Last modified on 22 May 2014, at 22:30

Beervana

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Blend of beer and nirvana

Proper nounEdit

Beervana

  1. (informal) Any place where good beer is available in abundance.
    • 1983, Martin Fischhoff, Detroit guide
      This beervana is enjoyed by a surprisingly young and collegiate crowd, which explains the row of video games now in place.
    • 2004, Duane Swierczynski, The big book o' beer
      Attendees usually think they've died and gone to Beervana...
    • 2008, Sandra Bao, Washington, Oregon and the Pacific Northwest
      Call it what you want – PDX, P-Town, Puddletown, Stumptown, City of Roses, Bridge City, River City or Beervana – Portland kicks booty.
    • 2010, Brett Atkinson, Lonely Planet Prague Encounter
      If you're getting a taste for the local pivo, head to the Pivovarský klub, absolute Beervana for hop heads.