Tag: endeavour

IPA Day 2K13

Today marks the third annual IPA Day,  when craft beer aficionados across the country raise their glasses to that hoppy style cherished by so many. With the modern brewing creative paradigm, the number of hop varietals have grown exponentially from…

Use Your Delusion

There’s been much ado about Stone Brewing’s recent iterations of their Enjoy By IPA, and the American Homebrewers Association magazine Zymurgy just named Russian River’s Pliny the Elder as the Best Beer in America for the 5th year running. Both of these…

Poll Position

You thought you had finally put the 2012 election frenzy behind you, but nay, the media loves nothing more than Top 10 lists and voting polls to generate buzz and controversy. Stone Brewing has recently launched marketing campaigns around their…

IPA Day 2K12

Last year, on August 4, craft beer afficionados across the country united in one voice, declaring that they wanted to taste their beer, not dump swill into their gaping maws because it had fewer calories, or had a punch top…

Pliny the Elder

I’ve noted that IPA’s tend to be put on a pedestal by craft beer aficionados, relating it to a sort of enlightenment when emerging from beer cave darkness. Pliny the Elder is a Double IPA–that brainchild of American bravado–and is held…

Democrafty

Awhile back the Saint Arnold Brewery announced that they had acquired enough hops to brew their Divine Reserve #11 Double IPA as a year-round offering, and they noted that they would need to come up with a name for the…