T Minus 1 and Liftoff – Beer List By Style

Below you will find the complete beer list from our Inaugural Bluffton International & Craft Beer Fest. We will start updating the list for the 2012 event around October 1st, 2012.   The Bluffton International & Craft Beer Festival will be held on Saturday, November 5th, 2011 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm at The Promenade in Historic […]

T Minus 3 Days – Lights out for Lagerheads

Lagerheads usually emerge at night. They orient themselves toward the bar with the brightest lights. Visible lights from buildings or streets near the bar may disorient the Lagerheads, and may cause them to lose their way. Beware the powerful flapping jaws of the Lagerhead. Always observe Lagerheads from a distance and refrain from using flash photography. […]

T Minus 5 Days – Grand Teton Brewing Company

One of the many breweries that we’re looking forward to seeing represented at the Bluffton Beer Festival is Grand Teton Brewing Company of Victor, Idaho. South Carolina has come a long way in the past few years, where we are now seeing great beers being delivered here that aren’t available in neighboring states.  South Carolina […]

T Minus 7 Days – Promising Pale Ales – Cottrell & Cisco

Getting back to highlighting some of the lesser known beers that will be poured at the Bluffton Beer Festival, Cottrell Brewing and Cisco Brewers are two northeastern brewers that are new to me.  Interestingly enough, in this age of IPAs, both appear to be best known for their pale ales. Cottrell Brewing is based in […]

T Minus 8 Days – The Wife, The Drycleaner and The $20 Bill

TGIF … just over a week to go.  And now for something completely different.  Indulge me as I lead into the weekend with a beer drinking joke.  Names have been changed to protect the “not so innocent”. Our fearless beer fest leader Mark used to organize an annual bus trip to see a Jacksonville Jaguars game. […]