Charleston Brewing does Anton Lutz tribute

Anton Lutz and Ryan HeastingsCharleston Brewing Company released a new IPA the other day that is a tribute to Bavarian hop breeder Anton Lutz. Lutz is best known for his development of the much sought after Mandarina Bavaria hop, which has a distinct honeydew melon aroma to go along with its strong tangerine and citrus. His hop varieties accentuate fruit in both taste and aroma but are softer and less piney-resiny than the popular West Coast IPA hop varieties. Continue reading “Charleston Brewing does Anton Lutz tribute”

End of season beer at Power baseball park

Power Park Draft Shack
Power Park
Enjoying the final baseball game of the season at Appalachian Power Park

It’s with mixed feelings that I attend the final home game of season for the West Virginia Power single A baseball team. The team was pretty mediocre this year and failed to create the kind of interest needed to maintain a big regular attendance. They finished in the middle of their division with a .500 record. But then again, it was Continue reading “End of season beer at Power baseball park”