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About mropencontainer

Homebrewer, beer lover, taking in the Pacific Northwest one barstool and pint at a time!

Homebrewing Beer Basics

I recently helped brew up a couple batches of beer for my office’s holiday party. I wrote up a story for the company blog about the Gingerbread Ale and IPA we brewed for the party, with an overview on the … Continue reading

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4 New Discoveries – All Must Try Beers!

Nothing like an extended holiday weekend to help make sure I tried more new beers than I could keep track of.  Despite the foggy memory that comes with sippin’ as many delicious craft brews as I have enjoyed over the … Continue reading

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New-To-Me Beers of the Week

Two years ago, I used to make sure that every weekend I tried at least two beers I had never previously tasted. On most weekends, I would snag a couple bombers of something new-to-me, and the rest of the weekend … Continue reading

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