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Evil Genius Pure Genius Chocolate Stout

This bottle of Evil Genius’ Pure Genius Chocolate Stout tagged along with the unearthed bottle of Lake Placid Nippletop that a co-worker […]

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Founders Brewing Frootwood

Founders Brewing Frootwood is a barrel-aged cherry ale. That sounds simple enough, but this 8% ABV brew is anything but. The brewery […]

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Lake Placid Nippletop

A co-worker of mine recently dug this bottle of Lake Placid Nippletop out of the back of his fridge. He received it […]

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Schlafly Black IPA

Much like your standard Hefeweizen, the Black IPA is a style that I haven’t really fallen in love with, though I keep […]

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3 Stars Brewing #ultrafresh

I’ve been drinking micro/craft beer for quite some time now and have seen many trends come and go. I honestly don’t mind […]

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Deschutes Collage #2

Collage #2, a collaborative effort from Deschutes Brewing and Hair of the Dog, is a unique beer. This big (14.3% ABV) strong […]

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Anchor Brewing 2016 Christmas Ale

Every Winter, I look forward to two annual releases. Sierra Nevada’s fresh hop Celebration is always a nice break from porters and […]

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Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities Salt & Pepper Tripel

I’ve had a few Belgian-style ales (mostly saisons) that have been brewed with a variety of peppercorn. In the case of Flying […]

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Flying Dog Single Hop Denali Imperial IPA

One of my favorite series from Maryland’s Flying Dog is their Single Hop Imperial IPA run of beers. It has produced some […]

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Long Trail Ales Space Juice

I’ve had a few IPAs from Vermont’s Long Trail over the years, but none of them have combined the array of flavors […]

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Ommegang Lovely, Dark and Deep

Back in November of last year, I reviewed a double IPA from Brewery Ommegang. In that post I mentioned a shift — […]

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Allagash Fluxus 2016

Every year, in commemoration of their first beer let loose in the wild, Maine’s Allagash Brewing releases Fluxus. Much like its Latin […]