Beer Festival Blogging

This weekend there is a beer festival in Boulder City, Nevada.  My wife and I and another couple will be in attendance.  While there, I plan on doing my best to do some "live" blogging.  The posts will be very short.  I expect numerous pictures, too.  We attended this festival last year and it was…

Dark Penance by Founders Brewing

That word, penance, it intrigued me.  So I did what an intrigued person would do.  I visited OneLook.com and perused the definitions of the word.  Here was the first one displayed: "punishment or suffering that you accept, especially because of your religious beliefs, to show that you are sorry for something bad that you have…

Black Butte Porter by Deschutes Brewery

In all my travels I have never drank a beer so ... drinkable. It has an enviable pedigree, a spotless reputation, and a quotidian character. B is for Black Butte Porter The Vitals Brewer: Deschutes Brewery ABV: 5.2% Categorized as: porter That Smell ... It smells like cream and orchards. In Appearance ... Brown, like…