Diamondback entrance

Diamondback Brewing, Home of Icky the Cat

MD Brewery Challenge #27

Baltimore, MD

In the gentrifying neighborhood of Locust Point, the tiny brewery, Diamondback Brewing Company, has found a home. Yesterday, I visited Diamondback for 2 reasons. First,  the Society for the Preservation of Beers from the Wood (SPBW) was holding their monthly meeting there. Second, it is #27 of 57 breweries in my self-imposed Maryland Brewery Challenge.   Continue reading Diamondback Brewing, Home of Icky the Cat

Saturday Beer Reads

It is hard to believe this is the last week of summer. Where has the time gone?

So, slow down and take a moment to relax. Here are a few little gems about today’s beer world.

This first one is for my friend, dBear, about one of Maine’s premier breweries – The Oral History of Allagash White.

Although it’s still September, the beer is flowing in Munich for Oktoberfest.

For those of dreams of traveling the globe in search of breweries with great scenery, check out 10 great breweries where the scenery’s as good as the beer.

Apparently, Jennifer Lawrence is a beer lover. Read about her beer brawl in a Budapest bar. (Watch Jennifer tell the story on video, it’s quite entertaining.)