How To Drink Like A Viking Without Alienating All The Pretty Ladies

Opinion | Christopher Bedford
A viking reenactor dances at a ship-burning festival. Reuters.

(They’ll want to join in, too)

The best damn beer we've ever had

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
Samuel Adams Utopia 2013.

Staking that claim

Five Christmas gifts that will impress the hell out of the boozehound in your life - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
Santa Clause having a beer. Getty Images.

Presents that really show you care (about what’s important)

Rough Draught: Beer to beat the Death Star heat wave - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
Samuel Adams' Grumpy Monk Belgian IPA, Third Voyage Double IPA, Whitewater IPA, Latitude 48 IPA, Dark Depth Baltic IPA and Tasman Red Red IPA.

‘When life gives you lemons, put up an emotional wall. Or just crack a cold one and pump up the AC’

Rough Draught: Don't drink when it's hot out -- chug - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford

TheDC reviews Breckenridge Bright Ale and Abita Purple Haze

Rough Draught: On Independence Day, come hell or high water, Americans know what to do - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
21st Amendment's Hell or High Watermelon beer
TheDC prepares for a hot weekend of grilling meat, cooking seafood and drinking beer

Rough Draught: You can't drink all day unless you start in the morning - TheDC

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Christopher Bedford

TheDC reviews Angry Orchard Hard Cider’s Crisp Apple and Apple Ginger

Rough Draught: 9,000-year-old beer to toast the immortality of Western Civilization - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford

And we also make fun of global warming and the polar teddies

Rough Draught: The wonderful, beer-filled world of Greek cowboys and traveling Gypsies - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
Photo by Grae Staford.

TheDC hits the road in search of the best beer in Massachusetts

Rough Draught: TheDC kicks spring to the curb and runs off with summer - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
Photo by TheDC's Grae Stafford

A sugar- and alcohol-fueled bicycle trip through what the next season has to offer

Rough Draught: The true taste of patriotism. In a can - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford
PBR, Budweiser and Coors Light. Photo by Grae Stafford.

For Memorial Day, the most intellectually stimulating beer review in U.S. history: Coors Light, Budweiser and PBR

Rough Draught: Everybody in Boston is a good sport ... about winning wars - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford

TheDC’s Hop-ology Pt II: The finishing

Hopocalypse: Beer for when God smites DC - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford

When the Rapture comes, you’ll find us drunk in a boat with a couple of ticked off monks

The solution for heat, work and weekends is Spanish beer and farmhouse ale - TheDC

US | Christopher Bedford

Nothing tells your boss that you’re here to seize the day like shorts and a run to the package store

Rough Draught: The great wall of Baltimore - TheDC

Entertainment | Christopher Bedford

Gourmet Chinese food with rockabilly music, and Baltimore beers back from the dead

German caps and space chimps vs. the liberal media - TheDC

US | Christopher Bedford

Rough Draught brings you a German brew best enjoyed with radioactive boar and an American ale that tells the tale of a space chimp

TheDC mixes Chinese takeout and beer in its mouth - TheDC

US | Christopher Bedford

Some call it gross, we call it pairing

TheDC has a plan for your Easter, starting with ice cream and ending with beer - TheDC

US | Christopher Bedford

Rough Draught: Meet the Angry Orchard Traditional Dry Hard Cider and the Sierra Nevada Ruthless Rye IPA

Rough Draught: Hops, hops, hops and fajitas - TheDC

US | Christopher Bedford

Two intriguing IPAs catch out attention this week, just in time for the weekend

Rough Draught: An in-depth investigation into the complexities of beer - TheDC

Entertainment | Betsi Fores

Pirate capture, ‘moa’ drinking and a peak into the men’s room