Froth N Hops
A beer site for those who truely have a passion for good quality beer.
At Froth N Hops, we hope to explore and share many aspect of beer to better educate the beer lovers and the curiosities of all. Below are some of the areas on beer you can expect to find on this site in the coming months.
Long before the foliage transforms from green to autumnal hues, one can tell the seasons are changing by the vibrant and bright orange packaging found on craft beer shelves across the country. What was once the season dominated by Oktoberfest beer styles, autumn is quickly becoming the pumpkin beer time of year. Read more...
Beer experimenting: Upslope Brewing Company's Cabernet IPA
The majority of craft beer drinkers enjoy a well made IPA but few ever think of the combination that could exist between that hoppy brew and a fine red wine such as a cabernet. Read more...
What's the Best Beer in America?
Is your beer routine getting to be the same-old, same-old? Fortunately, the American Homebrewer's Association has cut out the legwork and made it easy to have a great beer: by crowning the best 10 beers in the country. Read more...
Innovative and surprising beer cocktails
Though beer cocktails have been around for a long time, new combinations and flavors are becoming all the rage in the cocktail-drinking world. Read more...
Sampling American Pale Ales
IN popular culture, the Fourth of July connotes hot dogs, hamburgers and cold beer. But the country has changed, and while burgers and hot dogs are still a distinct possibility, so are mofongo and arroz con pollo, or kimchi and kalbi. Cold beer, though, remains universal, and for that we might consider taking a moment to thank the founding fathers of the craft-beer revolution. Read more...
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Saturday - August 25, 2012 @ 07:00PM / ends @ 11:00PM
Columbus Summer Beerfest @ The LC!
200+ American Craft Beers...Local Music...All the Local Brews...and Local Food trucks! The 5th Columbus Summer Beerfest will be held this year at the indoor/outdoor LC Pavilion entertainment complex in the Arena District of downtown Columbus, Ohio. Some 4000 craft beer fans (about half the size of the Columbus Winter Beerfest in January every year at the Columbus Convention Center).
Saturday - August 25, 2012 @ 10:00AM / ends @ 05:00PM
International Beer Competition 2012
The International Beer Competition (IBC) is the most prestigious beer competition to be held in the country and has been running annually since 1996. It is open to beers brewed anywhere in the world and provides the opportunity for international beers to compete against some of Japans finest craft and commercial brews.
Friday - August 31, 2012 @ 06:00PM / ends @ 09:00PM
Savannah Craft Brew Fest: International Grand Tasting
Enjoy a beautiful view of the Savannah River while tasting craft beers from around the world and taking part in a traditional Lowcountry Oyster Roast. This popular event recognizes the impact that Old World and other international brewers have on American beers.
Saturday - September 08, 2012 @ 12:00PM / ends @ 04:00PM
3rd Annual OC Brew Ha Ha
The 3rd Annual Orange County Brew Ha Ha will be held on Saturday September 8, 2012.
Off-Duty Firefighters will pour beer for you and a portion of the proceeds will go to the Fallen Fire Fighters Relief Fund.
Christmas Beers are not some idea born in a marketing meeting. The idea of strong beers for Christmas have been around for a long time. Take a look at some history of Holiday Beers.
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Beer is one of the world's oldest beverages, with the history of beer dating back to the 6th millennium BC, and being recorded in the written history of Ancient Iraq. On this page you can learn about the origins of beer, about beer mythology, and a little about prohibition.
Discover the different types of beer that is available out there. Inside we cover Ales, Lagers, and Lembics. You will get a chance to discover which section your favorite beer may wall within.
Ales: Take a deeper looking into Ales
Lager: Take a deeper look into Lagers
Lambic: Take a look into this lesser known type of beer know as Lambic
India Pale Ale: IPA - Take a look into the history of the Inda Pale Ale aka.. the IPA
Interested in brewing your own beer? You are probably standing in the kitchen, wanting to get started, your beer kit and equipment on the counter, wondering how long this will take and what to do first. So, check out this book written by John Palmer and it will give you the foundations and instructions on successfully getting started with home brewing of beer. How to Brew