Tag Archive: the frustration of criticism

May 04

Rate that beer? Or, let it be beer?

Cantillon Kriek, 10-21-2013

My beer shop’s staff regularly flip me shit about my ratings on Untappd. Giving three caps (out of five) to nearly every beer I drink; we all know I would make a poor beer judge. The thought of having to critique each beer based on a designated style; pocketing a recipe into “it should be …

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May 01

Do you really want to be a pro brewer?

I confess, I harbor no secret dream of becoming a professional brewer. In fact, I’ve never even concocted a homebrew. I have, however, been to a class on homebrewing, and I drink commercially available craft beers on a daily basis. May 2013′s beer blogging session is about “The Business of Brewing.” The Session, a.k.a. Beer …

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Feb 16

When is customer service bad enough for an online slam?

On my Facebook wall this morning, a friend’s post: Amazes me how selfish people can be. They don’t think before they speak.

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