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Entries from July 2008

Session #18 – Anniversary Beer

July 31st, 2008 · 2 Comments

This month’s Session is hosted by The Barley Blog. The topic was anniversary beer: “Use this as an excuse to celebrate. Open a limited release anniversary beer from your favorite brewer. Enjoy that special beer you normally only open on your wedding anniversary or birthday.” We decided to finally crack open our three bottles of […]

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Tags: The Sessions

Speakeasy Anniversary

July 30th, 2008 · Comments Off

If you aren’t doing anything this coming Saturday and live in the bay area, you might want to head to Speakeasy Ales & Lagers. They are having their 11th anniversary party from 2pm – 6pm and they know how to party. The 10th anniversary was amazing last year – just be careful of the double […]

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Tags: Beerventures

Back from the east – Boston Day 1

July 28th, 2008 · Comments Off

Boston was a blast. Very cool city. It had been a long time since I had been to Boston and I don’t think I have ever really explored the city. It was always somewhere I went to visit a friend or go to an event, never to just drink and eat (which of course I […]

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Tags: Beerventures

Beer At Joe’s Hits Boston

July 17th, 2008 · Comments Off

I am off to Boston tonight to pick up Jasmine from writer camp and of course explore the food and beer of Boston. Not a lot of beer stuff planed but I am going to try hard to get to The Publick House & Monk’s Cell and The #1 American Owned and Operated Brewery. If […]

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Tags: General

Writer’s Camp, ongoing

July 12th, 2008 · 1 Comment

As expected, after the first few weeks we have mostly devolved into drinking hard liquor and cheap wine in our rooms on the weekends. Such is the dorm life. Tonight, though, I picked up a new kind of beer at the grocery store: Stone Mill’s Organic Pale AleĀ from the Green Valley Brewing Company. I managed […]

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Tags: Beer I can't get my hands on · Tastings