Contact Us
beer

beer

Skunk
iStockphoto

Why Does My Beer Smell Like a Skunk?

It does not take the well trained nose of a beer aficionado to determine if a beer has gone bad or not. No sir; upscale brew connoisseur and backwoods drunkards alike know that there is only one word to describe the putrid scent of beer gone rotten – and that is “skunk.”

Read More

Category: Offbeat, Science Tags:
Homebrewer makes beer from Sugar Puffs
John Wright

Bad News — We Have Diabetes Now From Just Hearing About Sugar Puffs Cereal Beer

Back in college, we once tried out the beer and cereal combo when we were out of milk, and it did NOT go well. Thankfully, an amateur brewer armed with actual knowledge has found the perfect way to merge the two by creating beer made from Sugar Puffs cereal. Finally, a way to get tanked at breakfast.

Read More

Category: Food, Health, Offbeat Tags:
Craft Brewer Introduces Hard Root Beer
Sprecher

Dream Come True/We’re About to Become Obese — Introducing Alcoholic Root Beer

Since high-quality, legit Root Beer is made through a fermentation process almost identical to the one used to brew regular beer, we've always been a little miffed that it doesn't actually contain any alcohol. Our booze motto is: "if it could, it should," even though we've found exceptions -- "Gin Milk" turned out to be pretty disgusting, who knew? Thanks to Sprecher Brew though, all of that is about to change.

Read More

Category: Food, Offbeat Tags:
Beer Drinker
iStockphoto

New Beer Flavor Wheel for Real Beer Drinkers

For centuries, everyone from physicians to brewers have used flavor wheels as a means of breaking down the many varieties of aromas and flavors of a particular substance or beverage. A new book includes a consumer-friendly version of a flavor wheel just for beer drinkers.

Read More

Category: Offbeat Tags:
Do You Drink Beer Because You're Addicted to Hops?
www.mylgcookie.com

Do You Drink Beer Because You’re Addicted to Hops?

We've always been under the impression that people drink beer because it's awesome, but a new article suggests that hops addiction may actually be a real thing. Someone should tell these "scientists" that buzz-kills are rude.

Read More

Category: Offbeat, Science Tags:
'Dawg Grog' is Beer for Dogs
CNN

Help Your Pooch Unwind With ‘Dawg Grog,’ Beer Made for Dogs

Do you find that your dog is frequently stressed after a hard day of guarding the home? Then you may want to help your pooch unwind with 'Dawg Grog,' which is being marketed as beer for man's best friend.

Read More

Category: Offbeat Tags: ,
Its Always Sunny in Philadelphia Dayman Beer
Stone Brewing

‘It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia’ Inspires “Dayman” Beer

The eighth season of FX's long-running 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia' may have come and gone far too quickly but that doesn't mean the gang will be going anywhere any time soon. And now, like 'Game of Thrones' before it, we'll all be able to live our collective dreams of drinking like the characters of 'It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia' with their very own 'Sunny' inspired beer! Find out how you can guzzle down a bottle of "Dayman" (that sounded better in our heads) inside!

Read More

Category: Entertainment News Tags:
Ultimate Home Brew System
The Big Book of Hacks

DIY Home Brew System Lets Even the Chemistry-Challenged Brew Beer at Home

The art of home brewing can be a challenging process, as it involves a bit more chemistry than most of us are willing to endure to catch a good old fashion beer buzz after work. Until now, that is.

Read More

Category: Offbeat, Science Tags:
Beer
iStockphoto

Russia Finally Admits That Beer is an Alcoholic Beverage

There has been some speculation, throughout the years, that drinking booze can lead to intoxication, or even alcoholism. Because of this, Russia has finally decided to officially declare beer an alcoholic beverage as a means of keeping their citizens from turning into full-blown boozehounds. Like us Americans. I mean they didn't say it was because of us, but it's a good bet.

Read More

Category: Food, Offbeat Tags:
Helms Brewery
Helmsbrewingco.com

Take the Helm — Open Your Own Brewery

When I was a kid and adults asked me what I wanted to do when I was older, I gave people my forty year plan. I was going to play point guard in the NBA and after my all-star career ended I would become a globe-trotting archeologist. Then, reality set in.

Read More

Category: Food, Offbeat Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://b985.fm using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on B98.5 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!