January in Review

So I blinked and January is already over.  There hasn’t been much in my life as far a beer goes…  The big news came early in the month with me joining Shoes N’ Brews ambassador team.  Our kick off event is coming up so I am sure to have more info in the near future. …

Cellar West Artisan Ales

To be honest, this stop wasn’t a high priority for me when I initially scanned the passport. I hadn’t heard much about them and when I checked out the website, farmhouse ales in bottles seemed to be the theme. Then on Saturday, we let someone else pick the stop and we landed here!  The Passport…

A quick stop during a spring snow

So I had planned to hunker down and check out the beers we have stored in the basement this weekend as the last big snowstorm was rolling through this weekend.  Instead what we got was some wet weather and cold wind.  I exchanged my flannel pajama pants for jeans and we heading out to see…

California Dreaming

A few weeks back, I had the chance to hang out for a few days in California after a solid week of work and conference.  Can’t complain as the location was amazing… We moved from Monarch Beach to Long Beach and started a weekend of beachtime, sunburns, and good beer! First, a quick shot of…