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Beer of the day: Heavy Seas Black Cannon

Today’s beer of the day comes to us by the way of Heavy Seas/Clipper City Brewing. Described by the brewer as “an extension of our Loose Cannon style brewed with black malt”. Loose Cannon is quite possibly one of my top 10 favorite IPA’s of all time. Brewery: Heavy Seas Style: Black IPA Purchase location: [...]

Craft beer thursdays at Midtown Sundries

Hi all . . . I’m just sitting here at Midtown Sundries in downtown Saint Pete watching the Bucs game, and I noticed a sign for Craft Beer Thursday’s. 2 for 1 on all craft beer 4pm until close. Just an FYI. Adam

Cigar City Good Gourd

Good Gourd, goard, qowd or however you may spell it, good Lord this stuff is good. Had a few on tap this evening at Cafe Alma in St pete. A great pumpkin ale. Actually, one of my favorite beers to come out of Cigar City. Very well done. This ale is similar, I think, to [...]

Adam’s Tampa Bay beer guide

Hey all. I am getting ready to do a major overhaul to my “Ultimate Tampa Bay Beer Guide” page. If you can think of anything that should be added such as beer stores, bars, breweries etc, please feel free to to post a comment or shoot me an e-mail.

Adam’s Beer Blog on Twitter

In an effort to stay more active on my blog, I have signed up for Twitter. Please feel free to follow me there. http://twitter.com/adamsbeerblog

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 [...]

ABC Fine Wines & Spirits

ABC Fine Wines & Spirits has been added to my Ultimate Tampa Bay area beer guide. I have noticed a recently improved (and quite welcome) beer selection at ABC. In fact, they now have a whole row in front of the beer coolers to keep a multitude of American microbrews, Belgian Ales and numerous other [...]

Bad news for beer drinkers in South Africa

I just read a report via IOL that the beer drinkers need to brace themselves for a possible shortage this season. Ouch! Read more here. In the meantime, out local beer stores have just received their shipments of the much awaited and anticipated Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale. So, stock up while you can and I [...]

Hankering for lighter beers

Every so often, I will get the taste for a light beer – particularly so during these warm summer months. It gets to be pretty hot in Florida during the summer. Weather you are working hard in the yard, around the house or out at a football game, don’t be embarrassed sporting a cooler full [...]

New Zealand brewery laptop stolen

The Croucher Brewing Company is offering a life time of FREE BEER in exchange for information regarding the theft of a company laptop. More here via the BBC.

The Today Show beer segment

I briefly caught an Oktoberfest segment this morning on the Today Show where they were tasting “the best beers” – all different styles. The only review I caught was the Best Belgian beer which they claimed to the Saison Dupont. I’m looking for the entire video which I will post if I find it.