Tag Archives: Michael Jackson

• The popularity of sour beer. Here’s a brief delicious history

The popularity of sour beer. Here’s a brief delicious history

On a quiet June afternoon at Philadelphia’s Monk’s Cafe, William Reed, a former Boston Beer Company brewer, popped the top on part of an experimental batch that he’d brewed in 1996. Originally made at the request of Tom Peters, the happy pasha of Monk’s, it was a Flanders red ale called Brewhouse Tart, fermented with […]

• Michael Jackson ‘drank 6 bottles of wine a day in weeks leading to death’

Michael Jackson ‘drank 6 bottles of wine a day in weeks leading to death’

The godfather of Michael Jackson’s children has come forward to say that the King Of Pop drank six bottles of wine a day in the weeks leading up to his death. His friend Mark Lester has claimed that the troubled star, who died of acute Propofol intoxication in 2009, used to get him to smuggle […]

• Gifts for the beer lover

Gifts for the beer lover

Kevin Diedrich, the bar manager of Jasper’s Corner Tap & Kitchen in San Francisco, has made a list (and checked it twice) for a very hoppy holiday season. 1. Give the gift that gives every month! “Sign them up for a monthly beer club. My favorite site is the Microbrewed Beer of the Month Club. […]

• Tap Hunter Helps You Find Craft Beers Quickly & Easily

Tap Hunter Helps You Find Craft Beers Quickly & Easily

As a craft beer lover, you no doubt know just how hard it can be to find the perfect beer in your area. While the search itself can be enjoyable, it can also be daunting. Just think of all those bars and pubs that serve nothing but mass-produced beers that you’ll have to sift through […]

• Not sure what qualifies as American Craft Beer? Here's a good primer

Not sure what qualifies as American Craft Beer? Here's a good primer

… What Exactly Is Craft Beer? The late British beer writer Michael Jackson once said, “You wouldn’t walk into a restaurant and order ‘a plate of food’, so why would you do the same with your beer?” In other words, if we are what we eat, then shouldn’t we drink the best stuff that humans […]