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  • Saint Arnold’s Summer Pils and Chill
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    Saint Arnold’s Summer Pils and Chill

    Did you know that Saint Arnold Brewing Company original Summer Pils recipe debuted June 1997 as their first lager recipe? Groovy. It’s original name was Summerfest but according to Saint Arnold’s website, they got hung up with legal challenges against Sierra Nevada over the name. Ultimately, the breweries worked out a deal involving covering the

  • This ain’t Back Pew Brewing’s first rodeo and it shows
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    This ain’t Back Pew Brewing’s first rodeo and it shows

    Are you already missing the Houston rodeo? Yeah me too! But the spirit of riding ain’t over just yet!  Back Pew Brewing in Porter TX has you covered with not one but TWO rodeo inspired beers that will surely keep you reminiscing of riding horses and racing sheep! Mutton Bustin Strawberry Kolsch and Bronc Stomper

  • ‘Revisiting’ a historic beer at New Magnolia Brewing
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    ‘Revisiting’ a historic beer at New Magnolia Brewing

    Over 10 years ago, when my now wife and I were planning our wedding, one of the places we looked for the venue was the old Houston Ice and Brewing Building, also known as Magnolia Brewing. We ended up going with other options, but the Magnolia Brewing Company has always stuck in my head as

  • Beer Review: Oni – Juicy Imperial IPA from Back Pew Brewing
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    Beer Review: Oni – Juicy Imperial IPA from Back Pew Brewing

    Beer isn’t the only thing that has been brewing at Back Pew Brewing in Porter Texas. Luckily for us, this rivalry has been trickling its way onto cans. After Tanuki defeated Hopozuma, a new contender rises in the demoness – behold the mighty Oni, a juicy imperial india pale ale. According to the brewery’s Untappd,

  • Feeling All Light, All Light, All Lite
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    Feeling All Light, All Light, All Lite

    What can I say? Most of us beer lovers put off drinking to be healthy for a while so why not kick things back up and try a new beer in February? I had the pleasure of running into this beer that references Matthew Mcconaughey’s character David Wooderson in cult classic favorite Dazed and Confused.

  • A perfect beer for a Houston Winter
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    A perfect beer for a Houston Winter

    Last weekend I had the fortunate time of visiting Equal Parts Brewing, located a stone’s throw from Ninfa’s on Navigation. The beer that drew me to them was a new release that they brewed in collaboration with Country Malt Group. Neo-noir is a Munich Style Dunkle brewed with a new chocolate malt from Bestmalz in