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Allagash Pastiche

I’m going to be honest here, I had to look up what “pastiche” meant. And, now I’m curious who or what Allagash […]

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Tre Fontane Tripel

I don’t believe that I’ve encountered a Belgian-style tripel from Italy prior to this bottle from Tre Fontane. I’m pretty sure this […]

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Right Proper Raised By Wolves

No matter how many new breweries arise each day, I’m always excited to run across my first brew from any one of […]

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Kindred Spirit Spacehead

I’ve enjoyed Kindred Spirit Headspace on several occasions since first encountering the beer last year. And while that brew leaned lightly to […]

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Old Bust Head Barrel-Aged Chili Chocolate Gold Cup

I don’t say this often, but I prefer Old Bust Head’s standard chipotle and chocolate variant of their Russian imperial stout instead […]

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Old Bust Head Barrel Aged Coconut Coffee Gold Cup

I should have known something was wrong with this variant of Old Bust Head’s Russian imperial stout. Once the head receded to […]

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Surly 60 Below Rye IPA

I’m a big fan of brewer’s utlizing rye within their IPAs. Bear Republic’s Hop Rod Rye is one of my favorite beers […]

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Two Roads Two Juicy

I spied this can of Two Juicy on shelves during a recent run at my local shop. Having never encountered Two Roads […]

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Surly Hop Shifter IPA

Hop Shifter has been in the works at Surly Brewing for quite some time now. The company started the series in an […]

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Old Bust Head Barrel Aged Gold Cup

Old Bust Head’s Gold Cup is a solid Russian imperial stout, providing a softly robust character with good flavor. The brewery’s chocolate […]

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Susquehanna Brewing Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am

I had never heard of Susquehanna Brewing prior to crossing paths with this bottle of Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am. And that’s […]

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Terrapin Raspberry Truffle Wake -n-Bake

Terrapin’s Wake-n-Bake series has always been a popular post-dinner treat in Barley Blog headquarters. The rich imperial stout utilizes coffee and oatmeal […]