The Conner family has continued a time honored tradition that dates back to the Civil War. From the landmark Conner Bottling Works, in Newfields, New Hampshire, the Conner Family has for the past five generations been producing and bottling “Squamscot Old Fashioned Beverages”. Known more commonly today as a tonic or soda, the many flavors … More Squamscot
Black Bai Rioja Root Beer By Ilene Dube GOT RELIGION? Bai beverage founder Ben Weiss treats his brand like one. A shrine to Bai brand illuminates a niche just outside Weiss’s office. Encased in glass is the Book of Bai, “containing company secrets,” he says, “and a cryptic code for the civet cat.” Every year, … More Rioja Root Beer a Tea
This blog entry is about III Dachshunds Root Beer, but its also about The Root Beer Store. They closed down the stores in Washington and moved to Idaho. Its so sad that root beer failed in stores dedicated to only root beer. Root Beer is still around and going strong. I understand there are at … More III Dachshunds Root Beer and The Root Beer Store.
Park City, Utah, is a resort town where Greg Schirf arrived from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Apparently, Greg had to go to the Utah State Legislature to have a law passed so he could run a brewery in the state of Utah. Naming the brewery after himself didnt work, so he named it after the nearby mountains, … More Brigham’s Brew Rare
It has a full and rich body with dark rooty flavor accented by a little bit of vanilla. It isn’t a creamy vanilla. The Bite is sort of a baking soda-ish, sour burn which I don’t enjoy at all. The Head is tall and sudsy with decent staying power. The Aftertaste is sassafras and vanilla. … More Peace Tree Root Beer for Christmas 2017
Fitz’s Root Beer is a great root beer. It arrived to my home from Washington with my monthly order from the Root Beer Store. http://www.therootbeerstore.com Fitz’s root beer orginates from Fitz’s American Grill & Bottling Works in 1947. There was a local drive-in restaurant serving draft root beer, and fast food. It closed down in … More Premium Fitz’s Root Beer
Donna and I had a nice talk while I was in Vicksburg for my last day in Mississippi. This is one of the most famous museums in the United States. Its where the first Cola was bottled. Now Cola has a contract with Barq’s Root Beer, so I had a root beer float at … More Root Beer Float at the Cola Museum