If you think about Denmark, then you probably imagine stylish design, innovative architecture or perhaps high-end Bang & Olufsen sound systems. However, when it came to beer, Denmark was for many years represented by two big global brands, Carlsberg and Tuborg, both of which produced rather bland lagers. It was partly in reaction to the... View Article
Tag: Mikkel Borg Bjergsø
Book Reviews September 1, 2015 - David Harris
Web Only Famed Brewer to Occupy Former AleSmith Site February 17, 2015 - Brandon Hernández
SAN DIEGO—Mikkel Borg Bjergsø is arguably the world’s most famous gypsy brewer; a gallivanting fermentation specialist exploring a myriad of styles, he’s known for pushing the envelope to the point that some of his beers challenge conventional beer guidelines. Throughout his nine-year career, the Danish brewer used the systems of brewing comrades around the world.... View Article
Culture - Full Pints September 9, 2009 - Brian Yaeger
Geek is just another word for enthusiastic… We keep loving stuff and remain unembarrassed by our enthusiasm. -Simon Pegg A role by any other name is still a geek. Advocate. Enthusiast. Aficionado. Beer Geeks aren’t fashioned or formed through genetics or environment―they are self-made.