Six Ten Brewing Chili Cook off

Six Ten Brewing in Tampa is hosting a chili cook-off this weekdend, and the only requirement…Use Six Ten Beer!!! I can do that! Actually, there are 2 requirements…Six Ten Beer and no fillers…No beans, no corn, no rice, no hominy… No Problem! Sooooo….My entry will include Six Ten’s Horchata Stout, Pork, Cinnamon, Mole, and a…

Cigar City to Begin Distribution Tennessee!

Cigar City Brewing Company Announces Tennessee Distribution Continued growth is on the horizon for Tampa, Florida’s Cigar City Brewing with 2017 kicking off with the addition of Tennessee to the brewery’s distribution network. This marks the first new state to receive deliveries of Cigar City’s award-winning beer in over four years. CCB will be partnering…

Innovation & Celebration: Cigar City & Perrin Brewing Collaboration

Cigar City Brewing’s Jai Alai Produced in Comstock in Celebration of Collaborative Partnership Partnership, innovation and celebration are all terms that come to mind when discussing the latest collaboration between Tampa’s Cigar City Brewing and Comstock’s Perrin Brewing Company, a Michigan brewed Jai Alai IPA. Born out of the desire to celebrate this partnership, this…

Best Beer Finds of Summer 2016

I make it my mission to find an interesting, different, possibly new to the market beer (sometimes wine) that I can enjoy while I float.

Bacon-Chocolate Twists with Black Lager Affogato

As a foodie, after a weekend at a beer bloggers conference, my brain is in overdrive with ideas for combining two of my favorites…beer and dessert.  Many people can’t imagine beer and desserts going together, but they are SOOOOO WRONG!  True…BAD beer doesn’t work well with dessert, but EXCEPTIONAL beer is perfect for a dessert….

DAY1: #BBC16 Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference

When I discovered the Beer Bloggers & Writers Conference a couple of weeks ago, I signed us up not knowing what to expect. To say that I’ve been pleasantly pleased is an UNDERSTATEMENT.  I’ve only been here less than a full day and WOW! Between the tastings, food pairings, chats with brewers, Q & A…

Schnebly Redland’s Winery & Miami Brewing Co

Even as a native Floridian, I rarely go to Miami. In fact, if I’m going to Miami, there had better be a REALLY GOOD REASON. To make my point even more abundantly clear, when I drive to Key West, I go around and over Miami at every opportunity–I avoid it at all costs. No, Miami is…

Drinking Our Way Through the Ancient City of St. Augustine

St. Augustine is known as the oldest city in the “New World,” with roots dating back to 1565. Sadly though, St. Augustine didn’t come into the modern age of craft beer and spirits until the 21st century.  Some might say that the city is a little slow.  I like to think that they took their time…