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Entries from December 2008

Repealing Prohibition

December 5th, 2008 · Comments Off

Today is the 75th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition. Lately I’ve been researching a book that takes place the year Prohibition went into effect, so I know plenty about the beginning, but not nearly as much about the end. Some of my favorite stories are of the tricks bootleggers and drinkers used. By 1933, […]

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Tags: General · Women in Beer

Imbibers One Hundred

December 2nd, 2008 · 2 Comments

Imbibers One Hundred from Art of Drink – a spin off from the Omnivore’s Hundred that went around the blogs recently. What a good idea! – Here is my rundown: Instructions: 1) Copy this list into your blog, with instructions. 2) Bold all the drinks you’ve imbibed. 3) Cross out any items that you won’t […]

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Tags: Around the Web

Two winter beer tastings at The Jug Shop this weekend

December 2nd, 2008 · 2 Comments

Drink the winter away – what else are you going to do!  A plethora of beers to taste at the Jug Shop in San Francisco – from their website: JINGLE BEER PARTS I & II Imported & Domestic Winter Brews Friday 12/5 & Saturday 12/6 Get Yer Beer Bells On! “Christmas beers, also known as […]

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Tags: Tastings