UPDATE Beer KC has announced what each brewery will be bringing to the Strong Ale Festival. There's a lot to love on that list. There are several beers on the list that I am excited to taste for the first time. Those are (GABF medalist) Free State Iron Man imperial stout, Mother's Thing 2 and Pour on
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The Beer KC folk, who rule the corner of Westport and Pennsylvania with three fine good beer-centric drinking and dining establishments, have announced the date for this year's Strong Ale Festival. Set your calendar (and check the Metro schedules) for Saturday November 3. Beer pours from 1:00–5:00pm Pour on
Hi there! This is the online home of the newly formed KC Beer Scouts. We're a group of veteran and newly converted beer appreciators who will be tasting and rating new and cellared beer and posting our thoughts here. You can read more about us on our obligatory About Us page. We will also be doing Pour on
Garrett Oliver, brewmaster at Brooklyn Brewery, writer, editor of the Oxford Companion to Beer, wrote a concise list of problems with how beer is presented and discussed in America for Food & Wine. It's a short must-read. Garrett Oliver on the Crimes Against Beer Pour on
Kansas City's oldest brewpub, 75th Street Brewery is celebrating their 19th anniversary this week with a load of special deals. My first house was within walking distance of 75th Street, and I cannot say the location didn't play a part in that decision. I spent many a Wednesday ($2, and later $1 Pour on