A selected and mostly accurate glossary of beer terminology.
Abbey: From, or in the style of, beers made by quiet little men who have forever forsaken a woman’s touch.
Aging: A time-out for overly aggressive young beer. It’s left to sit in a cool, dark p
Chuck Klosterman once observed that every teenager goes
through a Led Zeppelin phase. Sometimes, it lasts a week. Other times,
for a year. But it happens.
axiom holds for homebrewing. As
Widmer Brothers Brewing started in 1984, when six breweries
controlled 90 percent of the American beer market. With the help of
family, including their father, Ray, brothers Kurt and Rob Widmer op
WEST OF THE WILLAMETTEThe west side of the Willamette River may lack the east
side’s dizzying cultural output. It may lack the great restaurants, the
edgy aesthetic, the diversity (read: “youn