Black Abbey is turning 1!

Our friend Carl at Black Abbey Brewing shared this news with us… “It’s our birthday!  On September 26th, 2013 we opened our Fellowship Hall to the public for the first time.  On September 27th, 2014 we are going to close down our back parking lot, set up a stage, bring in some bands and pour beer for … Read more…

The sights of the 2014 TN Volksfest

The second annual Tennessee Volksfest was a blast. The two day celebration of authentic German bier, food and music was a fun family activity. Plans are already underway for 2015, stay tuned for details. All pics taken by me with my new Nikon D3100 camera.  

It’s Volksfest time, Tennessee!

This weekend is the second annual Tennessee Volksfest, brought to you by the good people of Rhizome Productions and Hallmark Volkswagen. Admission is free, tokens are $5 for bier and food. This is a family-friendly event so bring the kids, they’ll have their own kids zone to go crazy in. Franziskaner, Hofbräu, Krombacher and Spaten will … Read more…

Beer & Hymns, presented by Black Abbey

If you’re in the Nashville area, you’ll want to be at Mercy Lounge Tuesday, September 9th at 6:30 for BeerHymns. We’ll be enjoying delicious Black Abbey beer while singing old church songs. Nashville is the buckle of the Bible belt, you know. A common question when people meet in Nashville is, “where do you go to … Read more…

Pre-Beer Bloggers Conference: A Plus Limo Tour

June and I missed the 2014 Beer Bloggers Conference (BBC) pre-conference excursion this year because our travel arrangements kept us from getting to Los Angeles in time. The lucky folks who made it got to visit great Los Angeles breweries like Golden Road, Smog City and The Bruery. The pre-conference has become a fun part … Read more…