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2019 Archive

Nov 13, 2019

North Coast Brewing Company Releases Winter Seasonal Barrel-Aged and Cellar Reserve Selections

FORT BRAGG, Calif., November 13, 2019 – Just in time for the 2019 holiday season, Northern California-based North Coast Brewing Company announces […]

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Nov 13, 2019

Brothers Brewing Cardinal Direction

I picked up this bottle of Brothers Brewing Cardinal Direction, a 9.4% ABV Belgian-style quadrupel, a year ago this week – I […]

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Nov 7, 2019

Guinness Announces Release of Stock Ale Aged in Bulleit Bourbon Barrels

BALTIMORE, Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ever since its gates officially opened in 2018, the Guinness Open Gate Brewery in Baltimore has […]

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Nov 4, 2019

Surly Dark Phase

The annoying seasonal time change occurred over this past weekend. The weather is much colder than it was just a week ago. […]

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Nov 1, 2019

The Bruery So Happens It’s Tuesday with Coffee

Back in 2016, I happened across a bottle of The Bruery’s So Happens It’s Tuesday. It was a damn fine imperial stout […]

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Oct 23, 2019

Adroit Theory Elegy (Irony Edition)

My personal preferences for an imperial IPA are pretty much on the opposite end of the spectrum compared to the label and […]

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Oct 22, 2019

Collective Arts Origin of Darkness

We’ve encountered Magic Hat’s Heart of Darkness, The Bruery’s Tart of Darkness, Surly’s legendary Darkness (a couple of times) and now apparrently, […]

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Oct 21, 2019

Almanac Tropical Galaxy

When I picked up this bottle of Almanac Tropical Galaxy long ago, I remember going into it that I was super excited […]

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Oct 17, 2019

Monday Night Lundi IPA

First released in August of this year, Lundi IPA is the newest addition to the Monday Night Brewing year-round offerings. The lightly […]

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Oct 9, 2019

Amager/Crooked Stave Chad King of the Wild Yeasts

I’m not sure how I came about this beer from Amager Bryghus (Denmark) and Crooked Stave (Denver, CO) as the notes are […]

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Oct 7, 2019

Guinness Over the Moon Milk Stout

I believe that these samples cans of Guinness’ Over the Moon Milk Stout are the first from their new Maryland brewery that […]

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Oct 7, 2019

2019 Great American Beer Festival: Local Winners

The 2019 installment of the Great American Beer Festival went down this past weekend in Denver, Colorado. Each year, provides numerous breweries […]