A quick search for “beer blog” on Google will bring up a cool 152,000,000 results. We thought we’d help you sort through the masses by introducing you to some of our favorite brew-related reads. Here are the 6 Best Craft Beer Blogs in 2015 every brew-lover should bookmark.
Pete BrownFrom Cask Ale reports to a case study about the problem with craft beer bars, Pete Brown gives his readers an incredibly educated insight into craft beer culture backed by statistics and complemented with helpful infographics. After reading through a few of his posts, it will come as no surprise to you that he is a well established beer author and was awarded the title of “Beer Writer of the Year” in 2009 by the British Guild of Beer Writers.
You can find the blog here: http://petebrown.blogspot.com/
Pints and PanelsLooking for something a bit more off the wall? Pints and Panels features beer reviews in the form of panels, or comics. Em Sauter uses her cartooning skills to draw herself into her comics, reviewing beers from around the world through fun illustrations. It’s easy to get lost in her colorful world when browsing your favorite beers.
You can find the blog here: http://www.pintsandpanels.com/
Pencil and SpoonAnother recognized beer writer, Mark Dredge was named “New Media Beer Writer of the Year” in 2009, 2010 and 2011 by the British Guild of Beer Writers. Pretty impressive. He was also awarded the title of “Beer and Food Writer of the Year” by the guild. Dredge’s focus is on beer and food, though a variety of other brew-related subjects pencil their way into the blog. His most recent posts on Pencil and Spoon include his best beer experiences around the world and beer-infused food recipes.
You can find the blog here: http://www.pencilandspoon.com/
Guys Drinking Beer Guys Drinking Beer is the place to be for the latest news and information about the beer industry in Illinois. GBD writes honest reviews of new beers entering the Illinois market and covers everything from distributor changes and reworked beer labels to brewery Q&As and local beer legislation that has been introduced. You can become an expert on the Illinois beer scene just by keeping up with this blog.
You can find the blog here: http://www.guysdrinkingbeer.com/
DontdrinkbeerThere are tons of blogs filled with beer reviews out there. But Alex from Dontdrinkbeer does it right. With just the right touch of humor and wonderfully descriptive language, you’ll likely find yourself reading his reviews for fun rather than for actually learning about brews. Along with reviews, Alex also offers hilarious insights into beer culture.
You can find the blog here: http://dontdrinkbeer.com/
Berghoff Beer BlogAnd finally, our favorite of the mix has to be the Berghoff Beer Blog. It’s surprising, we know. The Berghoff Blog offers a variety of entertaining and informative posts every week, from Best Beer Festival roundups and incredibly practical posts about weird beer that taste like food to insightful analyses of different beer styles and seasonal beer reviews. Check back every week for new posts!
You’re on our blog! Here’s the link: http://berghoffbeer.com/blog/