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Saturday Sip Showdown: Unspiced Christmas Beers

The typical winter warmer/Christmas beer is something strong, both in alcohol and the amount of spices. Toss in honey, ginger and some cinnamon and you’ve got your typical Christmas beer. Ohio seems to do this pretty well. But occasionally you’ll … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip Showdown: Pumpkin Beers

You would think that I would have learned after the Oktoberfest debacle. Want to destroy any love you have for a style? Taste through a dozen or so beers in one sitting and then come back and tell me you … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Detroit Beer Trip 2015

Every year I go on at least two beer-related trips that are limited to the guys. There’s the New Beer’s Trip, consisting of a day trip to multiple breweries within a one or two hour drive. There’s also a second … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Beer and Wine Tasting in Traverse City

In early August I had the chance to spend a long weekend up north in the top of the mitten that makes up Michigan’s lower peninsula. Traverse City may be known primarily for its cherries but it’s becoming more and … Continue reading

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Falstaff Region: Second Round

Vote in the Sweet 16 here The Falstaff Region was rather quiet in the first round. While other regions pulled in lots of votes, most match ups in the Falstaff region didn’t receive as many votes, total, as most of … Continue reading

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Falstaff Region: First Round

Go here to vote in the Second Round. And so the quest begins. Which Midwest brewery will be named favorite of the people? We’ll kick it off with the Falstaff Region. Read on for a bit of background information on … Continue reading

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