Fall for beer lovers is synonymous with autumnal-colored, malty Oktoberfests, and pungent pumpkin-spiced ales, but it is also a time to celebrate the good fortune of the harvest. Harvest festivals are ancient, but the budding twist put on that tradition by American brewers―wet hop/fresh hop ale―has become a seasonal sensation.
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Full Pints - Stylistically Speaking May 1, 2011 - K. Florian Klemp
Beer Enthusiast - Full Pints March 1, 2007 - Fred Eckhardt
The world has been blessed with a proliferation of new beer varieties. Robert Wahl and Max Henius presented the 19th century’s beer list in their masterpiece, the two volume American Handy Book of Brewing and Malting, published in 1908. There, they outlined about 17 beer styles that were then being brewed in this country, in... View Article