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Romancing the Foam celebrates the responsible enjoyment of beer. It includes local restaurant reviews from a beer drinker's point of view, reviews of beer, discussions on the enjoyment of beer, beer and food, and reviews of books on beer, food and books to enjoy while drinking beer.

What's New:

9-21-18: review of Goose Island Beer Company Altbier

9-21-18: review of Lagunitas Brewing Company A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale

9-20-18: review of Surly Brewing Company Rose

9-20-18: review of Paulaner Brauerei GmbH Salvator Doppel Bock

9-20-18: review of Hoppin' Frog Brewery Dankster Frog IPA

9-19-18: review of Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan Weihenstephaner Hefeweissbier Dunkel

9-19-18: book review of Dana Deskiewicz Appreciating Oysters: An Eater's Guide to Craft Oysters from Tide to Table

9-18-18: book review of Nelson Algren Nonconformity: Writing on Writing

9-18-18: book review of Michiko Kakutani The Death of Truth: Notes on Falsehood in the Age of Trump

9-17-18: book review of Bob Woodward Fear: Trump in the White House

9-17-18: review of Bayerische Staatsbrauerei Weihenstephan Weihenstephaner Korbinian

9-17-18: review of Spaten-Franziskaner-Bräu Spaten Münchner Hell (Premium Lager)

9-10-18: review of Bruery Terreux Frederick H.

9-10-18: review of Hanssens Artisanaal Hanssens Experimental Raspberry

9-9-18: review of Insight Brewing Rowdy Uncle

9-9-18: review of Pipeworks Brewing Company Lizard King

9-8-18: review of Brouwerij Duvel Moortgat NV Duvel Belgian Golden Ale

9-5-18: review of Miyagi Oysters

9-4-18: book review of Jeremy Sewalland Marion Lear Swaybill Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw

9-3-18: review of Pipeworks Brewing Company Ninja Vs. Unicorn

9-3-18: book review of Josh Noel Barrel-Aged Stout and Selling Out: Goose Island, Anheuser-Busch, and How Craft Beer Became Big Business

9-2-18: review of Modist Brewing Company Double Dreamyard

9-1-18: book review of Bianca Bosker Cork Dork: A Wine-Fueled Adventure Among the Obsessive Sommeliers, Big Bottle Hunters, and Rogue Scientists Who Taught Me to Live for Taste

8-31-18: book review of Matt Kramer True Taste: The Seven Essential Wine Words

8-31-18: book review of Dick Cantwell Brewing Eclectic IPA: Pushing the Boundaries of India Pale Ale

8-30-18: book review of Rowan Jacobsen A Geography of Oysters: The Connoisseur's Guide to Oyster Eating in North America

8-30-18: book review of Rowan Jacobsen The Essential Oyster: A Salty Appreciation of Taste and Temptation

8-29-18: book review of Arthur Shay Nelson Algren's Chicago

8-28-18: book review of Piet Vroon Smell: The Secret Seducer

8-28-18: Romancing the Foam 118 reviews 3 Pipeworks Beers that recall emories of an attempted emmigration to Chicago

8-27-18: review of Decadent Ales Citra Citra

8-26-18: review of Junkyard Brewing Company Shake-O-Matic Strawberry IPA

4-20-18: review of The Beer Connoisseur with links to specific blogs

2-17-18: Material Added Between 12-8-17 and 2-15-18 Page > 1, 2

7-1-17: go to Gluten Free and Gluten Reduced Beer for links to reviews of gluten free and gluten reduced beer

12-25-16: added book index called Book Reviews for Beer Lovers Page > 1,2,3

11-16-16: Proper glassware for your beer: Beer glasses page > 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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