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Back in February, I bought an extra bottle of The Abyss by Deschutes. Originally, this bottle was meant for another. Unfortunately for them, our plans for the exchange fell through repeatedly and we gave up. It was then going to be shared with Wes when he was in town. This one fell through the cracks on a rather busy weekend of drinking. So I was determined to find someone to share this bottle with. I didn’t just find someone, I found many.  (more…)

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While I couldn’t make it to the Hopmonk for the Jambalaya Jam, I did take a bike ride on Saturday.  What do these things have to do with each other?  Let me see if I can fill in the gaps.  (more…)

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The Beer Drinkers Diet

It’s very cliché to point to a child’s birth as motivation to change unhealthy ways in your life. Well I guess I’m a cliché. I had a bit of a wake up call shortly after my daughters birth, and with a full year having passed, here’s where I stand now.  (more…)

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If you can’t play, coach. If you can’t play or coach, play fantasy baseball. I play fantasy baseball, and we probably take it more seriously than the game calls for. One example, the placing of wagers on the outcome.  (more…)

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Two Years and Counting

Well, two years ago today, at the San Francisco Zoo, my wife and I made a committment to each other and got married.  Since then we’ve had our daughter Kaleigh and life has changed dramatically.  No beer related activities in the works tonight folks, but I need to take this time to tell my wife that I love her.  I love you Jen.  Happy Anniversary.  Here’s to many more.

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It’s the first Friday of the month, which means it’s time for The Session. This session we tackle the topic of anniversary brews, those once a year specialties where brewers get to show off what they’re made of. This month’s session is being hosted by Ray at The Barley Blog, so make sure to check out his site.  (more…)

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Back in May I bottled my most recent homebrew, Rats in the Attic Pale Ale.  This is my favorite homebrew recipe.  it’s flavorful, got a lot of hops, and carries quite a kick.  Unfortunately, something has gone wrong this time.  (more…)

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