Terroir has always been a term that’s been hard for people to understand, even those with sommelier certification. The term translates from French to mean ”a sense of place,” but what does that even mean? Is there really such a thing as terroir?
It’s been a few years since we took a look at the price of beer around the NFL, courtesy of Team Marketing Report. A lot of things have changed since 2015, though the least and most expensive stadiums have held steady: Cincinnati the most fan-friendly and Philadelphia the least.
Agave spirits are booming in the United States. Although distillers in modern-day Mexico have been making tequila and mezcal for millennia, America’s thirst for the stuff is relatively recent. Mezcal shipments to the U.S. reportedly quadrupled over the last five years, and the tequila category has grown by 121 percent since 2012. Both tequila and mezcal are made […]
When Sixpoint Brewery of Brooklyn, N.Y. debuted its Alpenflo Helles-style lager this spring, they weren’t seeking to redefine the macro lager, but simply to offer an alternative: an authentic Bavarian Lager with legitimate ingredients, brewed stateside to be as fresh as possible for American audiences. “It was really important for us to honor the integrity […]
Hard cider is a polarizing beverage. For years now it has been declared to be the next big alcohol trend, but while growth is slowly rising, for the most part cider is still seen by many as simply alcoholic apple juice instead of as a drink to be taken seriously in the same way we […]
Updated on 2018-10-19
Halloween is one of the biggest drinking holidays of the year, and adult costume sales are at an all-time high. But budget drinkers and dressers will be pleased to know you can kill two birds with one stone, thanks to Natural Light. Get your beer run and costume shopping done in one go with Natty […]
Pizza and beer is a classic combination. Sure, you can also pair pizza with wine and expect excellent results. But there’s something extra satisfying about cracking open the perfect brew with your favorite pizza. It doesn’t have to be any old light lager, either. From elegant porters, to crisp pilsners, to heavy-hitting double IPAs, there are […]