HARVIESTOUN OLD ENGINE OIL

To be blunt, Scotland isn’t known for its beer. The Scottish drink a shit-ton of brew and have some phenomenal breweries. But the truth is, the land of St. Andrew simply isn’t seen as a contender in the “Which Country Produces the Best Beer” debate. To me, that’s unfair. Edinburgh was once one of the […]

PRESTIGE POURS & THE HOLY GRAIL OF ALE

A fellow attorney recently lamented: “I just want to know which is the most expensive and prestigious beer I can purchase so that I may imbibe it in the half hour between getting off work and collapsing in bed.” Fun question.  What are the rarest, most coveted, and/or most outrageously priced beers available (or, as […]

SMUTTYNOSE GRAVITATION

Smuttynose Brewery, out of Portsmouth, NH, produces some of the finest Ales in all of New England.  Founded by the same guys that started Portsmouth Brewery (Yup, the same Portsmouth that makes Kate the Great), Smutty is the quintessential ale house for year-round comfort in my area.  Their standards are, well, pretty standard.  A very well done […]