The BLagernaut: How to Take Over the World
Thinking about American beer culture, as a whole, and as its defined, is easier when comparing to other countries’ beer culture. For example, PBR = not good. It became trendy in the US because it’s cheap. In fact it’s so trendy, things like this happen. In China, American things are trendy. In fact, they are so trendy, that things like this happen. But you have to admit, that marketing spin is...
A Beer Grows In Brooklyn
Exactly one year ago - just when rompers were first appearing on the streets of Williamsburg – I was sitting in Salvador’s Coffee House in Kunming China, missing BK in a big way. What was the one thing that could possibly wash away these blues? A nice cold bottle of Brooklyn IPA – the first and only time I’ve seen an American craft beer in Asia. At an exorbitant 25RMB a bottle (the most...
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BLager Mission Statement: Opposite
For all you beer drinking Massholes - get on it!
Let the Beer-Hunting Begin!
What’s the best thing about the USA right now? You guessed it – beer. There has never been a more exciting moment in our country’s history to sit down and drink a nice cold brew. American beer culture and craft breweries are booming, and this blog seeks to explore all of the regional and cultural subtleties embedded in what we drink. As a beer enthusiast having been on both sides of the bar –...