Articles Posted January 2009

  • Hop Slam DUNK!

    Hop Slam DUNK!

    True story: I am an Ohio State Alumni, ex-two-sport Ohio State Athlete … and an obsessive Buckeye Football fan. And if you know anything about Ohio State, know this: We Don’t Give A Damn For The Whole State Of M*CH*GAN. Unfortunately, though … The Beer Wench cannot ignore the abundance of amazing craft breweries located […]

  • Highland Brewing Company Ales

    Highland Brewing Company Ales

    “In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is strength, in water there is bacteria.” No truer words have ever been spoken. Those who live by this German proverb most assuredly deserve the respect of The Beer Wench. And so when I learned that this German saying was the favorite quote of Oscar Wong, Founder, […]

  • The Perfect Beer For Pancakes

    The Perfect Beer For Pancakes

    Whereas some people may frown upon consumption of alcoholic beverages before noon, I encourage it. (Some people may read that statement and tell me that it is an indicator of a problem. Those people are silly folks and prefer to ignore them.) If you think like me, then you will agree that the consumption of […]

  • De Struise Brouwers BLACK ALBERT

    De Struise Brouwers BLACK ALBERT

    Being a new, non-traditional craft brewer in Belgium is tough. Especially, if you don’t have a company owned brewing facility. Hailing from a land where beer brewing is almost as regulated as wine making is in France, De Struise Bouwers is turning the heads of craft beer enthusiasts all over the world. Although the name […]

  • Cantillon Gueze Fiesta

    Cantillon Gueze Fiesta

    There is something that my readers should probably know about me. I am obsessed with Ohio State Football. Born and raised by an obsessive Ohio State alumni father, I was destined to become a Buckeye. And Buckeye I have become. I graduated in the Spring of 2005 with 2 bachelor degrees and varsity letters in […]

  • TWITTER Underground Beer Lair

    TWITTER Underground Beer Lair

    It is no secret that The Beer Wench is addicted to Twitter. My followers on Twitter are very aware of this “problem.” My friends, coworkers, bosses, family members and random strangers also know about my sick obsession with Twitter. I am guilty of twittering while at work … at restaurants … on vacation … and […]

  • The Wench’s Men of 2008

    The Wench’s Men of 2008

    Welcome to the year 2009! Here is to another great year full of drinking beautifully crafted, unique and excellent beers! Cheers! The current trend amongst many of my favorite bloggers has been to create some sort of list to commemorate the past year. Some have written posts about the top ten blogs that they have […]