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NOW TAP THIS: 3 ways to not be a jerk

NOW TAP THIS: 3 ways to not be a jerk

Passion comes in all forms and can follow just about anything. We all have friends who are passionate about something whether it is sports, travel, cooking, action figures or even craft beer. As the popularity of craft beer rises so has the passion that many drinkers have for the tasty beverage. However this passion may […]

I’D TAP THAT: Bitter Americans are now Down to Earth

I’D TAP THAT: Bitter Americans are now Down to Earth

Glassware: The light crisp malts provide the perfect bedding for the hops. Glassware that enables the aroma to be captured enhances this great IPA. The Spiegelau IPA glass is the first choice, but a nonic pint or Willi Becher pub glass will also serve the beer well. Of course, this is a canned beer and […]

I’D TAP THAT: Round up this ranger

I’D TAP THAT: Round up this ranger

Glassware: The refreshing hops and semi-sweet malts provide the perfect taste. These flavors are enhanced when the aroma can be fully experienced. The Speigelau IPA glass is the first choice with this IPA but a snifter, nonic pint, or Willi Becher pub glass will work perfectly. Description: Ranger pours a light golden amber hue with […]

I’D TAP THAT: One hoppa of a beer

I’D TAP THAT: One hoppa of a beer

Glassware: The sweet malts and hop bouquet within the aroma is something that must be experienced, so glassware that helps capture these qualities is best. The Spiegelau IPA glass is a first choice when selecting glassware, but a snifter or tulip glass will work well. Description: Stegmaier’s Grand Hoppa pours a deep golden amber hue […]

I’D TAP THAT: Celebrate with style

I’D TAP THAT: Celebrate with style

Glassware: As with many Belgian inspired beers, glassware is of vital importance for experiencing the full effects of the beer. Stemmed glassware is best for the beer to allow it to warm slowly, specifically snifter or tulip styled stemware are the best choices. Description: Belgian Independence Day 2015 Tripel pours a golden hue with a […]

I’D TAP THAT: Crack open this nut

I’D TAP THAT: Crack open this nut

Glassware: Brown Ales unlock their true potential as they warm slowly. Glassware that will allow the beer to warm at a slower pace and capture the aroma is best for Hazelnut Brown Nectar. A stemmed porter glass, snifter or nonic pint glass are the best choices of glassware to have the best experience with this […]

I’D TAP THAT: Hard to say, easy to drink

I’D TAP THAT: Hard to say, easy to drink

Glassware: The aroma of Liliko’i Kepolo is both breathtaking and invigorating and glassware that helps capture that is best suited for the beer and the drinker. A snifter glass would be your best choice but a tulip glass would be a good choice as well. Spiegelau does offer a newly made wheat beer glass, but […]

I’D TAP THAT: Day or night, it’s delicious

I’D TAP THAT: Day or night, it’s delicious

Glassware: DayTime features a beautiful and delicate hop aroma and glassware that traps that is best suited for the beer. As always with IPAs the Spiegelau IPA glass is best, but if you are in a situation where that is not an option a Willi Becher Pub Glass will service the beer well. However, the […]

I’D TAP THAT: Hoppy, delicious yet still ruined

I’D TAP THAT: Hoppy, delicious yet still ruined

Glassware: RuinTen is an amplified IPA with a huge hop presence in aroma and taste. Glassware that helps capture these qualities will take this world class beer to another level. The best option would be the Spiegelau IPA glass, however if this is not an option a snifter or tulip glass will also be great […]

I’D TAP THAT: Creamy and delicious ales

I’D TAP THAT: Creamy and delicious ales

Glassware: Cream ales are lighter beers with a wonderful malt profile. However, it is a beer that is not overly complex but still deserves a pour into proper glassware. The Willi Becher pint glass is a top choice for this beer. This is also a great beer straight from the can and many old timers, […]