Posts Tagged ‘Lost Abbey’

Last Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

Write a fake food guide for a fake political rally, and real people will actually read it. Some might even take it too seriously. (Or not.) Maybe the guide's popularity just means that, whether we're talking about politics or places to dine, people are more in a mood to laugh than labor loudly over the [...]

Lost Abbey Burning Witch Beer Label Riles Wiccans

Just in time for Halloween, a commotion has been brewing over the past week about Lost Abbey Witch's Wit, a beer with a label that has an image of a woman being burned at the stake. The Wiccan community, led by popular astrologer and healer Vicki Noble, has lashed out against the California brewery that makes the [...]

Rare Beer Alert: Lost Abbey at Connecticut Avenue Wine & Spirits

We gave you a heads up the last time cult-inspiring California beers were spotted in D.C. Well, a few rare bottles have made it into the District again. Connecticut Avenue Wine & Spirits beverage consultant Al K. Lo has managed to get his hands on some Lost Abbey. Lost Abbey is a Belgian abbey-style brewing project [...]

World Beer Cup: And The Winner Is…

Well, we don't know yet, but we'll find out the World Beer Cup winners soon enough. Brewers from around the world are assembling in Chicago this week for the Craft Brewers Conference & BeerExpo America, sponsored by the Boulder-based Brewers Association (the same folks behind DC's SAVOR event and the Great American Beer Festival). The [...]

The Beer CSA: Lost Abbey’s Patron Saints and Sinners

Back around Thanksgiving, I bought myself an early Christmas gift and signed up for The Lost Abbey's Patron Sinners club. It's kind of a beer CSA; at the start of the season you pay a set fee ($160 for Saints, $235 for Sinners), and for the next year you get two bottles of beer shipped [...]

SAVOR Tickets Go On Sale Today At Noon

SAVOR this, SAVOR that. We know some you probably prefer the tents-in-the-park version of a beer festival to what you might view as an overpriced, pretentious foodie event. But for beer afficionados like us who are willing to exchange a hefty chunk of our hard-earned cash for the chance to drink some of the country's [...]

Your Last Beer on Earth: What Do the Pros Say?

As a follow up to our very own Beerspotter's conversation about top five desert island beers, we offer this account of what some craft-beer stars consider to be the finest beers on the planet. During this year's Lupulin Reunulin at RFD, a glorious night of drinking and mayhem where a handful of the most innovative [...]

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