of the 23 cartoons he starred in. Buddy’s...

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Beer In Ads #1257: You’re Out Of Beer

Today is Alec Moss’ 70th birthday — The Big 7-0 — which is quite frankly still hard to believe. Alec doesn’t look a day over 40! Must be the beer and motorcycles. I first got to know Alec when I worked with him on some private label contract beers I did for BevMo when he […]

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Beer In Ads #1256: The Real Joy Of Good Living …

Today is Alec Moss’ 70th birthday — The Big 7-0 — which is quite frankly still hard to believe. Alec doesn’t look a day over 40! Must be the beer and motorcycles. I first got to know Alec when I worked with him on some private label contract beers I did for BevMo when he […]

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Beer In Ads#1255: How To Get The Dishes Done

Today is Alec Moss’ 70th birthday — The Big 7-0 — which is quite frankly still hard to believe. Alec doesn’t look a day over 40! Must be the beer and motorcycles. I first got to know Alec when I worked with him on some private label contract beers I did for BevMo when he […]

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Beer Birthday: Glenn Payne

Today is Alec Moss’ 70th birthday — The Big 7-0 — which is quite frankly still hard to believe. Alec doesn’t look a day over 40! Must be the beer and motorcycles. I first got to know Alec when I worked with him on some private label contract beers I did for BevMo when he […]

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Hops & History 2

Today is Alec Moss’ 70th birthday — The Big 7-0 — which is quite frankly still hard to believe. Alec doesn’t look a day over 40! Must be the beer and motorcycles. I first got to know Alec when I worked with him on some private label contract beers I did for BevMo when he […]

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MicroBrewers Festival - Strategies to make the most of a beer event!

It's that time again! Tomorrow is the third and biggest major Indiana Beer Fest associated with the Brewers of Indiana Guild. The 19th Microbrewers Festival starts at 3:00 for general admission and is likely sold out by the time you read this but check here or Big Red Liquors locations.

Just Pressed: New Books by Authors on WordPress.com

Gabrielle Bell, a cartoonist based in Brooklyn, New York, has published a new book, Truth Is Fragmentary: Travelogues & DiariesRaw, revealing, and sometimes surreal, this comic diary serves up what Gabrielle is known for — her humor and introspection — as she muses on daily life and chronicles her travels around the world, from France to Sweden to Colombia.