How do you become a beer snob?

How do you become a beer snob?

9 Habits That Will Cause You To Be Labeled A Beer Snob

  1. Freaking Out Over Glassware.
  2. Being A Hop Nerd.
  3. Berating Your Bartender.
  4. Refusing To Drink A Beer That’s Been Purchased By A Larger Corporation.
  5. Openly Discussing Your Cicerone Certification.
  6. Reminding Everyone That You Started Drinking Craft Before It Was Cool.

Does craft beer snobbery start and end with lagers?

It’s a play on the “Evolution of Man” graphic, called “Evolution of a Beer Snob.” Instead of transforming from one species to another, the beer snob evolves from drinking lager, to IPA, “big stouts,” sours, and then, finally, back to lager.

What do you call craft beer lovers?

Beerologist, libationist, beer devotee, wert guru, beer maven, beer expert, hophead, pisspot, a tippler, a grog artist, a boozer, a beer buff, a slops surveyor, an ale addict, a hops handler, a quaffer, and the chairman of the brewed.

What does craft beer mean in English?

(also craft ale, us/ˌkræft ˈeɪl/ uk/ˌkrɑːft ˈeɪl/) beer made using traditional methods in small, independent breweries: He usually drinks good wine or craft beer. Craft beers cost more than mass-market beers. More examples.

Are you a beer snob?

A beer geek is picky about what he drinks. A beer snob is picky about what others drink. Geeks might not love light lagers, but he won’t judge you if you order one at the bar. A snob, on the other hand, will launch into a diatribe about the evils of corporate, multinational breweries before you can say “PBR, please.”

What is a whale in beer?

The Whale, in craft beer parlance, is the unattainable rare beer, that variant on a double stout that only came out once, before everyone knew it was such a big deal, and there were still 400 people in line that day. It’s the beer that you’ll trade a whole box of beer for.

Why is it called craft beer?

The Brewer’s Association in Boulder, Colorado defines ‘craft beer’ as beer made by a brewer that is small, independent, and traditional. This sums it up rather nicely and for the association, it creates a good foundation so drinkers know what they are talking about.

What is hipster beer?

Hipster beers are almost always lagers that pair competently with a shot of generic bourbon. They’re deliberately anti-craft, anti-elitist and dive-bar chic. For years Pabst ruled this prized Boho sector…But now there’s a new kid on the block in hipsterland.

What does it mean if a beer is crushable?

Crushable. An easygoing, super-drinkable beer. These are well-balanced beers with low-to-medium alcohol by volume (ABV) but tons of flavor that make you want to go back for more again and again. Example: “Oh man, Founders All Day IPA is so crushable.”

What do they call beer in Canada?

Molson is a common brand of Canadian beer, and the muscle being referred to is the belly. It’s simple math: Beer + Belly = Molson + Muscle.