• 01 2015 September

    W00tstout 2015

    When you count yourself as a beer snob, you might be inquired upon to answer the question “What is your favorite beer?” or “What’s the best beer you’ve ever tasted?” Your answer to these questions...

  • 27 2015 August

    Saint Archer Pale Ale

    Yet another brewery on the San Diego scene, Saint Archer distinguishes itself by maintaining a surprisingly limited line up of beers. While this culture of craft beer definitely values diversity, there’s nothing wrong with a...

  • 25 2015 August

    Clown Shoes Brewing – Undead Party Crasher

    Clown Shoes Brewing out of Ipswich, Massachusetts is an entertaining deal. The name, the story and label artwork all combine to create an unforgettable bottle of beer. Conveniently, their beers are also delicious. Apparently, Clown Shoes...

  • 20 2015 August

    Ballast Point Brewing – Black Marlin Porter

    Ballast Point Brewing has been a respectable force in the ultra competitive San Diego beer landscape. Historically, I’ve found their lineup to be more moderate in character than the more notorious Stone and equally capable Green...

  • 18 2015 August

    Iron Springs Brewery – The Crippla

    Iron Springs Brewery out of Fairfax, California brings us this Oatmeal Stout out of relative obscurity. I have had their DIPA “The Crippla” before and found it to be respectable, if not exactly ground breaking....

If there were a way to help other people while also drinking some delicious beer, you’d be up for something like that right? Unless you’re a totally selfish bag of douche, the answer is a firm, emphatic “Yes!” That’s because you’d be enjoying the stuff that tastes great in your stomach while also enjoying a...

Read More →

This is called a Cinemagraph. It’s basically a GIF crafted from a video, where one part of the image remains still and a specific part is in motion. Many are quite beautiful, and this recent example posted to the Cinemagraph sub-Reddit caught our eye for obvious reasons. Nice work Redditor BigMurph26! How badly do you...

Read More →

The TapHunter

November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

We have seen beer trends change and develop over the years and now with technology right at our fingertips, the landscape of breweries/bars and how they are reaching the beer consumer is ever-changing. With the advent of the smartphone, soon followed the app. Now, I am assuming that you are wondering what this all has...

Read More →

How to step up your beer photographs

October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

We love taking pictures of beer almost as much as we love drinking the stuff. Well… okay, we love drinking it way more than taking pictures, but snapping shots of your favorite brews is fun too. Typically we either pop stuff on our Instagram account or on Facebook, and we snag the pics with our...

Read More →

PBR. Pabst Blue Ribbon. An iconic piece of America’s brewing history, is set to become part of the Russian firm known as Oasis Beverages. That’s a major shift in ownership for the company that was the first to put a beer in a can, way back in 1935. It’s not just PBR though, as the...

Read More →

Bagby Beer could be your new craft beer Mecca

September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Southern California is already ripe with locations to sample some of the greatest beer on the planet. There’s a new location, however, that has beer lovers eager to put Oceanside into their GPS. It’s called Bagby Beer Company, and it might be your new favorite place to catch a drink (or five). This latest home...

Read More →

Lunch At The Maui Brewing Co.

August 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annie Haglund is a major foodie and loves a good brew.  She is our eyes and ears on the Hawaiian Islands; keeping us abreast on island beer culture.  And she is our very special guest blogger. Take it away Annie! Thanks Ash! Upon a friend’s urging, my husband and I visited Maui Brewing Company on a...

Read More →

Episode 1 Released

August 26, 2014 | 2 Comments

We are super pleased to release Episode 1 of the Beer Snob.  Filmed on location in Northern New Jersey, in this episode we visit: The Gaslight Brewery & Restaurant in South Orange, New Jersey (www.gaslightbrewery.net) Cask & Kettle in Boonton, New Jersey (www.ckhomebrew.com) Peter’s home brew setup (you can not visit Peter at his house)...

Read More →

What goes best with Sushi?

August 19, 2014 | 1 Comments

We here at Beer Snob love all manner of brew varieties. Each type of beer can be paired perfectly with a situation, weather condition, or food dish. It doesn’t need to be expensive, heavily hopped, or a certain color either, as we often remind ourselves when heading to our favorite sushi spot. The average Japanese...

Read More →

Episode 1 Teaser Released

August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are pleased to announce the release of the Episode 1 teaser....

Read More →