Monthly Archives: November 2011

A Visit to Jim Beam: Clermont, Kentucky

Friday morning I headed out on a four-hour-drive to visit Jim Beam in Clermont, Kentucky (about 20 miles south of Louisville). A few years ago I discovered the Friday after Thanksgiving made for a great day to walk off the … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving 2011

Thanksgiving 2011 is finally upon us. The tradition of Thanksgiving (celebrated on the 4th Thursday of November in the United States) started in 1863 by presidential proclamation (1941 Federal Legislation) and harkens back to a harvest celebration between the native … Continue reading

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Hopping Mad: November 2011 Issue published

This month I chose to feature Arrogant Bastard Ale for the Hopping Mad column in Alternative Revolt Magazine (the mag is free to download). While working on the story and making the photos, I spent a lot of time researching … Continue reading

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Glassware is Important

Choosing the right glassware can seem like a daunting task. After all, why not just grab that red plastic cup? Do any of us really have the cabinet space for every piece of “proper” glassware? And why is the glassware … Continue reading

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