Beer Banter

A blog for beer lovers created by beer lovers.

  • Posted by MacKenzie Zarzycki
  • August 27, 2019

Best Beer Styles for Fall

Crisp fall nights call for darker, maltier and more complex beer. Luckily, there are lots of great brands producing seasonal offerings. From sweet and coppery Märzen-style brews to dark and malty brow...

  • Posted by MacKenzie Zarzycki
  • January 8, 2019

The Birth of the Brut IPA

With competition comes innovation, and the American IPA knows this phrase too well. Over the last twenty years American breweries have been constantly broadening the parameters of this hop forward bee...

  • Posted by Stephen Pendergast
  • November 29, 2018

A Simple Guide to American Hops

Hops have gotten nearly all the attention in the beer world as of late, and they are, in part, pretty deserving. While we would have nothing without yeast, malted grain (usually barley) and water, hop...

  • Posted by Rob Warner
  • October 24, 2018

Build Your Own Six Pack

It's Friday night, and instead of putting your go-to vodka soda on a pedestal, you decide to venture out into the wilderness and drink beer. You go to the local grocery store and are straightaway bore...

  • Posted by Stephen Pendergast
  • August 15, 2018

A Guide to Proper Beer Glassware: Hazy IPA

One of the most subtly important aspects of drinking a beer is the vehicle of the beer itself. While beer is drunk predominantly from cans, glass bottles, glasses, and even plastic cups, most beer dri...

  • Posted by MacKenzie Zarzycki
  • May 8, 2018

Craft Beers You Need to Drink This Summer

May has arrived and you know what that means… summer is almost here! Once Memorial Day weekend hits, it’s barbecues, trips to the lake, concerts, and a whole lot more. We did some painstaking research...

  • Posted by Brian Coffey
  • April 10, 2018

Embrace the Haze

Today, haze is all the craze! Here are 10 hazy beers that are sure to please your palate.

  • Posted by Guest Author
  • April 3, 2018

Q&A with The Brewers from Long Trail

We get up close and personal with Long Trail Head Brewers, Sam Clemens and Ian Harbage, in this intimate Q&A.

  • Posted by Guest Author
  • February 7, 2018

Q&A with Matty-O From Fiddlehead Brewing

We get up close and personal with Fiddlehead Owner and Brewmaster, Matt Cohen, in this intimate Q&A.

  • Posted by Matt Zaloga
  • February 15, 2017

Trying to See Through the Haze: The Causes of Haziness in Beer

While the majority of beer drinkers look for a clear, clean tasting liquid, the growth in popularity of the so-called "New England-style IPA" has raised the question, does a hazy beer mean a bad beer?...

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