Dogfish Head founder Sam Calagione does a hoppy drinking and driving crossover with Ken Marino. You may remember him from MTV’s The State. He was Louie, the guy that dips his balls in things.
Athens, Georgia legend Owen Ogletree organizes an annual trip to Europe to visit and tour some pretty legendary breweries.
This year, Terrapin Beer Co’s “Spike” Buchowski brewed a Rye Pale Ale clone at 1516 brewpub in Austria. Alongside Spike are brewers from Max Lager’s, Wrecking Bar, Slice & Pint, and future Mazurt Brewing.
About six years ago, brewers from Victory Brewing Company (Downingtown, PA) brewed a Hop Devil clone, still on tap today at 1516.
Rumor has it Michael Bay directed this video to be used in Transformers 4. Brewer Jeremy Danner did all his stunts, used all real goats. The explosions are incredibly real. Oh yeah, and Chocolate Ale.
Ed note: None of this is true. Except for Danner. And Chocolate Ale. That’s shipping now.
Valentine’s Day will bring the launch of a new beer to Vermont based Magic Hat. Check out the teaser trailer above.
Anchor Brewing Company (San Francisco) announced today the release of their new Anchor IPA.
The spirit of the California gold rush inspires the art and idea behind Anchor IPA. The 19th century rush to California was to “See the Elephant” a metaphor for the pursuit of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. You’ll see the elephant hand drawn by Anchor artist James Stitt.
The beer is brewed with whole cone hops, 2-row barley, and pours an amber color. In honor of San Francisco Beer Week, Anchor IPA will launch in California all month. Select U.S. markets will receive bottles and draft starting in March, 2014.
Availability: 12oz Bottles (6 & 12 packs), 22oz Bottles, Draft. Year Round.
Arrival: Feb-March, 2014
Read more: Anchor Brewing Company
As you are pouring your next beer, don’t get just get excited over what you are about to drink. Get a little scientific.
How you pour, glass angles, clean glass- all of these are factors on getting the most out of your next beer. Try it tonight.