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Guinness Irish Wheat

The Guinness brand “Brewers Project” line of beers has been putting out some pretty interesting brews the past couple of years. Their […]

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The Bruery Nine Ladies Dancing

Each Winter, The Bruery releases a limited, Belgian-style brew as part of their Twelve Days of Christmas series. There have been some […]

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Coronado and Cigar City Conquista IPA

Both California’s Coronado Brewinng and Florida’s Cigar City are no strangers to the IPA. Each has crafted some truly flavorful and well […]

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Flying Dog 2017 St. EADman Abbey Ale

Back in 2013 Flying Dog released a big, boozy beer from their “Brewhouse Rarities.” St. EADman was brewed as a tribute to […]

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Cascade Brewing Elderberry

Elderberry isn’t your typical brewing ingredient. In fact, in the over ten years I’ve been reviewing for this site, I have only […]

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Stone Brewing Stygian Descent

Stygian Descent was first created back in 2013 when Stone Brewing took their Sublimely Self-Righteous Black IPA and aged it in rye […]

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Deschutes 2015 Jubel

Deschutes originally released Jubel — an imperial, barrel-aged version of their annual winter release, Jubelale — as a once in a decade […]

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Clown Shoes Hammer of the Beast

I’m a big fan of stouts and barleywines. Hell, I’ll even go for a nice blend of the two. Rum, however, isn’t […]

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2008 Dogfish Head World Wide Stout

I started The Barley Blog in December of 2006 and a short time after started cellaring beer as was the popular thing […]

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Heritage Brewing Edison’s Lost Invention

The past couple of years, I’ve been fortunate enough to hang out with Sean and the Heritage Brewing crew amongst their ever-growing […]

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Oud Beersel Bersalis Tripel

The only other Oud Beersel brand beer — brewed by Belgium’s Brouwerij Oud Beersel — that I’ve encountered was a tasty framboise […]

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Firestone Walker Agrestic

Firestone Walker has been killing it lately with these small batch releases of barrel-aged beers that have been hitting shelves lately. Agrestic […]