IS BEER CICERONE CERTIFICATION RIGHT FOR ME? Getting certified feels good. It sounds official and important, because it’s basically bragging rights distilled into a paper form. It fills gaping, empty spaces on your walls, all while being cheaper than that abstract painting everyone’s crazy about. You can point on that wall and say “look mum,
Midnight Oil Brewing are proud sponsors for the National Running Day 5K benefiting Preston's March for Energy held on June 1st, 2017 at 6pm in New Castle, Delaware.Join our brew team, the rest of the sponsors and all of the runners, to celebrate National Running Day with a fun 5K, with a new course through
People don't usually think of beer as a symbol of luxury and allure. When asked to fill in the dots of slowly swirling a glass snifter of ____ in a leather armchair, with a thoughtful look on their face illuminated by a fireplace...Bud Light hardly fits the bill. And why should it? There are thousands
As craft brewers continue to emerge and craft beer continues to grow in popularity, fans of these special brews may need to learn more about the terminology that a craft brewer uses. For instance, a variety of bars and restaurants now include detailed information about their craft beers on their menus. Do you know your
If you plan to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day – March 17 – in the Wilmington area this year, you’ll be able to enjoy the annual St. Patrick’s Day parade, a number of Irish-themed concerts, and the fabulous Shamrock Shuttle nighttime bar crawl. Mark your calendar, as you may need to wear your green sweaters and
Beer and chocolate are two of the most complicated – and delicious – foods in the world, so it's no surprise that a craft brewer looking for something new and innovative would find a way to add chocolate to the brew. Stouts are a natural fit for chocolates because of their dark-roasted grains. We've avoided
If you are a lover of craft beer, we’ve got great news. There is absolutely no reason to feel guilty about enjoying a bottle or two of brew. Many people wonder is beer good for you? Well, science is proving that beer, when enjoyed in moderation, offers a number of surprising benefits to your health.
The holidays are here, so if there’s a craft beer fan or an amateur craft brewer on your holiday gift list that you need to shop for, you can’t wait any longer to make the purchase of that perfect gift. You can't put a price on happiness, but low and behold, the search is over!
November is upon us and the time for celebrating family and what we are grateful for has arrived. This may have you wondering what the best thanksgiving beers are? With the wide variety of new craft beer and imported beer that's now available, giving your taste buds – and your friends – a genuinely delightful
If you’re a lover of craft beer, it means that you’re adventurous and happy to try something new. You might want to consider sour beers. Sour beers are growing in popularity with both veteran beer drinkers and novices alike. At one time, all beers were sour beers, to some degree. Some people wonder how to