Author Archives: Barry W

About Barry W

NJ (formerly NYC) based home brewer and craft beer enthusiast sharing his brewing and imbibing adventures on "Spreading the messages of craft beer one palate at a time."

Checking in: I’m still brewing…

Barry here with another much needed update… Priorities, priorities, priorities… As an orthodox Jew, husband, father of two, and clinical social worker  life has definitely not slowed down since my last blog post (11/28/18). Thankfully I have been able to … Continue reading

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Innkeeper Barleywine Collab @ Bitter & Esters

“Brewed On August 6, 2018, this English barleywine represents a five year friendship of passionate homebrewers. All of whom take pride in teaching others how to brew great beer at home and enjoy related experiences.”      Ever since I … Continue reading

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Where I’ve Been…

Though I’ve continued homebrewing since my last blog post my life has gotten significantly busier and my motivation to create posts about my brewing adventures has admittedly diminished. However, I would be remised if I stopped posting completely because too much of what makes my passion for all things … Continue reading

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Balanced Creativity: Smuttynose Brewing Company Tour

BTS tour of Smuttynose Brewing Company’s Towle Farm production brewery. (8/14/17)    

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Extra Clips: Allagash Brewing Co. Tour

After editing together my Allagash Brewing Company full tour video I felt that the clips that I left out were still worth sharing.  Hence, in this video I present them with one comic touch thrown in. Cheers! Clip One: Pre-tour introduction … Continue reading

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Efficiency & Innovation: Allagash Brewing Company

Having not paid a visit to Allagash Brewing Company (Portland, Maine) since 2011 it was a clear choice for the first of three breweries that my wife and I would visit on our five day New England road trip…So after … Continue reading

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#FABQ: Frequently Asked Beer Questions

Video Synopsis: Sharing the history of my craft beer and homebrewing journey by answering Tasting Nitch’s Frequently Asked Beer Questions. The Questions: 1. how did you get into beer geeking?/why beer? 2. whats your favorite beer? 3. if you have … Continue reading

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