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Why Did the Government BAN This Beer?

When Minnesota’s Indeed Brewing tried to brand its beer made with lavender, sunflower honey, and dates as LSD Ale, they ran into big problems from Federal regulators. According to a report from the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Indeed was told to change the name of its beer because it resembled the three-letter term of the potent drug. Despite attempts to …

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Popcorn Ale Exists… And You NEED to Try It

The landscape of food-based beers is tenuous and strewn with landmines. For every gem like 21st Amendment’s Toaster Pastry (a strong, hoppy red ale), there’s a dud like the gimmicky Cave Creek Chili Beer, or a polarizing enigma such as the cloying Rogue Voodoo Doughnut Maple Bacon Ale. So we approached the new BOOMCHICKAPOP Popcorn Ale with understandable trepidation. Thankfully, …

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WHISKEY BARBEQUE BEEF CUBE STEAK

Ingredients: 3 lbs Beef Cube Steak 1 bottle Cheap Barbeque Sauce 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup Cheap Whiskey 1 stick Unsalted Butter 4 Tbs Curry Powder 4 Tbs Turmeric 2 clove Fresh Garlic Salt and Pepper to Taste This recipe is best enjoyed on a charcoal grill.  I would prepare the charcoal coals first so it will be ready …

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How Alcohol Contributes to Weight Gain

I love a good drink or two with friends, or a glass of scotch after a long day at work, but it’s important to know the effects of Alcohol on your body and how it contributes to weight gain.  The following infograph may alter what you drink—or how much you drink—the next time you are feeling a little thirsty.