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3 Homebrewing Kits To Get You Started

3 Homebrewing Kits To Get You Started

By Editor In Chief/Lord Of Words Ed M Morris

I enjoy craft beer, I really do, but I don't think I have the patience to actually brew my own. But lately, I have been looking at one of those all in one box at home brewing kits. My thinking is, if a kit has everything I need, I will be more open to giving it a try. I've been looking at them on Amazon (we don't have brewing supply place near us) and I put together a list of 3 kits,...


Pumpkin Beer In July?

Pumpkin Beer In July?

By Editor In CHief/Lord Of Words Ed M Morris

 

It's July, it's still Summer, the Fall season is still a few months away. So why am I seeing pumpkin flavored beer hitting the shelves? Unless I fell into a wormhole and traveled back to Fall 2016, it is too soon to be seeing these seasonal beers on the shelves. 

I was at my local beer shop, last weekend, and I was staring at the shelf where these pumpkin beers had congregated, and I found myself shaking...


BBQ Tips - Tailgate Editon

BBQ Tips - Tailgate Editon

By Editor In Chief/Lord Of Words Ed M Morris

Soon NFL teams will be reporting to training camp (Go Giants) and it will be time to fire up the grill and get the tailgate party started. Here at Templars HQ East, we love to tailgate and want to share some of the items that we always have when we BBQ:

  1. Extra fuel – No matter what you are using as a heat source, have more, even if you leave for the tailgate topped off. An extra propane tank or that extra bag...


Only 10 Left! The 2017 Pints Templars Club Coin

Only 10 Left! The 2017 Pints Templars Club Coin

By Editor In Chief/Lord Of Words Ed M Morris

Boasting a 1.75-inch diameter, and plated in antique gold, this year's edition of the Pints Templars Club Coin is both larger and heavier than its 2016 predecessor.  The 2017 version sports the club logo, and the strike date, on the front, and is emblazoned with the Pints Templars Coat of Arms on the back.  

Pre-Order your's today for just $15 and receive free shipping

Since these are a special order item expect 6 weeks for delivery.

 


Maplewood Juice Pants 5: License to Juice

Maplewood Juice Pants 5: License to Juice

Maplewood Juice Pants 5: License to Juice
By Blogger  Dave Drury

Anyone that knows me knows that I love Maplewood. They’re my favorite Chicago brewery and, to me, are vastly underrated. I’ve been following them since they were Mercenary and only had two beers out: The Charlatan and Fat Pug.

Well today the Logan Square brewery has a lot more than just two brews…including their series Juice Pants, which is now in its fifth variety. Each Juice Pants is (not surprisingly) a juicy IPA that packs a 7% ABV...