Tag Archives: New Glarus

New Glarus Enigma

Imagine starting a brewery in 2017 and focusing primarily on easy-drinking German styles. Your flagship, no matter how rustic you make it seem by calling it a farmhouse, is a cream ale.¬†Your hoppy offerings are limited to a pale ale … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: New Glarus Strawberry Rhubarb

New Glarus does a couple things very well. The first is making highly drinkable, true to style beers that aren’t particularly groundbreaking or trendy but will always be a great choice. The other is making incredible fruit beers that offer … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: New Glarus Spotted Cow

Travel to the land of cheese, brats and the Packers, stop at a gas station and right next to the macro lagers you’ll spot something that just doesn’t seem to belong. Craft beer? What is that doing there? Chances are … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: New Glarus Thumbprint Series – Apple Ale, Berliner Weiss and Scream IIPA

Literally any time I’m close to the Wisconsin border, I make it a point to cross it to pick up some New Glarus. Take, for instance, this past May. I ran the Chicago Tough Mudder, which took place a couple … Continue reading

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Lake House Week Essentials: For Him

You’ll probably notice that things have been a little quieter around here the past few days. That’s because I’m on a bit of a mini-vacation, although there’s really no vacation from the blog. What started as a long weekend in … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Across America 12-Pack

In 1980 Sierra Nevada became one of the first players in the nascent craft beer movement. Thirty four years later the brewery is still leading the charge. In 2013 it was the second-largest craft brewer in the country. Its Pale … Continue reading

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Saturday Sip: New Glarus Dancing Man Wheat, Moon Man No Coast Pale Ale & Totally Naked Lager

I’ve been to Wisconsin more times in the past year than I have in the past ten combined. Each time I step foot in the Badger State I make sure I don’t leave without some beers from New Glarus. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Brew Bracket: Final Four

  The Final Four is presented by Flyover Press, an apparel brand giving a voice to the Midwest. Enter “BREWBRACKET” at checkout for 10% off your order. Here we are, the Final Four. The favorite from every region has emerged … Continue reading

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Brew Bracket: Elite Eight

Vote in the Final Four here Every region has now reached the same position, the Elite Eight, but boy did they take different ways of getting there. One was relatively upset free, one doesn’t have a brewery remaining in the … Continue reading

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Falstaff Region: Sweet 16

Vote for the Elite Eight here. The Falstaff Region has quickly shaped up as the anomaly in this bracket. It’s been quiet, the upsets few and far between and most hardly upsets. Geographically, it’s the most condensed, with the four … Continue reading

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