Posts Tagged “beer”

Happy Birthday to an old friend

by Chris Sands. 0 Comments

  Last week (July 31st), Brewer’s Alley celebrated its 17th birthday.  I have been “friends” with Brewer’s Alley since before I could drink legally.  Brewer’s, Frederick’s first working Brew Pub, first opened my eyes to local independent restaurants, the concept of a brewpub, and, once I turned 21, craft beer.  In fact, I think a lot of Fredericktonians, myself included, were first introduced to real beer in the form of Brewer’s Alley’s Oatmeal Stout.  Even GIRLS liked it ... read more


Man, I want to Visit Asheville, NC

by William Randall. 0 Comments

  One of the exciting things about being a craft beer enthusiast is traveling to places that carry vastly different beers than what I am used to seeing at my local beer store.  "Beer Tourism" is big in Belgium, but I make sure I integrate it into all of my travels.  Last week was no exception.  On the way to the Smoky Mountains in North Carolina for a family reunion with the in-laws we stopped by The Bearden Beer Market.  We were going to swing by the Casual Pint, but they were not open ... read more