‘Tis the season, my friends, Charlie Brown Christmas was on last night and reminded me why I love being from the Midwest. Charles Schulz was truly a genius. But now for some suds talk.
For those of you looking for a little mental stimulus package, crack open a Surly Furious and take a closer look at the human condition, and let it brew.
First off, for those of you brave souls sticking out the winter in Minnesota, here’s a few ways to get your winter beer blanket.
-Come taste some amazing craft brews, you know the good stuff, at Heritage Liquor’s Beer Geek Christmas.
-Stumbled upon this quirky gem today. They are having some great events soon, but it’s also just a fun time visiting their site.
Now for you Wisconsinites:
-What’s better than Free Beer?
-Anyone who fancies himself, or herself, a beer and chocolate connoisseur or really anyone who thinks beer and chocolate are just swell, needs to make this event.
More Great Beer News:
-I heard the secret to Great Lakes Brewing Co. beers is that they take equal parts water from Huron, Superior, Ontario, and Michigan. Erie tastes funny.
-For those of you that are still reeling from that dismal Wolverines season, the Michigan Brewers Guild got the medicine you need—an old fashioned Winter Beer Fest.
-Test your palate against Wine Magazine’s Top 25 Beers of 2010.
-My goal in life? Make a beer that is lost in a shipwreck for years only to become the world’s oldest beer.
Well, that’s it for this addition of Suds. I’ll leave you all with a little treat from a talented native of the Windy City, Andrew Bird.