I have a library full of games. Naturally I have several games about beer and once in a post I'd like to tell more about one of them. This time it's time for another bigger game: Dice Brewing.
One of the things that can be a part of being an international biersommelier is being asked to be a judge in a beer competition. I was asked to judge in the Dutch Beer Challenge of 2020 and of course I said yes!
You cannot have missed it! There's a new gang in town! Since february 15. there's an official Benelux chapter of the Pink Boots Society.
In 2019 De Efteling launched two new beers, this time for the Efteling hotel. These beers are also brewed by a local Brewery, Brouwerij Opener, so of course I had to go there to check it out.
If you think being a biersommelier is all about trying the newest and best beers and drinking all kind of nice stuff, think again ... Training for becoming a biersommelier puts beer and flavours in a whole new perspective, and unfortunately not all is well in paradise.
When I visited Brussels last year it wasn't specifically for the beery things. The main beery thing of the trip was a Gueuze brewery, namely Cantillon.
I have a library full of games. At its height it contained almost 500 different ones, these days I brought it back to 225 games according to board game geek. This time it's time for a print and play game: Mushroom Ale.
Malt. Since you are reading this blog, you probably know something about beer and its present-day main ingredients: water, yeast, hops and malt, But what's malt?