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Kyle Nabilcy

The Beersball gang heads to the Twin Cities and visits Barrel Theory Beer Company. Oh yeah, there’s Prince Night, too. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Not every beer has to be amped. There is a place for well-made beers that are clean and crisp and a little sweet. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Beer retail in Chicago means Binny’s, plain and simple. Binny’s Beverage Depot is so dominant, with its thirty-eight locations, it’s basically a Chicago beer meme. more

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One man’s fun guide to Madison Craft Beer Week. Hint: there’s a cheese raffle involved. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

There are beers that really require a little verticality in their vessel. But you don’t really need dozens of different kinds. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Appleton’s Stone Arch Brewing has started Madison distribution. One of its beers is a historical recreation of the beloved Adler Brau. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

There’s more than one good beer reason to visit Decorah. And then there’s something completely different. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

American Solera has arrived in town. The fresh-and-aged beer blends from the Tulsa, Oklahoma brewing and blending operation are not just liquid hype. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Iowa’s really little guys make an impression. A tour of what’s up and coming in Iowa brewing. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

What if you put together a lineup of big-bottle low-ABV beers, punctuated with high-ABV beers in little bottles? A strategy for beer/binge-watching parties is born. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Three mango milkshake IPAs go head-to-head. ): Whipped Volume 2, Resist Mango Smoothie Milkshake IPA and Mango Milkshake IPA provide very different liquid experiences. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Those weekends that have a little bit of everything are the best kind. Kyle Nabilcy recounts adventures from Amherst to the Dells to Chi-town. more

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Robin Shepard

A look back at Isthmus Beer and Cheese Fest 2018. What was trending? Yes, juicy hops. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

A vanilla shake/burger/french fry beer is not a few fries short of a Happy Meal. Adjunct lovers and flavor fiends should like this audacious new brew from Omnipollo. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Another year-in-review post. It’s what we do this time of year. So who are we to swim against the current? more

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Acquisitions in the beer world have made the barrels of barrel-aging contentious. Here, the results of some of the switcheroos. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

Are you beery superstitious? Picking the right brew for the big game is fraught with peril, whether you are or you aren’t. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

In this inside peek at the beer geek world, there are three-bottle limits — per store! There are also vacation days spent, numbers frantically dialed and fortuitous coincidences. more

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Kyle Nabilcy

On top of a Thanksgiving meal, our intrepid traveler hits the pubs on a holiday trip to Rhode Island. Yes, there is Pac-Man beer. more

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Some people just don’t like some beers, no matter how good they are. We take a look at several very popular seasonals. more

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