Beer Maverick

Stone Xoceveza Imperial Mocha Stout Clone

The first time I had Stone’s Xoceveza, I was blown away. I was in San Diego last year on a business trip and decided to try something different. The smooth, complex flavors were perfectly...

Recipes

We take beer very seriously. At Beer Maverick, we’ve developed tried-and-true recipes and have helped uncover what some of the most popular breweries around are putting in their beer to make it taste so damn good.

What is Hop Water?

A few years ago, a trend called ‘Hop Water’ started. It was a new drink made with water and hops, and is billed as “an IPA-inspired refreshment that’s zero-alcohol, zero-carbohydrate, and zero...

SmoothHop Black IPA Recipe

This has become one of my staple brews. I originally chose this as one my first batches because my two favorite beer styles are IPAs and stouts, but also because I didn’t want to disappoint myself at first. Black...

Sourdough Bread Recipe with Spent Beer Grains

When I quit my job a year ago to work for myself full-time, I also picked up a hobby of making sourdough bread. I have since cobbled together a few different recipes from across the web that have worked for me but also...