Category: Buying a Round

Clown Shoes

Back in May, in their “State of the Shoenion,” Clown Shoes Beer announced that by June they would start trickling into states like Texas. I’m sure delays inevitably followed, but whatever the case, by August the Duff Beer Distributors had…

Saint Arnold Santo

The Saint Arnold Brewery famously dumped 11,000 gallons of their new year-round brew, Santo, after that first full production batch didn’t quite live up to their standards. So they started over again, brewed two different batches that were closer to…

Hubcap Grill on 19th

Hubcap Grill on 19th

The Hubcap Grill at the original location on Prairie St. downtown, as far as burger “joints” go, has to be one of the jointiest joints around. A small shotgun building with a few tables in front, hubcaps adorning the exterior…

Karbach Brewing

The Karbach Brewing Co. has been quietly fermenting on the near northwest side of town, just outside the 610/290 intersection, but Houston craft beer enthusiasts could barely contain their excitement as the Karbach brews became ready for release. As ever,…

Houblon Chouffe

The Brasserie d’Acchouffe in Belgium, or simply Chouffe, attempts to answer the age old question: What would David the Gnome drink? Apparently, an array of unfiltered beers, from light to dark with stops in between, which are re-fermented in the…

Divine Reservations

In news that brought delight to the local Houston beer-enthusiast Twitterverse, Saint Arnold announced that they would be able to brew Divine Reserve #11 as part of their regular lineup starting next year. This news comes just before Saint Arnold is…

Fill ‘er up

Perhaps it’s my Greek heritage deciding later in life to assert itself over my German and Irish sides, but lately I’ve been fiending the feta. Have you ever had feta cheese on your fries? The tangy, salty white cheese serves…