Archive for September, 2011

U of Toronto prof wins Ig Nobel for a paper on the insect equivalent of beer googles

Fresh hops in Hood River, Occidental opens, the art of beer and much more: The Beer Here for the week of Sep. 30

Full Sail’s fresh hop Hopfenfrisch and Lupulins to pour at Hood River Hops and Portland, Eugene fresh hop tastivals

McM’s Thundercone Fresh Hop Ale on tap now

Gilgamesh meet the brewer features fresh hop beers

09-29-11 Fermenter Experiment and Lager Yeast

Chris Colby, editor of Brew Your Own magazine, helps us launch the next collaborative experiment comparing the performance of different fermenters. Also, the roots of lager yeasts.

Belmont Station tastings tonight, Thursday

The House of Sour’s first year, chili and smoke beers, hops in Independence, Sisters and Spokane and my favorite fest in Astoria: The Beer Here for the week of June 23

Epic Ales at Belmont Station Wednesday; BeerMongers Friday…

09-22-11 Wheat Wednesdays

Adam Draeger of the Yak and Yeti brewpub in Arvada, Colorado, joins us to talk about his journey going pro and his techniques of adding fruit to wheat beers in a weekly feature at his pub.