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145 days ago

Its HERE! The 5th Annual LACBC

The 5th Annual LA Craft Beer Crawl - probably the Best Beer Festival in all of California, will take place Saturday, AUGUST 9th! We will showcase and celebrate all things craft beer in lively and vibrant historic downtown Los Angeles sampling over 100 of the top Craft and Artisanal beers across 9 different unique venues all within easy walking distance of each other.
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146 days ago

Top 10 Ways to Get Your Dad Into Craft Beer

If your dads are like ours, you love them dearly and appreciate all they’ve done for you, but you find them - how should we say it...a bit craft-beer challenged.  Perhaps too used to routine and, dare we say, a little set in their ways, you hear the phrase ‘I like what I like’ more than you’d like. 
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146 days ago

Maui CoCoNut Porter

With Summer finally here, we've been drinking tons of delicious Maui CoCoNut Porter!  Dark and toasty and nice and rich without being cloying, this beer is made with toasted coconut, which gives this beer a bright balance and beautiful aromatics, followed by chocolate and coffee notes.

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590 days ago

St. Patrick's Day The Beer Chicks's Way! - Tips and Rec's

St. Patricks’s Day Beer Ordering Tips: We don’t like to look foolish amongst the true Irish while sipping Stouts on this day of drink. So follow our lead, stay away from these ‘Dont’s’ and you will do right by the Irish on their day of celebration:

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590 days ago

Don't Order a Black 'n' Tan....

This St. Patrick's day as you step up to the bar to order your half stout half pale lager or pale ale concoction, please don't order a 'Black 'n' Tan'. Yes the bartender may not spit in your eye, but if he or she is a true Irishman or woman, they may be cursing you under their breath, albeit with an accent as smooth as butter. 
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590 days ago

Stout of the Irish

Is there anything more Irish in the beer world than the Irish Stout?  Other than a Leprechaun drinking said Irish Stout, the answer is a resounding "N-O!"  We all think we know what a Stout is, but do we really?  The word Stout as it applies to beer was originally a general term for a strong dark beer (Mmmmm).  Stouts have an impressive range from chocolaty and smooth, to bitter and intense. 
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754 days ago

The Naked Brewer is here!!



Today our second book is available for purchase! The Naked Brewer: Fearless Homebrewing, Tips, Tricks & Rule-Breaking Recipes (Penguin, NY) is all about taking your love of beer into your kitchen and brewing your own! 

We started as beer-drinkers, then became Beer Sommeliers, and that led to our first book The Naked Pint: An Unadulterated Guide to Craft Beer (Penguin, NY).

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759 days ago

Oktoberfesting!

Though Munich is many miles away, (17,159 miles from us to be exact), we Americans embrace Oktoberfest as our own homegrown festival. A debauched celebration of sausage, Lederhosen, chicken dancing, and giant steins of beer. From frat boys to fine diners, everyone wants a piece of Oktoberfest bites and brews.

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793 days ago

Ass Over Teakettle Beer Cocktail Recipe from our show on Hungry You Tube

If you liked our first episode on beer cocktails on Hungry You Tube, and the cocktail looked delectable to the point of needing to make it right now after a trip to BevMo on your way home.  Here are some instructions on how to very easily make the delicious Ass Over Teakettle Quadruple Martini (the drink's original name) for yourself.  The recipe follows... and please - a heartfelt plea from The Beer Chicks - please do not light yourself on fire.
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810 days ago

The Beer Chicks Collaborate with New Belgium & Elysian

New Belgium says "When 2 breweries set off to make great beers together, the end journey is the beginning of a very new trip."  We were lucky enough to collaborate with these 2 awesome breweries of which NB speaks, Elysian Brewing in Seattle and New Belgium Brewing to create a delicious beer called in New Belgian's Trip series - Trip XIII in fact - called Honey Chamomile Blonde! 

 

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