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5 WAYS TO MAKE BAD WINE BETTER

5 WAYS TO MAKE BAD WINE BETTER

DraughtPicks.com November 16, 2017 0

Bad wine. There’s so much good wine in the world that bad wine seems such an exceptional tragedy. But as we have all experienced at parties, receptions and your BFF’s ultra-cool gallery opening, bad

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Pico Brew Model C

Pico Brew Model C

DraughtPicks.com November 15, 2017 0

Too Cool. Who wants one. I do I do

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Recipe: Texas Breakfast Beer Bread

Recipe: Texas Breakfast Beer Bread

DraughtPicks.com November 15, 2017 0

Ingredients: 5 strips bacon 2 to 3 jalapeños (depending on heat level — ours are pretty hot right now so I used 2) 3 cups self-rising flour 1 cup finely shredded sharp cheddar 1/4

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BOOZY STOCKING STUFFERS FOR ANYONE WHO LOVES TO DRINK

BOOZY STOCKING STUFFERS FOR ANYONE WHO LOVES TO DRINK

DraughtPicks.com November 14, 2017 0

Slip some of the best kind of spirits into your Christmas morning this year with our favorite boozy stocking stuffers. Whether you’re gift shopping for a cocktail aficionado or bar cart curator, these sock-sized

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5 awesome beer day trips from coast to coast

5 awesome beer day trips from coast to coast

DraughtPicks.com November 13, 2017 0

Looking to get out of town for a brewery adventure, but don’t have more than a day? These itineraries have you covered. Phoenix → Flagstaff → Prescott Phoenicians’ need for a summer getaway is

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What a psycholinguist can tell us about how we describe beer flavors

What a psycholinguist can tell us about how we describe beer flavors

DraughtPicks.com November 13, 2017 0

Want to improve your tasting notes? Practice, practice, practice. Ilja Croijmans is a psychologist by training and a homebrewer in his off time. He’s a researcher in the field of psycholinguistics, which combines psychology and

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WHAT IS SCOTCH ALE?

WHAT IS SCOTCH ALE?

DraughtPicks.com November 12, 2017 0

What is it? Hailing from the land of whisky, haggis and Irn-Bru, Scotch ale is a malty, rich delight of a beer that warrants looking into – especially if you’re suffering from craft beer fatigue.

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Three to try

Three to try

DraughtPicks.com November 12, 2017 0

Jester King SPON – Methode Gueuze 2016 (spontaneously fermented, blended wild ale) Though crafted in Austin, this beer’s funk-for-days nose is pure Belgium: Lemon juice and wet hay overlay split oak while sweet verbena, pear skin

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Meatballs with Stout BBQ Sauce

Meatballs with Stout BBQ Sauce

DraughtPicks.com November 12, 2017 0

Serve these meatballs with Stout BBQ sauce alone, or sandwich them in slider buns with pickled onions and melted cheddar cheese. Makes: 4 dozen meatballs Ingredients: MEATBALLS ½ cup fine breadcrumbs ¼ cup grated

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IS GENERIC CRAFT BEER ACTUALLY CRAFT BEER?

IS GENERIC CRAFT BEER ACTUALLY CRAFT BEER?

DraughtPicks.com November 9, 2017 0

I’m a big, big fan of most generic items, whether it’s supermarket-brand pretzels or Target’s knock-off of my favorite cream. But I never gave generic alcohol a second thought until I read about Kirkland’s

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