Inky Beer Factoid: October 25

On this day in 1870, the United States begins using postcards!  Postcards have been a wonderful way to send a short message along with a unique image of persons, places, things, and ideas.  (That’s a noun really.)  Some of the most fun and lighthearted postcards surround the beer industry.   Come to think of it,…

Inky Beer Factoid: September 2

On this day in 1891, Fuller’s Brewery in England brewed an XX Strong Ale.  Since that time period, the rich ale fell off the radar until recently.  Fuller’s, who has been archiving recipes since 1845, is blowing the dust off vintage concoctions of brewers of the past and releasing long, but not totally forgotten rarities…