How to Clean a Beer Glass for the Best Taste

Beer Glass
Did you know that there is a lot of science behind a perfectly presented glass of beer? Besides the beer itself, the glassware or beer glass and how it is cleaned has a significant impact on the flavor and aroma of your favorite brew. For instance, does your beer not produce enough foam or head after pouring? This can be...

What is the Ideal Beer Fridge Temperature?

There has been much debate over the ideal temperature to serve beer. Is it 35°F (1.5°C)? Is it as cold as your fridge will go? We go through all the reasoning and come up with our ideal beer fridge temperature. The not so short answer is… it depends on the type of beer and what the reason is for drinking...

How to Build a Basement Bar

Man Cave Bar Basement
The basement... a space in your house that never gets used for anything except storage. Why not turn that space into a bar? A bar in your basement can be challenging but it can also bring that empty space to life for you and your buddies. Whether it's beers or whiskey, a bar alone can entertain all of your...

How Does Beer Go Bad?

So you go down to your man cave, kick up your feet, and grab a beer you’ve been keeping in the fridge. You crack that bad boy open and guzzle it down, only to be met with the unpleasant aroma and aftertaste of beer gone bad. Is there anything more upsetting? Crashing into the stink of expired beer when you...

Best Neon Signs: Picking the Right One for Your Man Cave

Beer Neon Sign
A neon sign in your man cave can make a real difference. It makes a statement. Whether it’s the beer you like, or your favorite team, it’s good to show off that pride. Neon signs will also add light to your probably dim cave and can fill an empty wall. Before you lunge out and make a purchase, we’ve put...

A Beer Enthusiast’s Guide to Beer Glass Types

Walk into any ol’ grocery or convenience store, and you’re likely to find beers in all sorts of vessels. Glass bottles, aluminum cans, and yes, even the outlandish carton you would usually see used for milk - beer can be purchased in almost every container you can think of. While many of use would gladly crack one of these...

Designing Your Man Cave Bar

The Man Cave... it sounds like a deceptively simple concept, but in reality the possibilities for yours are virtually endless. This is the space you go when you want to get away from the world for a quiet interlude, but it’s likely also the place you head when the guys are coming over for a night of who-knows-what and...

Wet Bar vs Dry Bar: What should you install?

Entertaining in your home is serious business, but serving the right drinks… now that’s a top priority. For that you need the right bar… but should you install a wet bar or dry bar? Having a bar in your home is a great place to serve those drinks without having to prance through your house looking for the perfect...

What Temperature Does Beer Freeze?

Beer will generally freeze at 28°F (-2.2°C). This will vary due to the alcohol level of the beer. The stronger the beer (ie. higher level of alcohol) the lower the temperature it will freeze at. This variation is because of Ethanol. Beer Freezing Reference (For All Alcohol Levels) We've created a reference table to you'll know exactly what temperature a beer will...

Best Man Cave Bar Stools

Comfort is always a top priority in any self-respecting man cave and having your very own home bar is nothing short of comfort. However, to bring that authentic pub experience right into your home, you need to invest in a quality bar stool. When you have your friends over and they are enjoying a few cold beers at your...

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