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

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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”