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Scrabble coasters

Although the points on the tiles only add up to 17 the word FERMENTATION has the potential to add a lot more points by reaching double and triple letter or word scores.

These are the sorts of things you can contemplate while shuffling through this set of beer coaster tiles. It does not come with a large scrabble board, although no home bar should be without one. Added bonus: you can pick this up at the PBS store.

Vintage beer commercials

Vintage Beer CommercialsDoesn’t it seem to you that Russell Crowe should have starred in a beer movie instead of his wine-soaked release (“A Good Year’) a while back?

BeerBooks.com has DVDs on just about any beer-related subject you could want. From making beer to the history of beer to beer and food to great old commercials.

Now if they just sold a remote that doubled as a bottle opener.

Brew-opoly

Brewopoly Board GameHere’s how the manufacturer describes Brew-Opoly Monopoly :

BREW-OPOLY celebrates the small to medium brews and brewers of the United States. It’s a property game that allows players to own their favorite brands and trade their Cases for Brew Houses. Along the way, they will learn about the unique and wonderful brews featured on the game board, and try to become the richest player in the game to win. For 2-6 players, ages 21 years and up.

Whatever your pleasure, from Alpha King Pale Ale to Zonker Stout, our nation’s award winning microbreweries produce the suds that will tickle your taste buds. In Brew-Opoly, buy or trade your favorite beers and increase property value by purchasing Brewpubs and Microbreweries for your monopolies. Sounds easy enough until you have to put on your beer goggles and kiss your neighbor or stand and sing 99 Bottles of Beer on the Wall.

‘Because Beer’ & Cyber Monday

HeyBrewtiful Cyber Monday feels a little like walking into a multi-tap bar with scores of beers to choose from or a liquor store with hundreds of selections.

There’s a lot of choose from. But since you can get 20% off today at the heybrewtiful Etsy shop it is our Cyber Monday pick.

We’ve added the postcard collection to our wish list. Here’s the description:

“Keep and frame your favorites and send the rest! The postcard pack offers you twenty different high-resolution prints at just under $2.50 per image–a great value for those looking to create an instant gallery worthy space for the bar or brewspace (frame not included).

“A mix of high quality color and black & white images, the collection easily serves as keepsakes worth framing–especially when inscribed with a message to someone you love (or love drinking beside).”