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Thanks, Dad

Thanks, Dad

Reader Pat Myers describes his discovery of craft beer. by Pat Myers My love for craft beer started when I was in college. I drank a lot of wine at first and didn’t really enjoy the taste of beer. Granted, ...

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Around the World and Back

Around the World and Back

I had just moved to Philadelphia after a decade in D.C. and an around-the-world backpacking trip. I’d heard for years about this mythical Pliny the Elder, but could never find it. One day, I was sitting at Independence Mall with my wife, reading Twitter. Then, ...

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Wine Takes a Backseat to Italian Craft

Wine Takes a Backseat to Italian Craft

Readers describes their discovery of craft beer. If you have an interesting story about discovering craft beer, send it to us at discovery@beerscenemag.com. My story may be special or it may not, but it was one where I learned two ...

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Bitter Beer Face? Hardly!

Bitter Beer Face? Hardly!

Beer and I met like most people—being peer pressured into swallowing liquid I didn’t understand, but knew the results of its consumption were blissful (in moderation, of course). I’ve drunk my fair share of fizzy yellow water, even worked for ...

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A Baptist and a Brew

A Baptist and a Brew

There’s an old story told in some churches: “Jewish people don’t recognize the Christian’s Messiah. Protestants don’t recognize the authority of the Pope, and Baptists don’t recognize each other in the liquor store.” Nevertheless, in other Baptist circles, drinking is ...

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From Baseball Hall of Fame to Craft Beer Enthusiast

From Baseball Hall of Fame to Craft Beer Enthusiast

Reader Francis Berger describes his discovery of craft beer. It used to be that I was content just drinking a Yuengling Lager, but it took a trip 275 miles from home for me to realize there was something else out ...

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Thank You, Bert!

Thank You, Bert!

During my college years, “beer” was to be avoided at all costs. It was horrible, cold and even worse when warmed up a little. I would have rather had a glass of wine. Bert Grant’s Yakima Brewing Company and Real ...

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More Than the Sum of Its Parts

More Than the Sum of Its Parts

Reader Matthew Brasch describes his discovery of craft beer.

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