Basin and Range Cellars

Some of you who follow our coverage may have noticed from social media posts that a few of us recently visited Basin and Range Cellars, a local winery producing estate wine. “Estate” is a term used by vintners (winemakers) and brewers (beer makers) to denote that the ingredients they use are grown entirely on site….

Canfest – Reno Dads Night Out

“We have one goal: to give canned beer the spotlight it deserves.” Dads are people, too. And we sometimes need to go out and not be Dad for a few hours to recharge our father batteries. This will ultimately make us better, more patient fathers… in theory. So that’s what four of us Reno Dads did…

Beards, Beers & BBQ

We had a blast sitting down with the father/son combo, Rob and Mason, creators of Beards, Beers & BBQ, a local show about… you guessed it – beards, beers & BBQ. Each episode, they invite a local guest, and this episode was all ours. But, we flipped the script and interviewed Rob and Mason about…

Brew Date – A Play Date for Dads

“I think this would be a good time for a beer.” – Franklin Roosevelt upon signing the legislation making April 7th National Beer Day in 1933. I don’t know about the rest of you dads, but it seems the term “play date,” seems to be an exclusive club to which we’re not often invited. So…

Drinking Like Pro

There exists a great show about wine on Netflix called Somm about the world of sommeliers and the Court of Master Sommelier. We have all been around friends who take a swig of wine or whiskey and make untrained and preposterous claims about the fruits and earthiness of the alcohol. While eating out, we get to…