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Starr Hill Resinate Imperial Red IPA

I want to first thank Starr Hill not just for sending along these samples of Resinate Imperial Red IPA, but for crafting […]

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Starr Hill Festie

Oktoberfest doesn’t actually kick in for another month (+/- a day or two), but that’s not reason we can’t enjoy a bottle […]

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Kindred Spirits Paid in Full

I’m a big fan of Kindred Spirits’ Headspace, an IPA that is well rounded and packs a ton of hop flavor into […]

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Kindred Spirits Headspace

I don’t recall fully when Richmond’s Kindred Spirits Brewing started showing up on shelves in the Northern Virginia, but I do remember […]

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Flying Dog Lemondrop Imperial IPA

The latest release in Flying Dog’s Single Hop Series showcases the Lemondrop hop variety — one that I don’t think I’ve encountered […]

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Flying Dog Sunflower Pilsner

The latest Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities is a 5.2% ABV (35 IBU) pilsner brewed with sunflower petals. Proposed by sales team members […]

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Trinity Brewing Chilly Water

I picked up this wax-sealed bottle of Trinity’s Chilly Waters much earlier this year and held on to it for a month […]

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Trillium Galaxy Cutting Tiles

This can of Trillium’s Galaxy Cutting Tiles was brought down from the Northeast by a coworker of mine. The double IPA is […]

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Bell’s Mars Double IPA

Mars may be the Roman god of war, but this big double IPA doesn’t really wage battle on your tastebuds. This 10.1% […]

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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 […]