Welcome to the Casual Pint FAQ, where we store the wisdom of the barkeeps. Come on in, have a seat and ask away.
What is beeriety? Isn’t beer just beer?
First off, that hurts! There are nearly as many beer varieties as there are types of wine, and the cultured or aspiring beer aficionado should acquaint themselves with the different types. Here is a quick list:
What is the Casual Pint? A store, a bar? What gives?
It's both, and everything in between. Come in for a drink or come in for a mix-a-six of connoisseur quality beers from around the world!
What is the difference between Ales and Lagers?
Good question. Learning the proper vocabulary is an essential part to becoming an aficionado of anything. And we’re here to help.
Where does the term "Growler" come from?
In the heyday of the Growler, these containers were little more than small buckets. Not much is known about why these pales were termed "Growlers", but one story suggests that the name derived from a constant struggle between bartenders and...