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Jan242015

Eyewitness Report – Beer seen in Utah

My wife’s family left California during the last millennium for Colorado. I endured years of family visits to Denver with weird beer laws like no beer sales in supermarkets or alcohol sales in stores on Sunday. Over time the laws in Colorado changed. These days Colorado stores even sell marijuana on Sundays. Utah still has…

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Jan232015

Making TRAX around #SLC

Some common misconceptions held by those of us who have never visited Salt Lake City, Utah are nearly all people in SLC are Mormons, you can’t buy alcohol and Utah voters will once again vote 73% for Romney as President 2016. While I can’t predict the future election results, the first two assumptions are not…

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Feb162014

Craft Beer Revival in Minneapolis

Having been in Minneapolis for about 60 hours, my knowledge of the beer scene is limited, yet rapidly expanding. Minnesota appears to have a thriving craft beer brewing industry. This was the first beer sign to catch my attention in Minneapolis. Historic Grain Belt Beer billboard on Nicollet Island from 1940. Originally the letters flashed…

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Jun072013

Beer Academy Toronto Memories

Tegestology is a new word I learned during my visit to the Beer Academy Toronto. Turns out I have been a practicing tegestologist for over 30 years with a significant collection documenting my travel history and beer consumption. I can trace many memories significant to my life through beer. Tegestology is the hobby of collecting…

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