Spicy @$$ beers!

Beers and spicy food go together like…well, hot & cold! Pairing hot cuisine with crisp, cooling beer is one thing, but I wanted to see what happens when the beer itself is spicy! A recent trip out to my garden left me a little disappointed with Vermont’s short growing season. This Florida man keeps forgetting … More Spicy @$$ beers!

My new podcast: It’s The Beer Talking

I’m very proud to announce that I’m going to co-host a brand new craft beer podcast called “It’s The Beer Talking!” I’m working on this project with my coworkers Ryan Chaffin and Jason Strempek in collaboration with Al Getter, president of the Burlington Free Press, as well as Sophia Trigg (Associate Producer) and Joel Banner … More My new podcast: It’s The Beer Talking

Sour beer styles

In June, I launched into an exploration of sour beer styles for my column Hops & Barley for the Burlington Free Press. I could sit here and tell you that “sour beers are all the rage,” but I suspect that if you’re reading this post, you’re already familiar with the resurgence of sour styles into … More Sour beer styles

Travel writing

Recently my writing for Localvore Today has morphed into a beer travel column. At first, I was a bit skeptical if I could write in this style, but not I’m feeling more confident. Check out a few of my recent trips below and let me know what you think. Have Beer Cider, Will Travel: Eden … More Travel writing