Style Study: Saisons

What is a saison, and how does it differ from a farmhouse ale? Apparently the answer to this question is neither simple, nor is it widely agreed upon. I did some preliminary reading a few months ago before buying my beers, and the distinction was incredibly blurry to me. Some claimed that the two terms were interchangeable, and others described β€œfarmhouse” as a type of … Continue reading Style Study: Saisons

Schlafly Hop Trial SMaSH Pack

Oh, hi. I didn’t see you there. You may have noticed, dear reader, that I haven’t posted in, like, 3 months. It’s true–and no, your web browser/brain isn’t broken–I haven’t been blogging. But what I have been doing all of this time? A lot of things beer-  or art-  or  beer-and-art-related, of course! I’ve applied to some upcoming Chicago-based craft fairs and have been working … Continue reading Schlafly Hop Trial SMaSH Pack