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Stone Brewing Double Bastard in the Rye

This is the second of two barrel-aged Stone Double Bastards purchased back in January. The first was the company’s Southern Charred, a […]

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Stone Old Guardian Dry-hopped with Pekko Hops

Stone Brewing’s Old Guardian barleywine ale isn’t a beer that I typically drink fresh. It’s a brew that I find needs a […]

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Stone Brewing Southern Charred

Stone Brewing’s Double Bastard is a wonderfully hoppy American Strong Ale that I am a fan of cellaring — it really becomes […]

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Hops & Grain Porter Culture

I’m a big Baltic porter fan. It’s a style that I have enjoyed for many, many years with Sinebrychoff Porter held as […]

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Brothers Brewing Resolute Russian Imperial Stout

I’ve had a few products from Harrisonburg, Virginia’s Brothers Brewing over the past couple of years and my experience with them has […]

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Hops & Grain A Pale Mosaic

Like many new releases the past year or so, Hops & Grain A Pale Mosaic takes advantage of the new hop trend, […]

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Great Lakes Brewing Christmas Ale

This is the time of year (well, late December when these notes were taken) that I really enjoy a good Winter warmer […]

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Flying Dog Tropical Bitch

For their 20th anniversary, Maryland’s Flying Dog released a Belgian-style IPA with one hell of a name. Raging Bitch met resistance in […]

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Ithica Beer Company Embrr

I’m not entirely sure when or where I picked up this bottle of Ithica Beer Embrr, but I do know based on […]

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Sweetwater Brewing Hash Session IPA

I’ll be the first to admit that I made a mistake with one of the Hash Session IPA samples that Sweetwater Brewing […]

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Devils Backbone Stringduster

Last week, I took a look at Devils Backbone Beta Max from one of the company’s seasonal variety packs. Next up is […]

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Victory Brewing Anniversary 20 Experimental IPA

Victory Brewing’s latest annual celebratory beer isn’t necessarily all that experimental in terms of flavors or production. Anniversary 20 Experimental IPA just […]