Thirsty Orange Beer Extravangaza

26 March 2012 by , 1 Comment

Well brew fans Aaron has been at it again and check out what he has planned for us on April 14th.  For those of you who have not been introduced to Aaron, he is the mastermind behind the famous first run of Kingsport Octoberfest.  I had a chance to get out to Kingsport last October […]

Rogue – Double Dead Guy Ale

7 February 2012 by , 1 Comment

Well folks, as I sit here contemplating the birth of my second child with apprehension and wonderment ( as how I wonder I am going to be able to afford the little guy ) I quickly decided to turn my thoughts to other things, like beer.  I know everyone is still coming down from the […]

Woodruff Cask Night @ The Casual Pint

26 January 2012 by , 1 Comment

Man what a night at The Casual Pint and also a good rhyme.  I stepped in at around 6:30 and was greeted by a few dozen fans of craft beer enjoying the art that Dave Ohmer of Woodruff Brewing Co. has been hard at work on these past few weeks.  I have said it once […]

McNeill’s Brewery – Oatmeal Stout

20 January 2012 by , No Comments

I was over in the Maryville area a few days ago and of course when you are in Maryville a visit to The Market is in order.  They have one of the best club sammiches I have ever tasted.  Whilst waiting for the goodness I perused the beer selection and ran across a bomber from […]

Fuel Cafe Coffee Flavored Stout – brewed by Lakefront Brewery

6 January 2012 by , No Comments

Hello again fellow Snobs.  There is something about winter and stouts that just seems to work like peas and carrots, macaroni and cheese, guns and pickup trucks.  I find myself seeking them out more and more when the weather cools a bit.  Heading home the other day I made a quick stop to the Bearden […]

The Casual Pint

6 January 2012 by , No Comments

Well howdy all.  I hope this new year finds you a little more healthy, wealthy, wise and a bit inebriated.  Enjoy it now cause as far as the Mayans are concerned this year is 0ur last.  Now might be the time to share that bottle of Dark Lord you have been hiding away in your basement.  […]

New Belgium – Snow Day Winter Ale

18 November 2011 by , 3 Comments

Well howdy there fellow snobs.  We have been on a bit of a hiatus for a month now since the beer festival season in these parts is preparing for hibernation.  There is however one or two more winter festivals on the horizon so stay tuned.  The days getting short and the nights cold can only […]

Marble City Brewing Company – GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION!

30 September 2011 by , 1 Comment

It all began late one night a few years ago. Mr. Johnathan Borsodi was heading home after a long day at work when suddenly a fierce storm hit. Visibility was near nothing as JB tried desperately to get his bearings in this terrible weather making rights and lefts seeming at random…but were they? He turned […]

Kingsport Oktoberfest

16 September 2011 by , No Comments

Man, I am loving the nights here lately.  Nice cool breezes, perfect for hanging out on the deck and enjoying a frosty one. October is just around the corner but why wait?  I am talking about the Kingsport Oktoberfest telling everyone, who needs October? Let’s get this done in September, September the 24th to be exact. […]

Woodruff Brewing – Cask Night part Duex

14 September 2011 by , No Comments

Well beer fans, I just returned from the second Woodruff cask night at Hard Knox Pizza and I am already looking forward to the next.  If you have not been to Hard Knox and you are a pizza fan you should check this place out.  It resides in the back of Western Plaza on Kingston […]