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Groovy Guy Gifts

I was recently introduced to the website www.groovyguygifts.com. If you are not familiar with the site, it offers a wide variety of gifts which can be personalized.  And when I say a wide variety, I may be understating it. Here...

Man Law: Don’t Fruit The Beer!

A few years ago Miller Brewing did a series of tv commercials  with a group of well-known men seated around a table discussing “manly” things, and proposing “Man Laws”, usually revolving around esoteric questions and stereotypical manly behavior such as...

Do you have your VA Brewpass?

Do you like craft beer? Do you like discounts on beer, food and merchandise? If you have a VA Brewpass, you know you can use it to get great discount on Virginia craft beer at bars, pubs, restaurants, and breweries...

A Beer A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

By Philip A Soluri   It’s a well-stated fact in the medical profession that moderate consumption (one to two drinks) of alcoholic beverages can be beneficial and down right healthy for the mind and body. We’re well aware that it helps...

Hops in the Park

Come join us at Henricus Park for the 2nd annual Hops in the Park festival that will feature Virginia craft beer and Virginia hops farmers. Representatives from breweries will be on site to discuss their beer and the Virginia-grown ingredients in...

What’s Up With Sour Beer?

What’s Up With Sour Beer?

There’s nothing like ending the day with a pint, or two. You might like to sit down to a rich, flavorful stout, or maybe you’d prefer a hoppy, citrusy India Pale Ale, or something with more malty like a brown...

Home Beer Making – Guides To Matching The Right Beer To The Meal

Home Beer Making – Guides To Matching The Right Beer To The Meal

By Ryan M Hooper  Beer can be used to compliment the food in the similar way as wine pairs with food. Beer adds more flavors of both the brew and the meal. Not all the beers can go with all the...

Beer, Wine and Your Bones

Beer, Wine and Your Bones

by Michele Webb If you like the taste of a good brew, then here is some good news! In a recent research study of over 2,900 women and men, researchers found that beer, which contains silicon, may promote bone health. Silicon...