How to Make Green Beer – Beer Tip of the Week – Episode 24

St. Patricks day is know for its green beer. The only problem is that most bars serve really bad beer…then they make it green. So I want to show how to make your own green beer so you can make it with good quality beer. This week I tried the Widmer Brothers Broken Halo IPA. I have to say that [...]

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On the Internet- 10 Most Expensive Pints in the World

I always think it’s crazy when I have to pay more than a couple of bucks for a beer at one of my favorite joints….but I couldn’t imagine paying $10 for a pint of beer. created the above graphic gives you the cost for the 10 most expensive pints in the world (in British Pounds…so you’ll have to covert it [...]

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Beer Tip of the Week – Episode 23 – How to pour a Guinness?

Its March. That means that St. Patricks Day is on the way. Therefore we want to share with you how to pour a Guinness Beer from a can. This widget wonder has brought the beauty of Guinness to the home. But there is a special way you need to pour. We give you the simplest way to do this.

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Get a Pair and Stand Up for the Grace of God. – Luther and Beer

by Jacob Cates I’m not a Lutheran. Not that I have anything against Lutherans, but I go to Mars Hill Church and we just aren’t Lutherans. But Martin Luther freaking rocks and we all know it. Obviously we love Jesus. cites Jesus and the rest of the Bible tirelessly because Jesus rocks harder than Luther ever could, and Luther [...]

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Missionary Beer – Do You Have to Have That Drink?

If one of the unbelievers invites you to dinner and you are disposed to go, eat whatever is set before you without raising any question on the ground of conscience. (1 Corinthians 10:27 ESV) I’ve been on a few mission trips in my life. Therefore I’ve had the joy of eating rubbery chicken hearts and having a shot of homemade Russian [...]

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On the Internet – The World of Beer [Infographic]
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This has got to be one of my favorite beer infographics to date.  I like it so much, you can see a copy of it on the wall of my beer fridge every week on Beer Tip of the Week.    This infographic gives you a breakdown of the different styles of beer and their family tree.  It also gives [...]

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Beer Tip of the Week – Episode 22 – How to drink beer from a can.
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A recent trend with craft brewers is to actually put their beers in a can.  Watch this week to find out why you don’t need to be afraid of this fact.  We show you the reasons it’s good to have your beer from a can and how you should drink it to get the best flavor out of that canned [...]

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Cults, Christians, and Lager – Where did the idea that alcohol was a sin come from?
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by Jacob Cates Greg and I would argue that the Bible is cool with responsible consumption of alcohol including Shiner Bock. (I am biased; know that now.)  If time avails I will write examples of great beer drinkers in Christian history in order to show you that if you are a Lutheran and like beer, you are no heretic since [...]

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Beer 101 – Beer Styles – What is Bock Beer?

What is Bock beer?  Well other than being one of my favorite styles of beer, it is a dark colored sweet lager that is lightly hopped and high on the ABV (6-7%).  But Bock hasn’t always been as we know it. The style known now as bock was a dark, malty, lightly-hopped ale first brewed in the 14th century by German brewers [...]

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My 100th post – To the glory of God…My Fav Five

In all honesty, I didn’t realize that this would be theBeerean’s 100th post when I sat down to write.  I had planned on writing some thoughts about the drinks I shared with a lost coworker last week (maybe next week).  But as I opened WordPress, I couldn’t help but see that we were setting at 99 posts.  So what does [...]

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On the Internet – 15 Things You Didn’t Know About The Human Tongue [Infographic]

While the majority of your taste actually comes from your sense of smell, you would still be in a lot of trouble if it wasn’t for your tongue.  The following infographic will probably give you more information about the human tongue that you would ever care to know. [Source:Medical Insurance]

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Beer Tip of the Week – Episode 21 – Take Notes
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What is the one thing that beer connoisseurs do to enjoy their beer more. While things might vary between each one, there is one key truth between each one. They drink with intention and take notes on their beer. Learn this week exactly what they write down in their notes.

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Interview with a Redeemed Alcoholic/Addict – Aaron “Buck” Burnett – Part 2
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Last week I posted the first half of my interview with Aaron “Buck” Burnett. Today I want to share with you the second half of my interview. We talk about how to minister to those that are in addictions and his personal views on alcohol now. Aaron is one of the on-air personalities of the “World Famous Buck and Dex [...]

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Beer 101 – Beer Glassware – Beer Mug (Seidel or Stein)

I just have to say that I love Beer Mugs (or Seidel as it is known in Germany).  I love the feeling that you get holding one in your hand.  There is something about this iconic glassware that just makes it feel right to drink out. It might be something connected with my childhood. I remember being a kid and going [...]

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On the Internet – 20 Things Worth Knowing About Beer [Infographic]

While perusing the internets, I came across this infographic done by The Oatmeal.  I can think of several more things that should be on this, but it’s pretty awesome as is.  Even better is that the guy that created it also sales posters of this infographic. P.S. I have to say that I’m with the Babylonians on the whole drowning in beer idea.  I’m ready [...]

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