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Brews Brothers Season 1 Review: Beer Brewing Comedy Not So Sunny

Brews Brothers Season 1 Review: Beer Brewing Comedy Not So Sunny

What's that - you don't really know what the show is about? It's about two brothers, both "braumeisters" (that's the hipsters who make all the pretentious beer everyone pretends to like), but they have very different personalities and styles of brewing Wilheim (Alan Aisenberg) is a laid back dude who is like that one frat[...]

Brews Brothers: Netflix Comedy Exactly What We Need Now [TRAILER]

"Brews Brothers": Netflix Comedy Exactly What We Need Now [TRAILER]

It's been on my radar for awhile, but I realize it's flown pretty low to the ground in terms of hype, and I'm here to change that.[caption id="attachment_1186177" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Netflix[/caption]So, what is this show? No, it's not another live action attempt at Mario - it's about two brothers who run a brewery together, but[...]

Review: Game Of Thrones &#8211 My Watch Has Ended Beer By Ommegang

Review: "Game Of Thrones" – "My Watch Has Ended" Beer By Ommegang

They've created many a beer for the series that have had their own distinct flavors, textures, and overall good times after imbibing But as the series has come to a close, we taste what will be the 15th and final offering from their multi-year partnership with HBO We had a chance to try out and[...]

Review: Ommegangs Game Of Thrones For The Throne Golden Ale

Review: Ommegang's Game Of Thrones "For The Throne" Golden Ale

Before we bolted for PAX East this week, we got a lovely surprise to review as Ommegang have a new Game Of Thrones themed beer called "For The Throne" We've had a few of these pass through our lips over the past couple of years, all of them having their own distinct tastes that make[...]

Hellboy is Getting an Entire Line of Snooty Craft Beers

Hellboy is Getting an Entire Line of Snooty Craft Beers

Do you like Hellboy? Do you enjoy drinking beers with names like "Indigo Blue Fruit Ale" and "Maple Syrup Pancake Beer?" If the answer to both of those questions is "yes," then you almost certainly live in Portland You're also the perfect target demographic for a new line of Hellboy beers bring produced by Oregon[...]

Review: Game of Thrones &#8211 King in the North Beer

Review: Game of Thrones – King in the North Beer

We got another awesome opportunity, as the holidays approach with the cold, to warm our souls up with some Game of Thrones beer from Ommegang This time around, we got King in the North: a mighty imperial stout fit for Jon Snow, with an 11% ABV A lot of the brews we've received from Ommegang[...]


Red Wedding Brew: We Review Game Of Thrones Mother of Dragons Beer

Red Wedding Brew: We Review Game Of Thrones' Mother of Dragons Beer

Every time we have the pleasure of receiving a new Game Of Thrones beer from Brewery Ommegang, it's so tempting to just call the article "I Drink & I Know Things" The wonderful people at HBO were kind enough to send us a bottle of their latest brew, this one called Mother of Dragons in[...]

Dark Horse Partners With Ninkasi Brewing Company for Custom Comic About Beer Goddess

Dark Horse Partners With Ninkasi Brewing Company for Custom Comic About Beer Goddess

The publisher has partnered with an Oregon microbrewery to produce a comic book about its mascot, the Sumerian goddess of beer, and launch a spinoff craft brew From the press release: Beer and comics fans rejoice! Dark Horse Comics and Ninkasi Brewing Company are “hoppy” to announce a new partnership These two innovative and creative Pacific[...]

Tasting the New Ommegang Game of Thrones Beer: Hand of the Queen

Tasting the New Ommegang Game of Thrones Beer: Hand of the Queen

If you're going to get drunk on some kind of beer made to pay tribute to a TV show, you can't go wrong with the Game of Thrones beers from Brewery Ommegang (at least, until someone finally gets around to making some kind of special brew for It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia) HBO was kind[...]

Nerd Food: Black Flag Brewing Companys Saved by the Bell Beer

Nerd Food: Black Flag Brewing Company's Saved by the Bell Beer

Obviously I'm not alone, as Black Flag Brewing Company, located in Columbia, Maryland, released a limited edition Saved by the Bell beer just for St Patrick's Day!I checked it out last Friday during the brewery's St Paddy's Day '90s Party, and I'm glad I did The brewery is beautiful -- it's brand new, impeccably clean,[...]

Nerd Food: Natty Bohs Crab Shack Shandy

Nerd Food: Natty Boh's Crab Shack Shandy

Let me fill you in on a secret (that I think everyone knows): I love National Bohemian Beer I have Mr Boh -- the winking mascot -- tattooed on my arm.So when Pabst Blue Ribbon, the parent company of National Bohemian, released a new Natty Boh flavor, I knew what I had to do! This[...]

Second Self Beer Co. Creates an IPA Tribute to Zelda

Second Self Beer Co. Creates an IPA Tribute to Zelda

If you've ever wondered what the Triforce might taste like in The Legend of Zelda series, a beer company out of Atlanta, Georgia might have something to tide you over The Second Self Beer Company has created an IPA called Triforce, which we've added a description of below.The company was featured in Esquire this week[...]

Nerd Food: Maudite Belgian Style Double Ale

Nerd Food: Maudite Belgian Style Double Ale

One of the first things you notice as you pour this beer, is the stunning amber red This medium bodied ale delivers a smooth caramel flavor, with a little bit of spice This is a damn fine beer, and one that you can thankfully get year round If your New Years resolution is to drink[...]

Laurens Last Call: Shipyard Candy Cane Coffee Porter

Lauren's Last Call: Shipyard Candy Cane Coffee Porter

If you're heading to Epcot this holiday season, be on the lookout for Shipyard Brewing Co.'s Candy Cane Coffee Porter, available for a limited time! I was lucky enough to try one during the first day of the Festival of the Holidays event, and needless to say I loved it. What's your favorite holiday drink? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4R-bPwIzyyAVideo […]

Barzinga At Shore Leave With Author Russ Colchamiro

Barzinga At Shore Leave With Author Russ Colchamiro

If you see him, buy him a beer!https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l0Q2T1G1DmU Last weekend at Shore Leave, Rich Henn and I sat down with author Russ Colchamiro on his new book, Love, Murder, & Mayhem: Cosmic Tales From The Heart Gone Wrong I'm actually reading the book right now, so I'll have a review of it up as soon[...]

I Drink &#038 I Know Things: Trying Out The New Game Of Thrones Beer

I Drink & I Know Things: Trying Out The New 'Game Of Thrones' Beer

Game Of Thrones Beer!Now this isn't some ordinary beer that you can find at the liquor store, this is craft beer made by Brewery Ommegang from Cooperstown, New York The company has actually been working with HBO for some time now producing several specific flavors of beer I got to try out the Valar Morghulis and[...]

Barzinga At The Five Points Festival: Beer Toys Comics

Barzinga At The Five Points Festival: Beer! Toys! Comics!

Our next con will actually be Wizard World Philly, so if you're at the show, by all means lets get a beer together! Also, late flights back from Disney are no fun; you'll forget what you're drinking, what you're doing, what day it is...but all in all, we had a good time!Join us next time[...]


Heroic Aleworks: Barzinga Episode 4

Heroic Aleworks: Barzinga Episode 4

Currently they have 5 beers in production which makes up their superhero line Every so often they'll release a small batch which will be a super villain line The alehouse also holds events; trivia on Wednesdays, board games every other Thursday, and they're even dabbling in Friday Night Magic You can find their beer at[...]