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Cascade Sang du ChĂȘne

I’m a big fan of Cascade Brewing’s sour beer program. Every bottle that I’ve encountered has been outstanding, often surpassing lofty expectations […]

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Honor Night Vision Porter

Night Vision is the first brew from Chantilly, Virginia’s Honor Beer that I’ve had thus far. And while the 5.5% ABV porter […]

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Firestone Walker Velvet Merkin

Originally brewed as a component of Firestone Walker’s first anniversary release, Velvet Merkin has garnered its own cult following through the years […]

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UFO Apricadabra

I’m not the biggest fan of the hefeweizen style, but I do have favorites within the genre and can appreciate the refreshing […]

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Trinity Brewing One Ear

I’ve been enjoying the Trinity Brewing beers that have been showing on northern Virginia shelves over the past several months. Each has […]

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3 Stars Southern Belle

I’m a sucker for a good brown ale, especially as the weather has gotten (and stayed) quite cold as of late. Southern […]

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Sweetwater Sinner’s Son

Two years ago, Sweetwater Brewing released their first bottles Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout. That beer was big and robust with an […]

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The Bruery 10 Lords-A-Leaping

I’ve been a big fan of The Bruery’s Twelve Beers of Christmas series ever since crossing paths with Five Golden Rings so […]

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Troegs Impending Descent

It appears as though Troegs Brewing has been on a run of releasing a few barrel-aged brews. A few months ago, I […]

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Perennial Abraxas

I’m a big fan of Pernnenial Ales’ Sump Coffee Imperial Stout and chilis, so it was a no-brainer that I picked up […]

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Adroit Theory EBK [until they kill me edition]

I’ve had an up and down relationship with Adroit Theory. In the four years since I first encountered their B/A/Y/S, the company […]

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Stone Brewdog Super Bashah

I remember when Brewdog and Stone Brewing first released Bashah back in 2009. I don’t recall having tried (though, I believe I […]