Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

In 2014, Greg Koch, co-founder of Stone Brewing in San Diego California created a huge brewery location by refurbishing an abandoned gasworks plant in Berlin. Less than five years later, Stone announced they were closing their doors.Many Germans were confused by...
Beefy Brawny Burly Brews

Beefy Brawny Burly Brews

With a name like Tactical Nuclear Penguin, I of course had to try it. This ridiculously strong stout by Scottish Brewery BrewDog packs a wallop at 36%ABV! Did I enjoy it? Well it’s more like I survived to tell the tale.Back in my early college years, one of the bands...
Gesundheit!

Gesundheit!

The Reinheitsgebot, or German Beer Purity Law, was adopted in Bavaria in 1516. It ruled that brewers could only create beer using three ingredients: barley, hops, and water (yeast was added later as it’s existence was unknown at this time). The main reasons for this...