Monthly Archives: July 2010

Middle Ages Brewing Company Celebrates 15th Anniversary!

Before heading to Westford, Massachusetts for the Blues n Brews Festival on August 21st, stop over in Syracuse, New York THIS SUNDAY, August 1st, for the Middle Ages Brewing Company’s 15th Anniversary Celebration! Some important details: – FREE outdoor event! … Continue reading

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9th Annual Blues n Brews Festival with 50Back Beer!

Who’s going to be in the Boston area in August?? If you are, you should come out to the 9th Annual Blues n Brews Festival on August 21st at Nashoba Valley in Westford, MA! There will be a bunch of … Continue reading

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The Ale Rivals of the Rhine River

The Rhine River cities of Cologne and Duesseldorf are separated by a mere 25-minute train ride and several centuries of contempt. “You might say we don’t like each other,” says Arno Fries, a tour guide at the Dom Brewery Museum in … Continue reading

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#1 Beer Website Experience? No competition!

Alright, so we rounded out the Top Beer Traveler Drinking Experiences with hippies, playboy bunnies, and guns, and we realize it’s pretty hard to top those, BUT at the same time, we know it’s pretty impossible for most to just … Continue reading

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Here it is folks…the #1 Beer Traveler Experience!

1. The “schiesskellers” of Zurich: A Gun range & Barroom Americans have this image of the Swiss as these meek little yodeling cheesemakers afraid to take a side. The truth is that Switzerland is the most heavily armed nation in … Continue reading

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Beer Tour Count down #2 – Playboy Mansion…just another day in the life of The Beer Traveler

2. Pete’s Wicked Ale at the Playboy Mansion, Beverly Hills When you’re The Beer Traveler, you get invited to all kinds of fancy beer shin-digs. Usually, they’re not worth attending. But one invite stood out like a GQ cover model … Continue reading

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Beer Tour Count down #3 – Hippies n Hops

3. Anchor Liberty Ale at the Anchor Brewery, San Francisco The Lady Beer Traveler and I made a humanitarian trip to San Francisco several years ago, handing out soap and shaving kits to the filthy hippies who still infect the … Continue reading

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The Beer Traveler Got Buzzed on Beer Tap TV!

Hey everyone! Head over to Beer Tap TV where our buddies Erik, Eli, and Dusty blog about everything you need to know about what’s going on in the beer world.  Most recently, The Beer Traveler has been featured on their … Continue reading

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Beer Tour Count down #4 – Beer Au Naturel

4. Cantillon Gueuze at the Cantillon Brewery, Brussels This is really a neat brewery, nothing more than a warehouse of sorts amid row-house apartments in a working-class Brussels neighborhood called Anderlecht. It’s also famous for a bit of old brewing … Continue reading

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Who says drinking and politics don’t go together?

5. Fuller’s London Pride at The Hop Inn, Parliament, London The folks from Fuller’s Brewery were kind enough to invite me and a bunch of writers to London a few years ago. In the U.K., Fuller’s beers are usually served from an old-fashioned cask via … Continue reading

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