Coppertop Alehouse

A few weeks ago I was able to go to Prescott, Arizona with Karry from Black Bridge Brewery here in Kingman.  One of the places he was adamant about us visiting was Coppertop Alehouse.   It is on Montezuma Street, in the proximity of Whiskey Row, and it's a tiny place, the proverbial hole in the…

Made In the Shade Beer Festival

The wife and I arrived around noon at the Cocnino Fairgrounds in Flagstaff, AZ. It was June 22nd, a clear, warm, sunny day in Flagstaff, with a few gusts of wind - the same gusts that have been plaguing us here in Kingman. I was distressed that they followed us to our getaway. We checked…

The Session #69 – The Perfect Beer World

And now for this month's Session. This month it is from Jorge at Brew Beer And Drink It.  I'll say it now - rock on, Jorge.  There are two reasons for this:  Uno) Jorge lives in Arizona (right on, Jorge); Dos) Jorge has a straightforward, western, to the point, no beating-around-the-bush, call a spade a…

Beer Review: Witless by Roger

I love Mothership Wit and Hoegaarden and, especially, a local brewery's wit beer called Full Moon. So I did my best to make a wit.  All right, not my best.  It was just a general attempt to make a Belgian-y quasi-wit. Homebrewing is all about enjoying beer. As you can see Witless is considerably darker…