Dogfish and Boston Beer – What’s the Deal?

Big news with the merger?! Purchase of Dogfish Head by Boston Beer. Lots of speculation about what is going on. Here's my read. As an official old guy, I have a bit of a different perspective than most young writers. My read is that Jim Koch realizes that he's at the...

Huck’s been doing some art!

I went to a Wine and Design function at the Wine Lab in Blacksburg and painted this: Huck's first painting! The instructors for Wine and Design are first rate and do events around town as well as at their studio! The Wine Lab is a really cool new concept bar in...

Is there beer in Las Vegas? Yes, and no…

I recently returned from a trip to the Sin City and was a bit surprised and disappointed that there's not more beer there. The craft beer scene has not really changed that much over the last 5 years. There's several decent breweries and brew pubs, but they are not...

What’s the story on 420 beer?

Time has passed since marijuana was legalized in Denver. Is anyone there making pot beer? Yes, and no... Cannabis-infused beer was recently legalized in Colorado, but the law only allows cannabidiol, not the actual THC. That means you can get the benefits of the...