December
21
2009

Rye Stout

Standing stout and strong
He faces the longest night
With a rye smile

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Anyone out there got a good recipe for Rye Stout?

Thing of the day: The Homebrewers’ Recipe Guide: More than 175 original beer recipes including magnificent pale ales, ambers, stouts, lagers, and seasonal brews, plus tips from the master brewers

December
20
2009

Shoveling Snow

The path is now clear
I can sooth my sore muscles
With stout refreshment

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: Quote Junkie: Philosophy Edition: Over 1300 Quotes From Great Philosophers And Others Who Have Had Philisophical Moments Of Wisdom

November
16
2009

Birthday Treat

Shelia’s birthday treat
Dinner at the Stone Brew’ry
With Ballast Point Stout

Written by Pete Bishop.

Thing of the day: Drinking with George: A Barstool Professional’s Guide to Beer

November
3
2009

Birthday Boy

Stouts and barleywines
Oh Joy! They both age so well
Like the birthday boy

Written by Marcus.

Thing of the day: Barley Wine: History, Brewing Techniques, Recipes (Classic Beer Style Series, 11)

October
22
2009

Avery Good Halloween

In brown frock with mug
And brew paddle while sipping
Mephistopheles

Written by Bryan Hay.

References: Mephistopheles Stout by Avery Brewing

Thing of the day: 50′ Copper Immersion Coil

August
17
2009

Decisions

Unable to choose
Between the stout and porter
She finishes both

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: Stout Cheese Assortment in Gift Box (2.25 pound) by igourmet.com

SFM