Cigar City Good Gourd

Happy Labor Day ya'll! While many people are excited for PSL season (pumpkin spice latte), us beer nerds are stoked for PSA season (aka Pumpkin Spiced Ale). Yes, it's still hitting triple digit heat index weekly, but I'm leaning into the hype and getting all sorts of pumpkin-style beers. This is a special release from … Continue reading Cigar City Good Gourd

Bitburger Festbier, PROST!

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! While it may be 98 degrees outside and Oktoberfest is canceled, it's one of the most wonderful times of the year, Festbier season! Oktoberfest, surprisingly enough, does not start in October. It's traditionally the last Saturday in September. However, retailers around Orlando have finally stocked the shelves with Oktoberfest/Marzen/Festbiers. What's the … Continue reading Bitburger Festbier, PROST!

Cold Bear Brewing Kolschevic Revolution

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! The wife and I took a much-needed vacation last week to the beautiful mountains of North Carolina where we did a bit of fishing, a bit of exploring, and a whole lot of relaxing. Now that we're back and well rested, my homebrew is also ready to be tested! I was … Continue reading Cold Bear Brewing Kolschevic Revolution

Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! Yes, I can't believe I'm actually posting two weeks in a row. Anyways, being the Floridian I am, I decided to do some pre-hurricane fishing and well, it was more fishing than catching. We did get some jacks, snapper, a whiting and a trout so we didn't strike out, but didn't … Continue reading Sierra Nevada Bigfoot Barleywine

3 Helpful Hints from My Last Homebrew

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! I know I've been MIA recently, but I'm back with some new updates on beer, brewing, and even a few fishing tips! I know some of ya'll are stuck in various levels of quarantine, but I was able to make the best of it and try some new brews, take a … Continue reading 3 Helpful Hints from My Last Homebrew

Orlando Craft Brew Bar Crawl

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! Instead of my normal beer review, I thought I would try something a little different. I'm trying to put together the first (to my knowledge) Microbrewery Bar Crawl set for Saturday, August 1st. While we won't be able to hit all two dozen or so breweries, I picked five I think … Continue reading Orlando Craft Brew Bar Crawl

Three Must Try Orlando Breweries

Happy Memorial Day Weekend ya'll! As restrictions are beginning to ease, I figured I would do something a little different than the average beer review. Central Florida has become home to about two dozen craft breweries and it may seem overwhelming to those getting into it or just visiting. While most of them are pretty … Continue reading Three Must Try Orlando Breweries

Victory Sour Monkey

Happy Sunday Funday AND Mother's Day! The wife and I spent the weekend surprising my mom and grandmother by visiting them with my entire family. Naturally, I had to sneak in a few beers and some fishing. While I didn't wear out either the beers or the fish, I was able to get a couple. … Continue reading Victory Sour Monkey

Dogfish Head BBA World Wide Stout

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! Here in the Sunshine State, we are starting to relax some of the COVID-19 restrictions, and we were able to see some friends for the first time in a long time. I also found a new little fishing hole that was full of bass and bream. To top things off, I … Continue reading Dogfish Head BBA World Wide Stout

Tactical Brewing Co. MRE: Hop Soup

Happy Sunday Funday ya'll! After another quarantined weekend, I'm starting to go stir crazy! I did make a trip for the "essentials," that is to one of my favorite breweries in Orlando, Tactical Brewing Co. They're located in the heart of Baldwin Park and have some absolutely awesome brews. They were doing a special release, … Continue reading Tactical Brewing Co. MRE: Hop Soup