In honor of Oktoberfest, when Munich welcomes thousands of revelers to quaff its best brews, here’s an uncommon look at the history of beer in the form of ten trivial draughts, from beer pipelines to patron saints.
Maybe the name Oktoberfest stuck because “Late Septemberfest” just doesn’t have the same ring to it...
Beer lover Lucas Alcalde spent hours researching and experimenting while creating the Home Brew Journal. He learned a lot about food and beer pairings along the way! Check out his suggestions for combinations that perfectly complement summertime.
Raise your glass and sing along! It's our fröhliche Oktoberfest song! (Complete with some great gift ideas for Beer lovers.)
While we’d like to claim that UncommonGoods’ home borough of Brooklyn is the single epicenter of beer culture in the US, that would be a slight to hotspots like Portland, San Diego, and Denver. But along with its important role in the craft beer revival, New York City does have a long history of brewing, longer than some other locales synonymous with craft beer today.