Monthly Archives: August 2009

Hopped Up

A few weeks ago I started writing a weekly beer column for Birmingham Weekly.  I’ve been wanting to link to it, but they just got them all online yesterday.  Now you’ll see a new one every Friday, both online and in print. Here’s the link: http://www.bhamweekly.com/category/food-drink/hopped-up/ Note that you can subscribe to it via RSS.  [...]

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Terrapin Monster Madness – August 13th at The J. Clyde

All of us in Free The Hops love to support breweries in the Southeast, and Terrapin is one of my favorites.  Their “Monster Beer Tour” features four seasonal high gravity beers that are all world class. Which means I’m really excited about Terrapin Monster Madness.  All the Monster beers in place, at one time — [...]

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Beer Dinners Spreading!

This is a pretty big deal.  An Alabama restaurant other than The J. Clyde is hosting a beer dinner.  And the menu looks good: Appetizer Three oysters on the half shell with pineapple salsa and habanero brown sugar vinegar sauce paired with Blanche de Chambly. Salad Pan seared chicken with apricot cous cous mixed greens [...]

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