Nick Carr

About Nick Carr

Nicoli Carr has been tinkering with homebrewing for over 10 years and graduated from the American Brewers Guild (CBA) Craft Brewers program in 2014. When he’s not busy freelance writing, he is likely out foraging wild brewing options, writing, or hunting stillness in remote places. You can contact him through his website ThePenAndBow.com.

When Good Beer Goes Bad (And Why It Does)

Often brewers are blamed when a customer has a less than stellar experience with one of their beers, but just as often this blame is unjustly placed. Brewing is a business. If there is something wrong with the brewing process, sanitation, or packaging, or whatever and a brewer doesn’t get a handle … [Read more...]

Canned For You Consideration: The Pros & Cons of Beer Cans

You’ve probably noticed a changing tide on your local beer shelves. Cans. Lots of them. The recent trend got its start in 2002 when Oskar Blues hand-canned Dale’s Pale Ale. The trend was slow to take off though, chugging along, adding another brewery every now and then, but it’s only really been … [Read more...]