Flying Hamburger by Black Bridge Brewery

Long have I considered wheat beers to be an appropriate drink for the Southwest. They are refreshing, light on the palate, digestive and they are the color of summer - and it seems to be always Summer in the Southwest. Hefeweizen is the name you probably associate with wheat beers. It can also be labeled…

Home-brewed Blonde

The last few years have been spent doing more craft beer consumption than home-brew production. But after a few home-brew club meetings I was motivated to buy a large bag of pale malt. It will serve as my base grain for many future home-brews. In past decades I've always ordered my grains milled, or cracked,…

OFF THE ALES HOMEBREW CLUB TO HOST ‘LEARN TO HOMEBREW DAY’ EVENT ON NOVEMBER 2 —INVITATION TO JOIN IN 21 ST ANNUAL WORLDWIDE HOMEBREWING CELEBRATION—

KINGMAN, AZ – On November 2, Off the Ales Homebrew Club is hosting an American Homebrewers Association ® (AHA) Learn to Homebrew Day event. The celebration, which is free and open to the public, will be held at 9 am. Learn to Homebrew Day is an opportunity for homebrewers to introduce their community to the…

6 Years and 6 Beers

Last year this article was written in recognition of the five year anniversary of Black Bridge Brewery. Upon review it was determined the five favorites did not need to be altered; only a sixth beer needs be added to the list. To be sure, the forthcoming Brut IPA anniversary beer was not sampled for inclusion…

A Jammin’ Pilsner

If you visit the legendary B3 on a Friday it’s likely you'll be listening to the more legendary Def Leppard blasting through the speakers. I like to think I had a small part to play in that and, to be sure, no one stops mocking me about it. So be it. Oh, so I’ll pass…