America’s Greatest Holiday?

August first was both Herman Melville’s birthday and national IPA day.

Best believe I popped open a few bottles of my favorite hop-stuffed ales (pouring out a splash for Ahab) and flipped through the pages of “Billy Budd”.

I was pleased to learn others were celebrating in similar fashion all across the country.

Exhibit A:



What a holiday!


(as a sad side-note, a skunky Simcoe IPA is like unwrapping a Christmas present and finding a pack of underwear)