Category Archives: The Session

The Session–has made a loser out of me

Not that I don’t listen to Flogging Molly all the year long, but it is with the fo-sho-ness that the frequency of Dave King and Company grace my speakers much more in the days leading up St. Patrick’s Day. So … Continue reading

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The Session–Tripel your pleasure

I know, I know. This month’s Session is called A Tripel for Two, but since Kyle coincidentally showed up with not one, but two tripels the other day, ours was a trio (Wilson, Kyle and Michelle) of tasting a tripel … Continue reading

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Session #17–going against the grain

With summer in full swing and people talking about lawnmowers and the beach, this Session topic couldn’t be more appropriate. I mean really. It couldn’t. Why all emphatic, Wilson? Pfiff!, this month’s host, speaks to me on this one. To … Continue reading

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The Session #15–How did it all start?

My mom and dad met on a blind date. They married. I arrived. I had the beer gene. That’s the long and short of it. But it’s always the long story that’s more interesting, right? I always looked forward to … Continue reading

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The Session #12–Barley Wine

There’s something to be said for not knowing anything about the beer you are about to try. You could learn something. You might discover you know something. And you might discover some unexpected pleasure. The beers I have for today’s … Continue reading

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Illuminating Roundup–The Session #11

It was an illuminating day, indeed, thanks to the many beery bloggers that have involved themselves in this lovely little project known as The Session. This month, we’ve discussed doppelbocks, a glorious liquid bread that’s none too ubiquitous in the … Continue reading

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The Session #11–Doppelbock, the Illuminator

Welcome to The Session (the brainchild of Stan, over at Appellation Beer) for Friday, January 4, 2008. Today, beer bloggers the world over will be discussing Doppelbock: the illuminator. From my announcement: I don’t feel like coming up with a … Continue reading

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The Session Reminder #11

Just a quick reminder: The Session is slated for next Friday, January 4, 2008. For Session #11: Illuminator, we’ll be discussing doppelbocks. I’ll be hosting, and invite you to read and contribute. I’ll post my contribution, and you can either … Continue reading

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Announcing The Session #11–Illuminator

Time to be thinking about next month’s Session, the brainchild of Stan over at Appellation Beer. I’ll be January’s host, hoping to be the instigator of beer excitement. Pollinator of beer enthusiasm. Elevator of beer appreciation. Detonator of beer discussion. … Continue reading

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The Session #10–Winter Seasonal Beers

With great timing for today’s Session topic–Winter Seasonal Beers–I have a beautiful 3 inches of snow on the ground. Last night, I spent the last few moments of daylight sledding outside with my two boys before they did homework and … Continue reading

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