Results and Analysis of Round Two: Maine Darks, Strong Ales, and Ales

Hot damn!  Things just got real here in Round Two as the big boys squared off in the Darks, Strong Ales, and Ales categories.  As one voter put it, "It is getting harder to choose."  And it will only prove harder as the rounds progress.  Remember, in less than a week, we will have our … Continue reading Results and Analysis of Round Two: Maine Darks, Strong Ales, and Ales

Results and Analysis of Round One: Maine Seasonals

Day three of the Maine Madness Beer Tournament brought some of the most eclectic match-ups we've seen thus far.  We had pumpkin beers going up against summers and summers going against winters.  However, I find that when you combine unlike pairs, sparks fly. And sparks certainly flew yesterday in the voting. The closest race came … Continue reading Results and Analysis of Round One: Maine Seasonals

Participate in the Joy that is the Maine Madness Beer Tournament

Rationale After a year of writing a beer blog and drinking my way through New England, it occurred to me that the great state of Maine is fertile with good beer right now.  And it's only getting stronger with new breweries opening up every week. So when I saw the NCAA Men's Basketball bracket, I … Continue reading Participate in the Joy that is the Maine Madness Beer Tournament