Beers of Texas Part 3

The Southern Star Brewing Company is not just any old brewery. For one thing, they are not some huge mid‑western beer empire out of Milwaukee, or the like. The Conroe brewers are Astros fans. They got started in 2007—four Texas families and six generations strong. Like many local brewers, Southern Star started out to make

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Beers of Texas Part 2

This is the second installment of the Beers of Texas series I am working on. Texas produces some of the most unique beers in the country.   We start off this addition with Independence Brewing Company which is all about Austin. The world is quickly figuring out how pleasantly different Austin, Texas is. The city motto

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Beers of Texas Part 1

When we have visitors come from out of town, we always want to give them give them a true taste of what our local community’s food and drink is like. We introduce them to the nicest folks around; obviously feed them real beef barbecue; and of course you’d hand them an ice cold Texas beer.

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Sum’R Sumer Ale

This ale from Unita Brewing Company in Salt Lake City Utah. This beer leads with the citrus flavors of oranges and lemons. This combination of flavors come from the unique hops used in the brewing process. The Sorachr Hops come from Japan and are balanced with light malts to produce a fresh crisp beer.  

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Black Mocha Stout

Highland Brewing Company’s Black Mocha Stout has a very malty body which bring out the big flavors of roasted chocolate. This flavor profile is developed by the use of roasted barley in the brewing process. This stout has a deep black color and forms a firm light brown head when poured. All of this combines

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