Nickolaus Hines

Unpasteurized Beer Is Having a Moment: Here’s What You Need to Know

Unpasteurized Beer Is Having a Moment: Here’s What You Need to Know

It’s in vogue to produce and consume things that are natural, wild, and untreated by modern industrial methods. That goes for food, wine, and, increasingly, beer. There are many breweries in the U.S. producing unpasteurized beer. But what is it exactly? Here’s everything you need to know before drinking unpasteurized beer. What is it? An […]

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Hop Take: M.I.A. Beer Co. Proves Beer Is the Unifier America Needs & Other Beer News

Hop Take: M.I.A. Beer Co. Proves Beer Is the Unifier America Needs & Other Beer News

Fans of travel and fine beverages had reason to rejoice when President Barack Obama announced Cuba and the U.S. were working on normalizing relations. In addition to the possibility that the U.S. could finally get a taste of true Havana Club, there was the distinctly real opportunity for Americans to expose themselves to an entirely different culture that’s […]

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Virgin’s New Airport Lounge is on a Luxurious Beach

Virgin’s New Airport Lounge is on a Luxurious Beach

Imagine arriving at the airport after a long, satisfying vacation, dropping your bags off at security, and lounging at the beach — drink in hand — until it’s time to board your flight. For Virgin Holiday members, that imaginary scene will soon be reality. Virgin Holiday, Richard Branson’s tour company, is launching ”Departure Beach” in […]

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Homebrewers Name First New ‘Best Beer’ In 8 Years

Homebrewers Name First New ‘Best Beer’ In 8 Years

Russian River Brewing Company’s Pliny the Elder is a beer with a reputation. For eight years in a row, the Northern California brewery has been rated the nation’s best commercial beer by Zymurgy, the American Homebrewers Association magazine. But no longer. Bell’s Brewery’s Two Hearted Ale won the award, which is chosen by a survey […]

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