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2009 Archive

Aug 24, 2009

Pliny, Homebrew, Stouts and More

While visiting my wife’s family this past weekend for birthday celebrations for our daughter, I had the opportunity to sample a beer […]

Aug 20, 2009

The Session #31 Announced

I’m a bit behind on linking to the announcement for the 31st Session, but better late than never, I suppose. Check it […]

Aug 17, 2009

Williamsburg Alewerks Bourbon Barrel Porter

Yeah, I know it’s still August and was 92° over the weekend, but I just couldn’t pass up trying this one. I’ve […]

Aug 13, 2009


Obviously, The Barley Blog is mostly about beer (news, reviews, what no), but every now and again I’ve been throwing some bourbon […]

Aug 13, 2009

Dogfish Head and Sierra Nevada Brewing Collaboration

Looks like an epic beer is being released in a joint effort from Dogfish Head and Sierra Nevada Brewing this Fall. The […]

Aug 11, 2009

Southern Tier Iniquity

I’ve had this bottle of Iniquity sitting on the basement floor for a couple of weeks now. I was trying to hold […]

Aug 3, 2009

Flying Dog 2nd Annual Gonzofest Announced

Frederick, MD – August 3rd, 2009—Flying Dog Brewery is pleased to announce its 2nd annual GonzoFest taking place on September 12th at […]

Jul 30, 2009

Shipyard Announces Smashed Pumpkin

New Beer in Pugsley’s Signature Series: Smashed Pumpkin PORTLAND, MAINE – (July 30, 2009) – Shipyard Brewing Company announces the release of […]

Jul 28, 2009

Abita Andygator

I’ve only had a few of Abita’s brews in the past — Turbodog and Pecan Ale — and was never really all […]

Jul 24, 2009

Twitter Search Widget

Just a quick note to say that I’ve added the new Twitter Search Widget in the site’s sidebar. Right now, it’s pulling […]

Jul 22, 2009

June Cellar Update

You’ve just gotta love getting a little birthday money to play with. While I didn’t blow it all on beer, I did […]

Jul 21, 2009

New Barley Blog Logo

Over this past weekend, I decided to finally get down to reworking The Barley Blog’s logo a bit — a task I’ve […]