Five Years, 300 Posts, and 1000 Beers – Part 1

Five Years, 300 Posts, and 1000 Beers – Part 1

If you do something you enjoy long enough, every now and then an interesting intersection of events will occur. That happened last month when, not long after getting my notice from WordPress that I had survived reached my fifth year anniversary, I was going through my insights and noticed that my next post (this one) … Continue reading

New Castle BBQ Competition Winners plus a Discussion with Competition Organizer Sandy Fulton

New Castle BBQ Competition Winners plus a Discussion with Competition Organizer Sandy Fulton

A few weeks back Tracey and I attended the first annual New Castle BBQ competition back dropped by the Delaware River in Historic New Castle’s Battery park. We were looking forward to this edvent because we hadn’t attended a BBQ competition in awhile and with the event being right down the road from us we wouldn’t … Continue reading

Have Some Breweries Effectively  Defeated Can Rage?

Have Some Breweries Effectively Defeated Can Rage?

It’s time, isn’t it? I mean I could understand it initially. Change brings out the deepest of insecurities and skepticism in people, especially when the thing that is changing is going in a direction of something that has for decades stood for inferiority and questionable quality. When the initial wave of craft beer in cans … Continue reading

Updated and New Label Art from Dogfish Head and 16 Mile

Updated and New Label Art from Dogfish Head and 16 Mile

Here’s a gallery of new labels and updated old labels from both Dogfish Head and 16 Mile breweries. Dogfish Head continues to update the look of their 12oz bottles and adds a new beer to their shelf product, while 16 Mile begins its redesigning and adds a new beer as well. First up, Dogfish Head: … Continue reading

A Discussion with New Event Manger John Doerfler About the 2016 Delaware Wine and Beer Festival

A Discussion with New Event Manger John Doerfler About the 2016 Delaware Wine and Beer Festival

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of talking to John Doerfler, Sales and Event Manger for Kent County Tourism and the new person behind the Delaware Wine and Beer Festival. I wanted to talk to John to ask about any potential changes there may be coming for this year’s festival in light of … Continue reading