Tag: Drinks and Brews

The Pint of No Return by Ellie Alexander

December 14, 2018 | Filed Under: Book Review
The Pint of No Return by Ellie Alexander

The Pint of No Return is the second book in the Sloan Krause cozy mystery series. What I like about this series is that is revolves around brewing beer which is really original in my opinion. I can’t think of any other cozies that have this as the main attraction (besides the murder of course). Even more, the characters are pretty cool- very relaxed and laid back- and have a lot of “smarts” which seems to be missing from many cozies these days. So overall, it’s a great book. If you aren’t a beer drinker, no worries! You can learn a lot about the product and what it takes to actually brew it through this book. The author clearly did a lot of research in […]

Death on Tap by Ellie Alexander

August 26, 2018 | Filed Under: Book Review
Death on Tap by Ellie Alexander

Death on Tap is the first (right?) book in a brand new cozy mystery series. And you know what? I am really excited about this one because aside from the mystery aspects, these books revolve around beer brewing which is really cool. I can’t think of any other cozies that are like this, so it is definitely unique and stands apart from others in the genre. In addition to this, the author is obviously a beer connoisseur because she knows a TON about beer brewing. I feel like I learned a lot about the business side of things and how brewing actually works through this book. Kudos to the author for this because it really adds a unique quality to the story and will certainly […]