Beer Factoid: July 21

On this day in 1969, Neil Armstrong became the first man to walk on the moon at 2:56:15 AM (GMT).   To honor this extraordinary day in history, perhaps you can find a beer that involves the moon!  Here a just a few examples: Lunar Brewing Company’s Neil Armstrong Ale Miller-Coors’ Blue Moon New Glarus’s…

Apocalypse Beer and “The End of the World”: Day 12

Apocalypse Beer! Day 12 is the beginning of the End (so, we hope that our posts were educational!) and DOOM. Beer #12 (December) is a Golden Treacle Pale at 7.4% ABV. Since the world did not end and we are here today, what does it mean? Inky and Dr. B decided to stop talking about…

Apocalypse Beer and The “End of the World “: Day 11

Apocalypse Beer! Day 11 is Mortis, or Death. Beer #11 (November) is a Sour Persimmon Ale, at 6%ABV. What is Mortis/Death? When the Lamb opened the fourth seal, I heard the voice of the fourth living creature say, “Come and see!” I looked and there before me was a pale horse! Its rider was named…

Apocalypse Beer and “The End of the World”: Day 10

Apocalypse Beer! Day 10 features Omens. Beer #10 (October) is a Belgian-style Raspberry Stout at 7.2% ABV. What are omens? An omen (also called portent or presage) is a phenomenon that is believed to foretell the future, often signifying the advent of change. Though the word “omen” is usually devoid of reference to the change’s…

Apocalypse Beer and “The End of the World”: Day 9

WARNING! This post is bloody, grotesque, and full of zombies, beer, tattoos, and graffiti. (It’s out most media-packed post yet!) Apocalypse Beer! Day 9 is Blight… or the Zombie Apocalypse. Beer #9 (September) is a Pumpkin Ale at 7.4% ABV. What is Blight? Blight is the “disease” that could infect people and through certain brain…

Apocalypse Beer and The “End of the World”: Day 7

Apocalypse Beer! Day 7 is Torrent. Beer #7 (July) is a Pale Beet Bock, at 7%ABV. What is Torrent? A torrent is a (1) turbulent, swift-flowing stream, (2) a heavy downpour; a deluge, and/or (3) something that is heavy, uncontrolled outpouring. According to our military, “Flooding is the most common natural disaster and can occur…

Apocalypse Beer and The “End of the World”: Day 3

Apocalypse Beer!  Welcome to Day 3: Fallout Beer#3 (March) Fallout is a 7.3% ABV Green Cardamom Pale Ale. What is the Fallout? Fallout is in reference to the apocalyptic event that comes when the results of a nuclear Holocaust causes the radiation and chemicals to travel into the atmosphere. This will cover up the sun…

Apocalypse Beer and The “End of the World”: Day 2

What Would Inky Beer Do? Day 2: Rapture Beer #2 (February) is a Heather Ale, 7% ABV. What is the Rapture? Welcome to Day 2 of Apocalypse lore, beer, and art… THE RAPTURE! Many books have been written about this topic (The Bible, The Left Behind Series, ect.) and we thought that we would expand…

Apocalypse Beer and The “End of the World”: Day 1

What would Inky Beer Do?  Welcome to Day 1: Planet X or Niribu Theory Beer #1 (January) is a Yerba Mate Tripel, 7.6%. Welcome to the FIRST day of Inky’s journey to the End of the World. On Day 1, we’d like to discuss the theory of the Nibiru Cataclysm or Planet X. Please watch…