In late September, Adam Avery visited the Dallas area. No, I wasn’t stalking his vacation. He participated in several beer tasting events, including a beer and food pairing at the Meddlesome Moth, and a tap takeover at Flying Saucer by the Lake. The festivities were in honor of Adam’s birthday, and/or Avery’s 25th anniversary.
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What two things go together better than craft beer and travel? They go together so well, that building a vacation around craft beer destinations is now relatively common.
Big Bend Brewing Co. operates out of a (modern) barn, with a taproom located just a few steps from the actual brewery. It's "the most remote brewery in America" and aptly, their tagline is "The beer from out here." Out here, the vistas are both beautiful and forbidding, the people are both welcoming and hardy, and the beer is good.
This here is a collaborative description of a Sunday afternoon in McKinney,TX., including The Celt Pub, Emporium Pies, and Tupps Brewery. There might be sunshine and bottle trees in here, too.
Tupps Brewery makes some great session-able summer beers, some outstanding strong beers, and you can find them in Target.
Down in the hill country, west of Austin, there’s a brewery, on a ranch, nestled amongst the oak trees. Situated atop a natural aquifer--with, apparently, the right amount of salts to get a perfect, slightly tart, slightly hoppy, slightly malty profile--Jester King makes beers.
“It’s all for the good of the beer, and beer is good.” – Kim Kowalski, Mountain Town Brewery Hey beer faces! It’s been a while,…
“How Wild it Was, To Let it Be” — Cheryl Strayed, Wild Words and photos by Ami Melaine July 6. Bend, OR. 12:30ish in the…