Reimagining the Boilermaker as a Craft Beer Cocktail

Don’t Try too Hard to Over-Bourbon

Carter Price from Evolution Craft Brewing samples that brewery’s Menagerie 10 with a mid-range bourbon before selecting that brewery’s Luck 7 porter as the perfect pairing.

There’s no Shame in Mixing and Sipping

Don’t be Afraid of the Spice

3rd Wave Brewing’s John Panasiewicz recommends an easy-drinking porter with a spicy rye.

Find a Pliable Beer

Augie Carton brewed the BDG expressly with the idea that it would stand up on its own but pair will with most things too.



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Tony Russo

Tony Russo


Pencil-sharpening enthusiast, journalist, author of “Dragged Into the Light”