Even though summer is drawing to a close it has still been pretty hot here. Rule of thumb for beer drinking in the summer is to avoid porters and stouts.
Figure Eight is a small craft brewery and pub situated in the city of Valparaiso (Vale Of Paradise) Indiana about 60 miles south and east of Chicago.
"What are you drinking? Coal?" my Father asks me after I've ordered a Newcastle Brown Ale to have with the lunch he took me out to.