A few quick beer tastings to tell you about.

The Wine and Cheese Place in Clayton has moved their weekend tastings to Friday which is a great way to start your weekends. Today, from 4PM to 6:30PM will be having a tasting featuring Schlafly Christmas 2007, Schlafly Christmas 2008, Anderson Valley Barney Stout, Anderson Valley Boont ESB, Anderson Valley Boont Amber, Anderson Valley Hopp Ottin IPA, and Anderson Valley Winter Solstice. More information can be found at their blog.

Mike at the Wine and Cheese Place in Rock Hill will also be holding a tasting today from 4PM to 6:30. He’ll be sampling these beers: Mikkeller Santa’s Little Helper, Anderson Valley Barney Stout, Anderson Valley Boont ESB, Anderson Valley Boont Amber, Anderson Valley Hopp Ottin IPA, and Anderson Valley Winter Solstice. Once again, more information can be found at their blog.

Tasting is a great way to try before you buy.

If you’re a retail shop and want me to list your tasting, make sure to email me at mike@stlhops.com.