What Is the Difference Between an Ale & a Lager?

When considering beer—and I'm often considering beer—there are really two overarching styles to consider: ale and lager. While the process for brewing both beers is similar, slight variations in the...

Joseph James Imperial Smoked Porter

by Eiron 7 months ago

I'm not really doing Tiny Stories About Beer on my food/drink website any more, but this one rekindled a bit of inspiration. Joseph James Imperial Smoked Porter, with vanilla and aged in bourbon...

Murphy's Irish Stout in Calgary, Alberta??

by Dawnerson 10 years ago

Hi everyone...I have been told about this beer by a friend of mine from the UK, she says that "Murphy's Irish Stout" is the "best" stout in the world!!! But I am unable to find it here in Calgary!...

Alvarado Street Brewery & Tasting Room in Salinas

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 5 years ago

Less than three months ago, Alvarado Street Brewery, a brewpub in Monterey, expanded to Salinas opening a tasting room in its brewing center. I'm not at all a beer drinker but headed over last week...

Stout Craft Beer Lovers in DC this November

by littlecmad 6 years ago

Is there a tap finder for stouts in DC? Or can anybody recommend certain bars/restaurants that will have some good stouts for us? We'll be staying with family in Alexandria by Shirlington and atten...

Murphy's Irish Stout - To Drink and To Buy

by Cookbug 6 years ago

Does anyone know of bars in NYC that serve Murphy's Irish Stout? I found Woodrow's in lower Manhattan, but other than that, can't find anywhere. Molly's used to, but I don't think anymore (mind you...

Murphy's in Montreal????

by bigfellow 13 years ago

Does anyone know where to get a pint of Murphy's stout in the downtown area?

Porters & Stouts - Their Place in the Craft Beer Pantheon

by MGZ 6 years ago

So, in a recent thread about Americans' taste in beers generally leading them to mass marketed pale lagers, a slight deviation into the topic of stouts came up. http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/101...

Milk Stout Beer

by Jlocolady 6 years ago

Looking for restaurants that serve Milk Stout beers. Does anyone have recommendations? http://lefthandbrewing.com/beers/milk-stout/

If You Could Only Drink One Beer Forever...

by kaleokahu 7 years ago

What would it be? With food and by itself, hot weather or cold, one glass or an all-day session, just one. Which one? Why?

Midwest Stout Blind-Tasting Championship and random stout notes

by TombstoneShadow 7 years ago

Yesterday began the arduous task of finding / updating my go-to stout lineup. I'm going to start with brews that are most widely available throughout the year in order to establish some "baselines"...

Unusual..but delicious...ice cream flavors

by smdeneau 14 years ago

I recently visited some friends in Chester County, PA and they took me to a great little Mexican-American ice cream shop in Kennett Square that served several unusual ice cream flavors. I tried th...

Russian Imperial Stout - DTW

by MrsBridges 7 years ago

Where can I buy Russian Imperial Stout? Preferably (in descending order of preference) Macomb County, East side of Detroit/Grosse Pointe, downtown/midtown Detroit, SE Oakland County. Thanks.

Rogue Hot Stout

by Sloth 7 years ago

Made with Huy Fong sriracha. Think I'll pass, but curious if anyone has tried it. http://buy.rogue.com/rogue-sriracha-hot-stout-beer/

Tasting Notes: 8 quick miscellaneous beers on tap... IPA, porter, stout, etc.

by TombstoneShadow 7 years ago

There's nothing like taking your wife to an appointment close to a great microbrew bar :) With an hour or so to kill I order sampler flights of 8 beers; a few I've had before (but not on tap), but...

Where to find Stone Farking Wheaton w00tStout?

by tastypeanut 8 years ago

My husband is absolutely obsessed with the Stone Farking Wheaton w00tStout beer. He first had it when we were down at the Stone Brewery in San Diego. Does anyone know where I can purchase these in ...

Goose Island Bourbon County Stout?

by littlecmad 8 years ago

Anybody know any places in the area with this on the beer list or stores selling bottles?

Stout cake with flat stout?

by relizabeth 9 years ago

My husband bought a growler of a very nice stout a few days ago. It is now pretty much flat. There is about a pint of it to use up. 1. Do you know of a stout cake recipe that uses so 1pt of bee...

Stout Cake with Guinness Draught?

by thursday 9 years ago

We have a few bottles of Guinness Draught left over from our St. Paddy's day party, and I wanted to make Guinness Spice cupcakes...but the draught is a bit more lager-y than the stout - anyone with...