Archive for February, 2008

Beerfest 2008 – Tampa

The Florida Brewer’s Guild it getting ready for Beerfest 2008! Once again, this event will be held in historic Ybor City, Tampa and will feature over 100 Florida craft beers! Due to scheduling conflicts, it has been a few years since I have actually been able to make it to this event but this year [...]

Total Wine added to Ultimate beer guide list

Without much thought, I have decided to add Total Wine & More to my Ultimate Tampa Bay area beer guide. Any place where I can purchase Boulder Beer’s Hazed & Infused (one of my favorite breweries) for only $6.99, certainly deserves to be on the list. Aside from that, they have a very large selection [...]

Brewery sues former employee

Via TMZ.com . . . Brewmandu Brewery in Ohio is suing a former employee. They claim that he stole their formula for healthy beer. Brewmandu Brewery alleges that Brian Lottig jacked the idea of selling a beer that’s good for you — and took it to establish his own “The Lion Brewery.” According to documents, [...]

Bell’s HopSlam Ale

Wow wow wow wow wow wow wow! Do I really need to say anything more? The folks from Bell’s Brewery have REALLY pulled it off again with this one, delivering another outstanding brew! For hop heads, this beer is pure heaven. Described by Bell’s as “A biting, bitter, tongue bruiser of an ale.” this beer [...]

Shock Top Belgian White

Anheuser busch has a new “craft” brew out and I have to admit it is pretty good! Now don’t get me wrong, I am not a Belgian beer connoisseur by all means. So perhaps my opinion should be taken with a grain of salt.  But I had a few of these on tap the other [...]