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Dogfish Head Biere de Provence

Dogfish Head has released some interesting Saisons over the past decade or so. Whether it be a collaborative effort Saison de Buff […]

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2016 Three Notch’d 10* Farmers Pale Ale

In 2014, Three Notch’d Brewing collected freshly picked hops from ten area hop farms, producing 10 Farmers Pale Ale. In 2015, the […]

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Oskar Blues Hotbox Coffee Porter

Oskar Blues makes one of my favorite big beers in their massively thick Ten Fiddy. That’s a big imperial stout that is […]

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Ommegang Grains of Truth

Ommegang’s Grains of Truth is the brewery’s limited release Fall seasonal that may or may not have replaced their Scythe and Sickle. […]

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Legend Brewing Z Dam Ale

Back in late October of last year, I picked up (and drank) this bottle of Legend Brewing’s Z Dam Ale knowing full […]

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Allagash Little Brett

Normally, when I purchase beer for review on The Barley Blog, I typically just get the single bottle — I’ve learned that […]

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Pen Druid Golden Swan

During the same trip to Pen Druid that I picked up Cyclops, a growler of the brewery’s Golden Swan made its way […]

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Pen Druid Cyclops

Please note, the review has been updated based on additional information from the brewery. Back in late October, the wife and I […]

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BadWolf Strawbae Saison

BadWolf, the Manassas, VA brewery has only been releasing bottles of limited releases for a while now. Strawbae Saison is the first […]

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Wicked Weed Oblivion

I knew, after enjoying their Bombadile, that I was really going to enjoy Wicked Weed’s Oblivion. This 8.7% ABV brew is a […]

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Wicked Weed Bombadile

Wicked Weed just started shipping some of its tasty products to Virginia as of mid-October, at least that’s when I started seeing […]

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Stone Brewing Give Me Stout or Give Me Death

Give Me Stout or Give Me Death is the first special release from Stone Brewing’s Richmond, VA location. It was developed in […]