Where to begin, where to begin, where to begin… The Craft Brewers Conference last week in downtown San Francisco was my first one, and I’m already in party-bus-planning mode for the event down in San Diego next year. Shenanigans were hindered by the fact that Mario, Joe T., and I were commuting daily back and [...]
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As many of you know, I work as a professional film reviewer during the day. Only part time, obviously, as my obligations as substitute ringmaster, crash dummy, and full-contact hypnotist can be quite taxing. Film is my relaxation, my retreat. (And no, I haven’t been getting much fiction written lately. Thanks for asking!)
It’s rare that I’ll lean upon outside news sources or magazine articles as primary content (which probably just points to the fact that good bloggers are significantly more savvy and reactionary than I tend to be), but the recent issue of Imbibe magazine (July/August 2010) touched upon two topics that figure in prominently in this [...]
The biggest news of last week (possibly some of the biggest news in craft beer in some time, at least in terms of the amount of mainstream media coverage) was obviously the fact that BrewDog made a 50+% ABV beer. Of which it would be selling 11 bottles total. Lovingly packaged in dead animals.