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Maine / Stone DaySlayer

It’s been a while since I’ve crossed paths with an India Pale Lager (IPL). To tell you the truth I though that […]

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3 Stars Brewing Courting the Squall

I’ve had a rocky relationship with D.C.-based 3 Stars Brewing. I just haven’t gotten along with their beers all that well. That […]

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Commonwealth Brewing Wapatoolie

Much like Commonwealth’s Papi Chulo and Big Papi, the artwork on this four-pack of Wapatoolie draws you in instantly. Also like those […]

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Smartmouth Brewing Alter Ego

Alter Ego is my first encounter with Smartmouth Brewing out of Norfolk, Virginia. The brewery has been around for about seven years […]

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Trinity Brewing TPS Report

I originally picked up this bottle of Trinity’s TPS Report (along with a couple other of their beers) pretty much for its […]

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Coronado 21st Anniversary Imperial IPA

Coronado’s description of their 21 years in business includes the line, “a lot has changed since those early days.” That would be […]

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Almanac Dogpatch Sour

I’ve been pretty darn impressed with the batch of Almanac Beers that I have purchased thus far in 2017. Just about everything […]

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Founders DKML

I can’t tell you the last time I unscrewed the cap off a 40 oz of Mickey’s or St. Ides — I’m […]

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Captain Lawrence American Funk

My first introduction to Captain Lawrence was a tasty sour ale that packed a good amount of flavor in its golden depths. […]

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Starr Hill The Love

This can of Starr Hill’s The Love isn’t my first encounter with the wheat ale, but it does offer me the opportunity […]

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Starr Hill Warehouse Pils

Starr Hill recently released their Summer Jam Can Variety 16 Pack earlier this Summer. Comprised of The Love, The Hook, Grateful Pale […]

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Union Craft Brewing Yonder Cities

One glance at the artwork wrapped around the can holding Yonder Cities, a collaboration between Union Craft Brewing and DC Brau, and […]