Author Archives: Daniel Reifsnider

june state beer challenge 2014

Well friends, it’s almost that time of the year again. The time when hearts are broken, champions are made, and the general public awareness of local beer increases exponentially. No, no, I’m not talking about all the drunken afternoons spent chugging lone star out at the lake watching your uncle perform cannonballs while your next door neighbors point and laugh (or whatever you cool kids did at the lake during your summers). I’m talking about the June State Beer Challenge!

Ah yes, the beloved challenge that truly tests our willpower and forces us to admit our weaknesses and endure all the public shaming/rejoicing that is sure to come.

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rant of the day: triple ipa

Triple IPA

It’s only fitting that we christen this blog with a rant; for those of us who drink craft beer are full of things that piss us off and what better way to tell the whole world about these things than over a pint of beer. So friends, let’s crack open one and get to it.

For those of you in the Austin beer community who know me, you all most likely know that there’s one thing that’s been pissing me off lately. Something so horrendous and asinine that it’s finally time for me to discuss it in all of its ugly and disgusting glory. So here I am to finally do just that.

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