The June ’13 Wine Enthusiast Magazine reviews wheat beers – the top three are from MdV! Du Bocq Blanche de Namur & Ayinger Brau-Weisse tied for first; Ayinger Ur-Weisse was third. Complete reviews here (1.1 MB .pdf).
On April 10, 2013, the band Taddy Porter visited the Seattle office of Merchant du Vin and played a few songs. They are touring now – check their website and go see them! Here’s a video of the first single off their new album, “Fever.”
68 guests at a beer dinner in Wichita, KS
On March 4, 2013, 68 guests at a beer dinner in Wichita, KS, drank a toast with Samuel Smith’s Organic Chocolate Stout: