May
29
2010

Gateway

Oh, my gateway beer
Framboise, you opened the door
Now I enjoy all

Written by Lexeecon

References: Lindemans Framboise

Thing of the day: Wild Brews: Culture and Craftsmanship in the Belgian Tradition

May
28
2010

Isn’t it Funny

Isn’t it funny
The people we get to know
Over a few beers

Written by Captain Hops.

Thing of the day: Bottoms Up: A People’s Guide to Beer

May
27
2010

Ominous

A threatening sky
Reflects ominously on
My Belgian Dark Strong

Written by Captain Hops.

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

May
26
2010

Baltimore Beer Week

The young and the old
From near and far we gather
To celebrate beer

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Baltimore Beer Week 2010 will be held October 7-17. Yeah we know that’s 11 days. It’s that good.

Thing of the day: Baltimore Ravens NFL 32oz Beer Mug Glass

May
25
2010

Lunch at Belvedere Square

A little timeout
For smoked salmon BLT
And a summer beer

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Neopol in the Belvedere Square Market has a smoked salmon BLT that goes very well with the draft offerings at Grand Cru. Their smoked pork sandwiches are really good too.

Thing of the day: Kasilof Fish Company Alder Smoked Pacific Salmon, 16 oz

May
24
2010

The Biggest Loser

It was pretty clear
I’d be invited back to
The next poker game

Written by Captain Hops.

References: I like to think it’s my beer that gets me invited to poker night. Unfortunately it’s more likely that it’s what I leave in the pot.

Thing of the day: Night Hawk 55