The Local Tap: Kennett Brewing Company’s Kickstarter Party

The Local Tap: Kennett Brewing Company’s Kickstarter Party

[Author’s Note: In an earlier version of this article I incorrectly wrote that the original second family in the KBC partnership “backed out”. This was not the case and the article has been corrected. I apologize to those involved for my error.] Early last year I caught wind that Kennett Brewing Company had started a … Continue reading

Class in a Glass : Mispillion River’s Holy Crap! Imperial Red Ale

Class in a Glass : Mispillion River’s Holy Crap! Imperial Red Ale

Mispillion River opened in 2013 after Eric Williams declared to his wife Megan that he was going to open a craft brewery in Milford, Delaware. Alright, so he actually made that declaration two years earlier, and then spent the time leading up to Mispillion River’s opening doing everything he could to open a brewery that … Continue reading

The Local Tap: Philly Beer Week Opening Tap 2015

The Local Tap: Philly Beer Week Opening Tap 2015

Last Friday started as every other Friday. Wake. Shower. Stop at the cigar store. Then work. But this day differs from any other Friday, this is the day we attend the Opening Tap at Philly Beer Week. We’ve been lucky enough to attend the kickoff event of the 10 celebration of all things beer and … Continue reading

Beer Relics – A Refresher and The Old Dogfish 90 Minute IPA Label

Beer Relics – A Refresher and The Old Dogfish 90 Minute IPA Label

So it crept into my noggin the other day that since today was the last Thursday of the month, and it had been awhile since I’d posted a “Beer Relics” article that maybe I should pull something together even if it was just a brief one. For those of you new to the Island of … Continue reading

Philly Beer Week 2015: Hammer Relay Route Announced, Opening Tap Tickets On Sale!

Philly Beer Week 2015: Hammer Relay Route Announced, Opening Tap Tickets On Sale!

Thanks to Michael Greger for the information! Click here for a complete calendar and list of events. Click HERE for tickets to the Opening Tap (Tickets Still Available) ………………………………………..Press Release Below………………………………………. THE ANNUAL HOG RELAY ROUTE HAS BEEN DECIDED! PHILLY BEER WEEK IS ONLY THREE DAYS AWAY, AND TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR OPENING TAP… … Continue reading

Class in a Glass: Dominion Brewing’s Hop Lips IPA

Class in a Glass: Dominion Brewing’s Hop Lips IPA

Dominion Brewing struck a chord with Delaware and local beer drinkers several years ago when it began introducing what the brewery now calls its Pin-Up series of beers. The beers (which I refer to on occasion as “the bomber series”) began as seasonal offerings in 22oz “bomber” bottles with artwork that harkens back to the … Continue reading