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Malt. What does it all mean?

I love beer  All kinds.  Big, small, light, dark, bitter, hoppy, sweet.  You name it, I like it.  But of all the words to describe beer, “malty” took me a while to completely understand. Does it mean sweet?  Does it mean “bready” (huh?)?  Does it mean dark?  Does it taste like a biscuit? Just to [...]

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Bahl Hornin’ In The Biggest Little City In The World

If you listen closely, you can hear it.  It’s subtle, but loud enough to be noticed. The craft beer scene in Northern Nevada is becoming more than just a conversation about pale ales and seasonals.  It’s becoming a way of life for those who appreciate the diversity of beers that have been making their way [...]

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Oh! Of Beer and Chocolate.

I don’t remember exactly what made me think “Barney Flats Oatmeal Stout plus good, dark chocolate might be a good desert,” but something inspired me to open up a 22 oz. bottle with some friends the other night, pour us each a few small glasses, and unwrap some good dark chocolate. Holy smokes! It is [...]

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