Author: Books Bites Brews

Oktober means two things in the Philippines:

First semester finals, and Oktoberfest. No need to panic. Help is on the way. To everyone with finals this month, don’t panic! Happy oktober to everyone, and good luck! Related Reading: BrewDog is Finally in the Philippines A Victory offered...

An Apology to Trappist Westmalle Tripel

I made a spontaneous decision to head to Pivo in Ortigas Home Depot before going home one night, craving for a stout, but “settling” for a Westmalle Tripel. Poured most of the 330ml bottle into a large red wine glass...

Your argument is invalid.

I’m not a fan of pretentious people. There are wine snobs; there are beer snobs; there are “foodies,” – the aforementioned pseudo-food critics I ranted about in the previous post. Thus, to quell any misapprehensions that I’m a pretentious craft...

Spinach-Artichoke-Cheese Dip

I almost forgot that this was never meant to be an exclusively beer blog, but then, that’s all I’ve had time for lately. Here’s something I tried preparing for my dad and brother’s joint birthday bash when this year began....