Canned beer is the future of good beer

Whenever you think of good beer that thought is synonymous with being served in a brown bottle. This appears to be changing according to this article at Gizmodo. New canning technology allows microbrewers to can their beers now. It is beginning to take hold and is becoming more common. You may already see more canned micros at the liquor store.

This is a great boon to the boating community. Many lakes prohibit glass bottles and that effectively rules out a lot of people’s favorite beers. This will allow people to safely enjoy their favorite beers on the water without the risk of a broken bottle slicing up your feet.


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Posted on: August 29th, 2010 at 7:23 am

World’s strongest ale served in animal carcasses

When I think I’ve seen every kind of liquor bottle out there, I stumble across this atomic bomb of ale. It’s called The End of History. It’s said to be stronger than either vodka or whiskey, so that means its at least more than 80 proof. They say you’re supposed to drink it just like a fine whiskey, sipping it out of a glass.

The animals weren’t killed specifically for making the bottles. They come wearing such delightful outfits such as a kilt and a top hat.

For many reasons it’s probably not your first choice for bringing it out to the lake. One of the biggest has got to be the price tag, it costs about $760 per bottle.

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Posted on: August 2nd, 2010 at 7:55 am

Lake weekend: how much beer?

Beer for LakeOn the list of bad things to happen while party boating, running out of beer is near the top. You’ve been there before. You are having an awesome time and then it hits, the sweaty hot grip of sobriety. You do all you can to escape it, but eventually it will drag you down to boring ‘ol reality.

There are a few key steps to escaping this fate:
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Posted on: July 28th, 2010 at 8:00 am