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Best Beers of 2012 | Beer Geek Nation Craft Beer Reviews

Sure its a bit late but here is m y list of what I considered to be the top 10 beers of 2012. This is by no means the be all end all of what came out this year but is only a list based on the beers I have reviewed on the channel. Thanks again for all of your continued support and feedback and I look forward to sharing a lot more great craft beer with you in 2012! Cheers 10)Flying Dog Barrel Aged Gonzo – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J13P1o_lOYM FLYING DOGS GONZO PORTER IS ONE OF THE BEERS THAT ORIGINALLY GOT ME INTO CRAFT BEER AND STILL A USUALL SUSPECT IN MY ROTATION. SO WHEN I HEARD THEY WERE RELEASING A BARREL AGED VERSION IT WAS A BEER I KNEW I WOULD HAVE TO REVIEW. IT DID NOT DISSAPOINT, TAKING THE ALREADY CLASSIC GONZO AND ... Read More »

From Cosmos to Craft: changing womens mind about beer

So you want your wife/fiancee/girlfriend/the lovely lady in your life to drink craft beer? Well gentlemen, this is no easy task. As I’m sure you know, women can be difficult to sway, especially when they are already set in their ways. Fret not guys, because I have a few suggestions on how to get her started and continue her growth into the delicious world of craft beer. Before we begin, you’re probably wondering ‘who is this chick.’ Well, this chick is a woman who loves craft beer, but it wasn’t always this way. In typical female fashion, I had a set drink that was my go-to and would only sip and sample what others had along the way. But, as time went by, more and more people offered me the chance to try what they were drinking and eventually the flavors grew on me. ... Read More »

The Best and Disappointing Beers of 2011 | Beer Geek Nation Beer Reviews

Here is my overdue list of the best and most dissapointing beers of 2011. Let me know what you think! Cheers! Read More »

Beer Geek Nation Presents: BeerichiTuba Tours Karl Strauss Brewing & other San Diego bars video

Here is a quick video that BeerichiTuba filmed while visiting the beer mecca that is San Diego. He got to visit the smaller Karl Straus brew pub where he had some amazing sample and then they move on to 2 very cool looking San Diego beer bars! They finish out at a bar that has The Bruery’s Cotton on tap!! Ugggg to live on the East Coast just sucks after watching a video like this. Stay tuned for more of his trip. Down Town Johnny Brown’s Tap List Hamiltons Tavers Karl Strauss Brewing Read More »

Beer Geek Nation Special #5: 2010 American Craft Beer Fest highlights video

Here is a real quick video on my thoughts about the beers I had at the ACBF. It was a great time and I met a ton of cool people and brewers. Read More »

5 “Common” Craft Beers to Drink Before You Die..

So this is the first of many article I hope to write for the site exclusively. I wanted to compile a list of beers that are fairly easy to get that I think everyone should try at least once. All of the beers on this list are available year round and 4 out of the 5 should be available through out the country. While the super rare beers like Pliny the Younger and Westy 12 get a lot of press they remain hard to actually get a hold of. Being East Coast based I feel the pain especially from breweries like Alesmith and Russian River. So I thought I would compile a list of beers that are fairly easy to get. Some are a bit harder to find then others but I promise all of them are excellent beers. Let me know what you ... Read More »