Beer Guy

Beer Guy: Brewing good

“Corporate beer still sucks,” said the cheeky label on Elysian Brewing’s Loser Pale Ale. And then the largest beer corporation in the world bought Elysian. Anheuser-Busch InBev’s buyout of Seattle’s Elysian Brewing in 2015 was a body blow for craft beer fans. Elysian was a pioneer in the vibrant Pacific Northwest craft beer scene. Led …

The Beer Guy: Cider six-pack

by Peter Bailey “Tell me what you eat and I will tell you what you are,” wrote Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin in The Physiology of Taste (1825). Or, in beer terms: you are what you drink. Brillat-Savarin came to mind recently when the whole family, adult kids and all, sat down to watch High Fidelity on …