Mohave County Beer Festival – Year Five

We arrived at Mohave Count Fairgrounds punctually.  The sun shades were placed on the dash and windows rolled down fractionally as our group debouched from the car.  The sun was far from shy on this hot Saturday afternoon.  With temperature was in the mid to low 90s we were anticipating a few hours of good…

The Beer and the Rest: Kingman’s Fourth Annual Beer Festival

Public events comprise volunteers, vision, negotiation, organization, and financing. Putting all that together, even for a smallish town like Kingman, calls for effort and interest on the part of a few for the benefit of many. Not only is there a great deal of work behind the scenes, this is also a public event with…

Flotsam, Jetsam and Me

I like to feature bottle caps in some of my pictures. Something about how they are bent is intriguing. It's a reminder of the cool physics and chemistry at work in the drink ready to be consumed. It's also a symbol of craft beer; none of those silly twist-off caps here ... This picture also…

Lunch at College Street Brewhouse & Pub

Up on a hill, parking is a little confusing but not terribly. It is family friendly. Big Blue Van served with blueberries in the glass. Don't know that they add flavor but they add to the presentation. Makes a fun game trying to snag a blueberry. Jesse's Lager is heavy and clean with a hops…

Weekend Beer Picks

Whereas the first six months of this year have passed fugaciously, this week has been interminable. Every day I have looked at the office clock, or the computer clock, or the iPhone clock and have become whelmed with anguish that only an hour has expired instead of the four I had felt. Once the work…