How-to: Make Your Own Flight & Food Pairing

Since the Coronavirus has reached nearly the entire globe by now, the majority of all of us are staying at home. I have not left my house in a week. I really want to eat out and go get flights of beer all over town, but due to this highly contagious virus, everything has been…

New Smryna Beach Day Trip

Growing up in Orlando, Florida, the most frequented beach for my family and friends was (and still is) New Smyrna Beach (NSB). Orlando has a few beaches that are within one hour of a drive, but this was always our favorite. As a child and young adult, I mostly parked the car and walked down…

Hurricane Prep 101

If you’re like me and you are from Florida (or anywhere on the Gulf/East Coast) you are no stranger to hurricanes. They happen almost every single year. We tend to watch them form way out in the middle of the ocean for weeks until it starts getting closer to the state and we have a…

COVID-19 and Craft Beer

In Florida, we are living in some crazy times. Actually, that’s all of us, all over the United States this year. 2020 is a whole new level of crazy. However, right now in Florida, breweries have a very serious problem: they’re closed. Again. The second time, they had no warning and no time to prepare….

Who is she?

Hey everyone! Things are looking a little different these days, aren’t they? I’m not just talking about 2020 as a whole (we all know how crazy this year has been so far), but things have also changed around here. Where is Blonde Brew Reviews? Who the heck is the Florida Hop Mama? Blonde Brew Reviews…