It’s the battle of the brews, craft beer vs. the big brand beer. Craft beer has been the underdog for many years but has resurged in the last 30 years, and is making a comeback in a big way.
A world without booze? What? Yes, it happened. Prohibition in the United States occurred between 1920 and 1933. During this time, the sale, production, transportation, and importation of alcoholic beverages became illegal. What began as a way to bring drinking culture and crime rates down, actually caused gang activity and crime to skyrocket. As a result, establishments that illegally sold alcohol, called speakeasies, began popping up around the states.
We’ve all had that moment… “I wonder if I am the first person to do this?” No. You are not. Especially when it comes to beer. There is always at least one person in the world who has tried it at one point in time.
The benefits of drinking red wine in moderation have been studied for years, and the list keeps getting longer and more surprising. It is well-known that wine is heart healthy, but here are some benefits that may surprise you! So raise that glass of red wine high and toast to these awesome benefits. [Read more…]
George Washington’s distillery at Mount Vernon has been considered the first industrialized distillery in the America. Despite Washington’s limited knowledge of whiskey, the distillery proved to be a smashing success. [Read more…]
You may have seen our recent Facebook post about wine cork projects. There are hundreds of great wine cork projects floating around on the Internet. Some challenging, some not so much. [Read more…]
Pairing wine with cheese can prove to be a challenging feat, but the possibilities are nearly endless.
Massachusetts is a state full of quality craft beers, because some of the most well-known craft breweries are housed here, like Samuel Adams and Harpoon Brewery. [Read more…]
When one gets invited to a holiday party, one of the first things it is courteous to ask is: “What should I bring?” [Read more…]