Beer in Situ: Birra Pejo

A long-overdue review of this great little beer place in the Italian Alps. It was so welcoming and became our home brewery for six weeks when we lived in Cogolo this summer. The Pertinents Via delle Roge, 11 – 38024 – Cogolo di Peio, TN, Italia Founded in 2015 The Family This is truly a…

Bia Hoi Pub Crawl: Authentic Hanoi for Under a Fiver

Is this the cheapest pub crawl in the world? Maybe. Is it a great way to see ‘real’ Hanoi and be ‘authentic’ in the city? Definitely. We woke up on Saturday, our first weekend day back from the Colorado holiday we took over Tet. Russ said, “Do you think the Bia Hois are all on…

Beer in Situ: Pasteur Street Brewing (Hanoi Brewpub)

The Pertinents 1 Au Trieu, Hanoi (behind the cathedral) Offshoot brewpub from their main location in HCMC Founded 2015 (approximate) Interesting tidbit: The folks who founded this company first worked for Upslope Brewing in my hometown of Boulder, Colorado, USA! The Beer They put a huge emphasis on local ingredients and American craft beer techniques,…

Beer in Situ: Tightlines Pub and Brewery (Morehead City, NC, USA)

The Pertinents 709 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557, USA Founded in 2016 The Space It’s an older building that has a very long, saloon-style bar. The walls are brick and probably have a ton of stories to tell in this port town. They have an outdoor porch, too. We went during the day, and…

Beer in Situ: Great Divide (Denver, CO, USA)

The Pertinents 2201 Arapahoe St, Denver, CO 80205, USA Founded in 1993 The Space It’s like a craft beer dream. Open, airy, with a nice outside area on the sidewalks of Denver. Well within walking distance to Union Station, Coors Field, and other downtown attractions. The taproom itself is smallish and gets absolutely jammed full…