13 Brew-Stakes (Beer Sweepstakes) For You To Enter Today!

Thanks to Dr. B’s excitement about winning things, we bring you thirteen awesome Brew-Stakes (beer-related sweepstakes) to enter and, hopefully, win! Click on the RED links for contest details and how to enter. 1.Tamarack Brewing: Entries must be received by July 15, 2013 midnight Are you a lover of good beer?  An artist, photographer or…

Beer Me, Mardi Gras!

Happy Fat Tuesday, all! Traveling to New Orleans soon (like my sister, Carly), or already there celebrating Mardi Gras? Thanks to an article written by Brian Yaeger, from Draft Magazine, we’d like to share with you good places to drink, eat, and soak in the “Naw-lins” lifestyle. Dr. B and I went last year and…

Inky Beer is off to get an education!

In only one month, Inky Beer will head to Madison, WI to attend the Master Brewers Association of the Americas (MBAA) Brewing and Distilling Course! During the course, we will learn topics, such as: Alternative and High-Gravity Fermentations, Fruit, and Barrel Use Barley Varieties and Production Beer Flavor Training Brewery Case Studies Brewery Tour Brewing…

Happy Oktoberfest!

It’s that time of year again where beer lovers and the beginning of fall unite on the morning of the autumnal equinox… Oktoberfest! Going to the original Munich Oktoberfest is one of Dr. B’s and my Bucket List items. Maybe 2013? Click on the photo below for the locals guide to Oktoberfest. Prost! And to…

Dehydrated Beer?!

Have you ever thought, “I’d take the beer camping, BUT it’s just to heavy?” Well, here’s your solution! Dehydrated beer! What do you think? What flavors would you want to have? Very interesting… Thanks for the information, Robin!

Prost brews Denver’s Tivoli beer for the first time since 1969

Thanks to Prost Brewing (for the beer) and the Westword (for the article), Denver-ites and beer geeks galore can finally try Denver’s Tivoli Beer for the first time since 1969. (We cannot wait!!) Click on the photo below to read the entire article. When we first moved to Denver, Dr. B took me for a…

Arthur Reid visits the same pub every day for 72 years

A pub regular who has visited the same boozer every day for 72 years has been honored with a plaque on his favorite chair – where he has drank a staggering 30,000 pints. Arthur Reid, 90, has popped into The Griffin Pub almost every day at 3pm since turning 18 to enjoy a pint or…

Denver Graffiti: David Choe, Joe To, and DVS-1

Dr. B and I were walking around the Colorado Convention Center in Denver and we found these works of art (see slideshow). To my surprise, they were painted by David Choe, pioneer of the Obama grassroots street art campaign, Joe To, and DVS-1. Please check out their work and feel free to share the art…

Beer Popsicles are following me.

I was in the northern Denver area having an awesome interview today and was reading the Beer Advocate mag while I was in the waiting area of that wonderful place… low and behold, I was entranced by an article about Beer Popsicles. Really fancy ones to boot. Speed forward a few hours and I am…

International IPA Day is coming on August 2!

I don’t know if you’ve heard of it, participated in it last year, or are completely new to it, but tomorrow is international IPA Day! It was celebrated on 6 continents last year and frankly, I am surprised that I just heard about it two weeks ago! Colorado is trying to help make this year…

Ink: Noa Pedersen

Photo taken by Audrey Fields Where did you get your tattoo? I had been planning on getting another tattoo with my friend Audrey for awhile, and when we planned to go on a road trip to New Orleans for her birthday it presented us with a perfect scenario.  We didn’t know exactly which tattoo shop…