Misc News

Kahn’s Joe Quinn writes "Were going to change things up a bit. Were going to change the Monday night thing a bit. Instead of doing a free tasting every Monday night were going to have paid events once a month that will be a lot cooler than just the once a week thing." Jim Schembre reports the Hopapalooza tent at the Microbrewers Festival poured 5016 samples in the fours hours of the fest. IU is 14th on the new list of party schools from the Princeton Review. DePauw is 15th. We finally have had some of Shoreline‘s Bourbon Barrel offerings. These 8 different beers have been sitting in bourbon barrels for a year and it is noticeable. Really noticeable. The Sum Nug IPA, for instance has a big bourbon start and a long bourbon finish. In between is more bourbon, vanilla, caramel, and some hops but not a lot of persuasion that this was once an IPA. Breckenridge Avalanche gets canned. BrewDog is following Paradox with "Britain’s Strongest Beer". 18.2%. "lambasted by the health lobby." article