Today marks the beginning of the San Diego Beer Week and if you’re anywhere in the general vicinity of San Diego, I suggest you head to their website, pull up the calendar of events, and start planning the next 10 days of your life! Running from November 5th to the 14th, San Diego Beer Week promotes San Diego’s thriving craft beer culture by sponsoring a ten-day county-wide festival that attracts beer tourism, fosters knowledge of their regional brewing heritage, and showcases businesses with ties to the craft beer community. See the full post »
The Sheraton Maui Resort and Spa is hosting their third annual Fall Festival of Wines, starting at 7pm on Friday November 5, 2010. Each guest of the Fall Festival of Wines will receive a souvenir wine glass and be entered to win great door prizes from around Maui. There will also be a silent auction on site. Auction items include two night stays at the Sheraton Keauhou, Sheraton San Diego, and Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa. Other auction items and door prizes include certificates to Tropica, Pulehu, Kobe Steakhouse, Old Lahaina Luau, Hard Rock Café, UFO Parasailing, Ruth Chris Steakhouse, Cheeseburger in Paradise, Leilani’s, Maui Jim, The Spa at Black Rock, Flatbread Pizza Company, and Outback Steakhouse. See the full post »
With the November/December issue of Mutineer Magazine starting to hit newsstands, it’s a sign that the holidays are right around the corner and Issue #14 has everything you need to know about throwing a truly mutinous holiday party (the right way!) within its pages.
In this most festive issue of Mutineer Magazine, you can expect these great stories and more!
Mutineer Interview: Ken Grossman of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.
Celebrating their 30th year of creating amazing beer and paving the way for American brewers to follow, Mutineer takes you on a behind the scenes tour of the Sierra Nevada brewery and we sit down to talk with founder Ken Grossman.
Special Report: Great American Beer Festival
The Mutineers were on hand in Denver, Colorado at the 2010 Great American Beer Festival where beer geeks from across the country turned The Mile-High City into craft beer mecca. We covered it all, including the Mutineer Magazine and New Holland Brewing collaboration beer Mutinous Battle Chai Release Party, benefiting A Child’s Right.
The Cava Diaries
Mutineer husband and wife duo Phil and Erin Jimcosky head to Spain on a food and fine beverage adventure to get the inside scoop on Cava. Follow them on their journey as they eat and drink their way around Spain and seek out all things deliciously mutinous.
A Cup of GI JOE
Mutineer introduces you to the story of Coffee Strong, a coffee shop inspired by the resistance coffee shops of the 1960s. Located near Fort Lewis in Washington State, the controversial Coffee Strong seeks to support and empower Soldiers and veterans.
Mutineer Holiday Food and Beverage Extravaganza
Mutineer Food Editor Erin Jimcosky walks you through what it takes to throw the perfect holiday party: Party tips, hot cocoa recipes, holiday bubbles, designated drinks, and recipes – this is the article you need to read before throwing your next holiday themed party! See the full post »
Almost a year ago, Mutineer Magazine’s Online Editor Brian Kropf wrote about the first release of Olde Rabbit’s Foot, a bourbon barrel-aged blend of imperial stouts from three North Carolina breweries (Olde Hickory Brewing, The Duck Rabbit Craft Brewery and Foothills Brewing).
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As everyone knows, a sporting season is coming to an end with one culminating battle left to crown a champion once and for all. That sport is the CuervoGames National Finals in Las Vegas held this Saturday. In its inaugural season, the CuervoGames is a seven-month long nationwide tour that has been described as a cross between Wipeout and American Gladiators as it pits teams of four against each other as they battle in four different challenges that are all tied to the tequila making process. See the full post »
Once again, the incredibly talented team over at Plumbline Studios has left us speechless as they have won yet another award for an original advertisement that they have created for Mutineer Magazine. Out of 1,640 entries in the 2010 Summer Semi Annual Design Contest of the American Design Awards, Plumbline Studios walked away with an insane five awards, with one of them being the Mad Libations subscription advertisement (as seen above) for Mutineer in the category of advertisements. See the full post »
Last week, yours truly travelled back to Spain for a few days of R&R, so I thought I’d do some digging to see how the absinthe scene has progressed over the past several years. The fact that absinthe was never banned in Spain made me wonder if absinthe’s proliferation will be any different than in the U.S. Has it become much more popular? Has it had a ‘novelty purchase’ boom, like we did in 2007 and early 2008? See the full post »
The Duvel Collection
Acknowledging that you have a problem is the first step to finding a solution. And I have a problem .. and I don’t think I want to find a solution. I love buying glassware for my beer. With this in mind, there’s no wonder these specific glasses made me feel giddy with excitement as they are pretty awesome. I present to you the The Duvel Collection. The Duvel Collection will take their iconic Duvel glass and release it in a limited series featuring internationally acclaimed artists, creators, and designers who will design an original print for the glass. What is to be a regular release, there are currently three different designs available, created by the Dutch artist Parra, the Belgian graphic artist Denis Meyers, and the designer duo Elley Kishimoto. See the full post »