Archives for May 2009

May
31
2009

Restless

restless harbor breeze
reminds one at the bar, she
won’t be staying long

Buy at Art.com

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the Day: Tasting Beer: An Insider’s Guide to the World’s Greatest Drink

May
30
2009

Text from the Tonga Room

From the Tonga Room
Drinks here are f-cking nasty
I’ll have a beer next

Written by Barry and the DFEN

Tonga Room Monsoon
Creative Commons License photo credit: Pargon

References: The Tonga Room and Hurricane Bar in San Francisco’s Fairmont Hotel.
Editor’s Note: Remember kids, no matter how exquisitely awesome the music and ambiance is, it’s always safer to go with the beer.
Thing of the Day: Rumor has it that the Tonga Lounge may be closing soon. Better start working on contingency plans: Island Bamboo Tiki Bar – Natural w/ 3 bar stools – Tropical Decor

May
29
2009

Friday Fives

Friday Fives despair:
Cheap lager fills the fridge. But!
There’s an EPA

Written by Rupert.

References: Epic Pale Ale
Author’s Note: Friday Fives is the eminently civilized tradition of having a beer with your co-workers before leaving for the weekend. Around here it has been known to start as early as 3pm.
Thing of the Day: Casual Friday T-Shirt

May
28
2009

Wow

Rewarding myself
For the great thirty foot putt
On the eighteenth hole

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Who cares if the rest of my game sucked. It only takes one great shot to keep you coming back.
Thing of the Day: 3-in-1 Golf Divot says Wish You Were Beer

May
27
2009

Insert Exclamation Here

Unexpectedly
He suddenly found himself
Drinking beer alone

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the Day: The Best Beer Drinking Album in the World…Ever

May
26
2009

Things Are Looking Up

Feeling kind of blue
I ordered my first beer. Now…
Things are looking up

Written by Captain Hops.


Creative Commons License photo credit: josef.stuefer

References: Leffe
Thing of the Day: Brew Like a Monk: Trappist, Abbey, and Strong Belgian Ales and How to Brew Them