Blonde Ale: Style Characteristics, Brewing Tips & History

History I could make some joke comparing the short and rather uninspired history and oft considered overly simplified profile of the Blonde ale to the short-of-smarts blonde, subject of so many poor jokes. It could go something like this… how do you confuse a Blonde Ale? Put her between a pale … [Read more...]

RECIPE: Belgian Tart Cherry Ale

Backstory of this Recipe As a homebrewer, you occasionally have a disappointing batch. An ingredient didn’t go well, or there is a flavor in there that you won't believe will ever go away. Sometimes, these accidents are just ruined batches of beer, but sometimes a brewer’s best friend is … [Read more...]