A Beer in Review

Well, it’s that time of year where we are supposed to count our blessings while we run to buy gift cards and the latest technological toys, only to have the moment come and go in a flash.  The December holidays are like a wedding — tons of planning, preparation, organization, purchasing, etc.  And then, all […]

Winter’s Brew…

All autumn long I’ve been bracing myself for yet another cold winter in the land where Canadian and American coins mingle without any distinction, where ice is oh so nice when it’s in your glass but not spread across your driveway. Expecting a long, cold dreary season, I thought it best to retreat, to take […]

Of Myths and Micheladas…

Just like other holidays that have been whored out and watered down, Cinco de Mayo is no exception. As I went grocery shopping this evening after work, the Tostitos were on sale, as was the Old El Paso salsa that you mix with some Velveeta cheese, pick up a case of Corona Light, and say […]