Entries by spicetrade

Glass Growlers: Saving the world, one beer at a time

Glass (or stainless steel) growlers are a great way to bring some of your favorite beer from your local brewery back home with you. But they come with limitations and there are a few things you should keep in mind to make sure your beer stays as fresh as the brewer intended. Growlers are temporary storage vessels. You […]

New England IPA: Whats in a Style?

A lot of people ask me “What is it that makes a New England IPA different?”. The big difference is that this style has a HUGE tropical and citrus hop flavor (think mangos and orange zest), but a low bitterness. This makes it extremely flavorful and drinkable even to those who typically don’t like the […]