Weekend Beer Picks

I profess ignorance.  Though I have consumed Dogfish Head beers for many years I never bothered to find out what the actual "dogfish" was.  It's a shark.  A dogfish shark.   This was discovered because I have been seeking beers to recommend for this weekend.  In honor of Shark Week I sought beers that were…

The Session #70 – The Hyping of the Beer

To publicize or promote, especially by extravagant, inflated, or misleading claims. That’s what I found to describe “hype”.  This month's beer blogging topic is all about the hyping of beer.   Here are some examples that I thought of regarding beer hype. Budweiser - “king of beers”. Utter marketing hype. No one believes this. Not even…

The Tricky Dogfish Head

Dogfish Head makes some fabulous beers.  They're always over the top and a little off.   I chose Namaste for this Friday's beer session.  Namaste is a wit and has a Dogfish twist.  They added lemongrass. I read that this lemongrass is popular for Thai food.  It's in some Tom Yum soup which is supposed to…