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…

Reminder for The Session 137: German Wheat Beers

The title for this blog post says it all.  Next week, Friday July 6, is the time to post your words on German Wheat Beers, the similarities and dissimilarities of weissbeers, kristall weizen, weizen, hefeweizen, etc.  I’d love to read about the distinctions all you brewers and beer researchers know about regarding the various “styles”…

K-Town Weiss by Black Bridge Brewery

Unless winter decides it did not represent itself enough this year and decides to hang on and bully us until summer, our weather should start to think about spring soon.  Black Bridge's recent tap-list addition can therefore be viewed as either a farewell to the cold season or a herald of springtime.  The beer is K-Town…

Beer and Brunch – the Sunday Funday

Sunday’s are an admixture of leisure and dread.  On Friday the weekend begins and heralds relief from the labors of the week. However, that same weekend can bring other work: domestic chores, hobbies, home and car maintenance - all the stuff that can't be done during the week often schedule themselves for Friday and Saturday.…