Quick Hits: The Isthmus Beer and Cheese Fest.

Quick Hits: The Isthmus Beer and Cheese Fest.

I was able to attend this festival as a beer pourer for the Parched Eagle Brewpub. Shout out to brew master Jim Goronson! If you live in the Madison WI area..you gotta stop by and grab a pint of Jim’s beer. Quick hits The festival went from 12-6 with the 1st 2...
What are your favorite beer styles?

What are your favorite beer styles?

Did you know?: The Great American Beer festival judges and presents 92 beer styles! Below I list my favorite and least favorite styles..with some of my favorites highlighted. Daddy Porter’s favorite beer styles 1)Brown/Robust Porter Great Lakes Edmund Fitzgerald...
What O’so brewing company has taught me.

What O’so brewing company has taught me.

DRINK LOCAL BREW! I had not visited O’so brewing company tap room or brewery until late January of this year when I was on the Hop Head tours bus headed for the Central Waters Anniversary party. We made a stop at O’so before our stop at CW. The tap room...
Belgian Beer Styles Seminar

Belgian Beer Styles Seminar

This is going to be a fun afternoon with Isthums beer writer Robin Shepard! April 30, 2016 This seminar on beer tasting and Belgian beer styles is a nonprofit event to support the teaching activities of the Fermentation Sciences Program in the UW-Madison Department of...
Ask a Home Brewer #1: Darrell Humphrey

Ask a Home Brewer #1: Darrell Humphrey

Our ‘Ask a Homebrewer’ series begins with Darrell Humphrey! Darrell is a proud at home dad of 2 boys. He is also the founder of Charlotte Dads Group. How long have you been homebrewing? I’ve been home-brewing for 6 months or so now.  Why did you begin home...