Howdy beer fans!
While things are certainly still weird right now, I have tried to make an effort on the weekends to stop by 2-3 local spots and grab beer for the week. This has been fun as I usually run into a few of y’all, we catch up for a minute – in real life – and then I have some fun local beer to enjoy throughout the week. Since Alliance has been doing more lagers recently, on one trip I bought only lagers. While they were all great, one beer was so good I went back just for that particular beer. What was that beer? You guessed it; the Czech Pilsner.
When I was studying for the second level of the Cicerone exam, I knew my tasting game had to be more solid than it was. I took a BJCP course, sat for that exam – and passed – then made it a point to continue to bolster my weak points. One of those areas were European lagers mostly because they just weren’t beers I gravitated towards. At the time, most local craft brewers weren’t producing many lagers because they took to muc
Source: Knox Beer Snobs
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