Receiving the Evcharist: Olhava and Key Lime Pie

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

While the hot weather might be sticking around for a little while longer, late August always feels like the end of summer, the shifting of the season.  While I welcome fall with open arms and long for an end to sweating from just stepping out the front door, it does feel fitting to pay tribute to the terminal stages of summertime, with Olhava’s Reborn and Short’s Brewing Company’s Key Lime Pie.

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Receiving the Evcharist:  Fall and Resist and Miskatonic Brewing Company’s POG Long Tongue Liar

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

Hello friends!  Summer is slowly coming to a close and while I am beyond excited for spooky season and fall, I am savoring summer’s final moments.  Let us drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offerings:  Fall and Resist‘s Darkness of Now (EP) and Miskatonic Brewing Company’s POG Long Tongue Liar.

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Receiving the Evcharist: Abythic and Saugatuck Brewing Company’s Beam Me Up, Stouty

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

Hello friends!  Friday is once again upon us so let us celebrate and drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offerings:  Abythic‘s Eden of the Doomed and Saugatuck Brewing Company’s Beam Me Up, Stouty.

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Receiving the Evcharist: Primitive Man and Come Heavy or Not at All

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

Rarely do we actually find a drink that perfectly pairs with the tunes at hand, but this time I think we’ve managed the perfect pairing, if you can survive to the end of it.  Receiving the Evcharist is our weekly feature where we pair choice albums with our favorite libations.  Drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offering: Primitive Man’s Insurmountable and Hubbard’s Cave’s Come Heavy or Not at All.

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Receiving the Evcharist — Static Abyss and Schilling Beer Co.

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

Alright, I’m going to preface this column a little differently today. I tend to embrace the drafting process for these, as they serve as a highlight in the transition from work week to weekend, but this week has found me feeling like absolute crap from start to finish, so my enthusiasm isn’t… quite there. I just can’t wait to be fully functional again. But hey, is that going to stop me from drinking a beer or two on a Thursday night? Hell no. I mean, sure, my tastebuds might not be exactly right, and my hearing is definitely thrown off by multiple days of stupidly intense congestion, but who cares! Both of the items I’m consuming this evening need to be shared. What I’ve been enjoying is brutally dark, heavy, and complex… and so is the metal!

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