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Thirsty Thursday: Ayinger Biers Part I

Jul 07, 2011 3 Comments

Ayinger Brewery is located less than 28 km (17 miles) outside of Munich, but while living in the city I often thought that is was easier to find a restaurant or bar in America that served Ayinger than one in the Bavarian capital (Munich breweries dominate the market).  Therefore I was happy to stubble upon […]

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Budweiser’s 4th of July Cans

Jul 03, 2011 7 Comments

If you’ve perused the beer cooler at your local store recently you’ve surely seen Budweiser’s 4th of July cans. Usually I don’t care to imbibe Anheuser Busch products, however, the cans spoke to my patriotism for America and I eventually felt compelled to purchase a six-pack. Budweiser marketing campaign-1, Sportsglutton-0. Upon returning home, I cracked […]

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Thirsty Thursday: German Radler

Jun 30, 2011 1 Comment

During my first trip to Bavaria I was hiking in the Alps with a friend and midway through the hike we came upon small house on the trail which was selling refreshments.  Having already worked up a thirst we stopped and my friend introduced me to one of the most refreshing drinks of all time…the Radler.  Typically a combination […]

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