Tag Archives: Duchesse De Deborgogne

Our Latest Podcast: We’re Going Negative!!

On this episode we go negative and discuss beers and whiskeys that other people love, but we hate.  Don trashes New Belgium and Maker’s Mark, and I dis two well regarded brews; Duchesse de Bourgogne and Old Rasputin XII.  We also weigh in on Brew Dog’s latest plea for attention. All of that and more […]

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Setting the Table for Christmas – What are You Serving?

Some people celebrate Christmas on the evening of the 24th, others wait until Christmas morning.  Some folks throw big family get-togethers while others keep it small and intimate.  But everyone celebrates with beer, wine and whiskey – at least folks who read this site! So how are you weaving your favorite adult beverages into the […]

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Giving Beer to a Wine Lover: A Good Idea?

Sometimes it’s an easy call to give the gift of beer over the holidays. For instance, my beer nerd buddy Frank knows with certainty that I’ll lay a couple of nice bottles on him, and I’m pretty sure I’ll receive the same in return. But outside of our little world, you must be careful about […]

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Imagine if “The View” was a Beer…

I was in the beer aisle of my favorite store the other day, when one of the employees breathlessly raced to the shelf and grabbed at a bottle of Duchesse De Bourgogne.  He saw that I noticed his exuberance and probably felt he needed to explain himself.  “Have you tried this one?” he asked, his […]

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