Tonight’s Beerstitution was spearheaded by Val, the only person organized enough to prompt us to schedule something. Considering that Val is surely in line for 2018’s Cal Ripkin Jr. award, one might wonder whether this eagerness was somewhat self-serving. But who cares! Beer was had.
Fall took its sweet ass time showing up this year so it’s only fitting that Beerstitution Volume 25 and its write up are late too. This round’s Basic Bitch Beer invitation received such enthusiastic support as “My favorite theme – EVER!” and “do we have to?” But still, nine brave beerstitutioners took on the challenge, tempering their disdain with an assortment of meats, cheeses and feisty cats. Although the call was for all ales autumnal, most people took my not-so-subtle hints and jumped on the festive gourd bandwagon. Read More