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Tap This: Self-brewing hazy IPAs brings hard-to-find beers into the home

Tap This: Self-brewing hazy IPAs brings hard-to-find beers into the home

Last week, we discussed the craze of the sessionable hazy IPA. These beers are certainly a growing popular segment in the craft beer industry. The trouble is that sometimes with all the hype and demand they can be difficult to find. One sure fix for this is to brew your own. Brewing your own beer […]

Tap This: Sessionable hazy IPAs are rising stars of craft beer industry

Tap This: Sessionable hazy IPAs are rising stars of craft beer industry

The IPA is without a doubt the leader in the craft beer market. Within the IPA category, though, is a series of ebbs and flows toward the most popular variant. Right now, the New England style IPA, or NEIPA, is the rising star within the market, with an even more popular version rising through the […]

Tap This: Cream ales are subtle, refreshing brews, shouldn’t be overlooked

Tap This: Cream ales are subtle, refreshing brews, shouldn’t be overlooked

The rise of craft beer has brought many beer styles to the market, but many of the macro-brewed lighter styles of beer tend to be less popular. The reasons are most likely tied to the turning away from macro beer by many craft brewers, not to mention the lack of flavor. However, some of these […]

Tap This: Expand knowledge of craft beer with this short list of books

Tap This: Expand knowledge of craft beer with this short list of books

Summer is flying by with warm weather and lazy days dwindling. However, there is still time to enjoy a day poolside while enjoying a great beer. Another pleasure to pursue while enjoying a great beer is reading about our beloved liquid refreshment. Summer is a great time to curl up with a great book and […]

Tap This: Brewing unfiltered can add flavor and smoothness to good beer

Tap This: Brewing unfiltered can add flavor and smoothness to good beer

Beer styles are seemingly endless in the craft beer market. While there is a set range of beer styles, within those styles is a vast amount of variations. Some of these variations are easy to distinguish from one another, such a stout with coffee versus the same stout with vanilla instead. But one area the […]

Tap This: Craft breweries creating adventurous IPAs using hops, fruit

Tap This: Craft breweries creating adventurous IPAs using hops, fruit

There is no doubt that the American IPA is the king of craft beer right now. The style is favorite among craft drinkers and many IPA brewery releases garner long lines. However, many breweries are starting to expand on the style beyond the realm of just hops. The main feature for any IPA is, of […]

Tap This: Pilsner, the style that got you into beer, gets craft-brewed

Tap This: Pilsner, the style that got you into beer, gets craft-brewed

In the ever-increasing popular world of craft beer, many styles exist together in perfect harmony. While there are certainly pilsners in that world, it does seem to be a forgotten style. This is a sad fact, because for many of us, it is the style of beer that got us into beer! Sure our first […]

Tap This: Full flavor and moderate ABV make session IPAs a lasting movement

Tap This: Full flavor and moderate ABV make session IPAs a lasting movement

The American IPA has long been the fan favorite within the craft beer industry. However, some beer lovers have found the higher ABV a bit too much, especially when indulging while out with non-craft-beer-drinking friends. While many macro beers feature ABVs ranging from 4 to 5 percent while IPAs can range from 6 percent all […]

Tap This: One of four key ingredients in beer, hops can complement or shine

Tap This: One of four key ingredients in beer, hops can complement or shine

Hops are an ingredient that any craft beer lover has heard discussed. Even the most casual of beer drinkers is at least familiar with the term. What exactly are they though? Where do they come from and what are they doing in beer? IPA lovers flock to beers loaded with hops. They add a bittering […]

Tap This: Dad deserves crafty, beer-related gift this year for Father’s Day

Tap This: Dad deserves crafty, beer-related gift this year for Father’s Day

Father’s Day is upon us yet again, but instead of going with the usual tie, tool or other standard “man gift” this year, buy him something he will truly want and use — beer! Beer-related gifts are growing in popularity and Father’s Day is the perfect time to show him how much you truly care. […]

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