What Is IBU in a Beer and Why Doesn’t It Much Matter?

I probably find statistics and numbers as boring as you find statistics and numbers...maybe even more. In the craft-beer world, knowing a brew's ABV, IBU and SRM shouldn't interfere with the pleasure drinking it provides. Of these numbers, only the…

Why Pilsners for Summer?

With summer right around the corner, it's time to consider some warm-weather crushable beers. Nothing says summer like pilsner. Now that you have finished rolling your eyes and yawning, here's why. Sure, the majority of the more popular beers sold…

Thank the Pilgrims for Pumpkin Beer

Agree or disagree: Pumpkin beer is as American as apple pie. Have your answer? Actually, it's even more American than apple pie and we can thank our imbibing early colonial ancestors for introducing it. In fact, pumpkin beer was probably…