Tag: petrol station

Mount Up

Founders Brewing out of Michigan was one of those heavy-hitter breweries that Texans were elated to see┬álaunching distribution in the Lone Star State a couple of years ago. Many of their year-round offerings were already highly regarded,┬ánot to mention their…

Dolium Episcopi

With fewer bottles available than even the already difficult to obtain Divine Reserve series, one feels almost as if the Bishop’s Barrel series can only be discussed in hushed, ecclesiastical tones. Only available at select pubs and restaurants, do you…

Strangeways – Dallas

Sad British pop might fuel a torrid 500-day affair with Zooey Deschanel, but you might not suspect it’d launch a craft beer haven in Dallas. Named for the Smiths’ final album, Strangeways didn’t seem to bear that out when I…

Maya Have Another

The world is not going to end today, despite what the doomsdayers are frothing about. But December 21 is undeniably a significant date, coinciding as it does with the winter solstice and the end of the Mayan calendar. However, there…

Hopocalypto

Most retail beer will have a “best before” date somewhere on the bottle, though some even have a “best after” date, usually stouts that will benefit from aging. IPAs, however, are not usually recommended for cellaring, since, over time, the…

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…

Divine Enervation

It can be exhausting trying to get your hands on some of the Saint Arnold Brewery’s limited and sporadically released Divine Reserve series. With three new brews added to their regular and seasonal line-ups, capacity is at a premium, and…

Transcendental Pie

I had long wanted to catch up with the Pi Pizza truck, especially since it seemed like a slice would be the perfect grub after hanging out at Catbird’s for awhile, but the planets just never aligned. Until, that is,…

La Salida del Seoul

Asian fusion seems to be the darling of the food truck realm across the country, particularly with Mexican cuisine, which makes sense. There are latitudinal parallels in the climates of certain Asian countries and Mexico, resulting in similar flavors and…

Gilded Hemp

Perhaps the best known burger from the Petrol Station’s menu is the Rancor, a beast of an Angus beef burger with bacon, bacon, and more bacon, topped with a fried egg – fully living up to its portcullis-prone Star Wars…