Archive for July, 2007

Beer out the Wazoo

Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo is getting ready to hold the 12th annual Wazoo beer festival. Wazoo has been dubbed one of the top 10 beer festivals in the country by USA Today. While prices are a bit expensive, proceeds go to Lowry Park Zoo (a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Saturday, August 4 from 7:30 – 10:30 [...]

Rogue Chipotle Ale

I have to admit that I was a bit put off by the thought of beer that has been brewed with a chili that is commonly used in Mexican and Southwestern cooking. BUT, my wife picked up a 22 ounce bottle to try so I had to give it a go. Poured into a pint [...]

Norwegian beer – Nogne Pale Ale

A light, yet quite assertive ale. Refreshing and hoppy with a good backbone of malts. Finishes with a citrusy aroma. Goes well with seafood and white meats.Ingredients: Maris Otter-, wheat- and caramel-malt; Northern Brewer – and Centennial hops; English ale yeast, and our local Grimstad water. You have read the above ingredients correctly – A [...]