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May 7, 2019

North Coast Laguna Baja

Every town has a pretty decent Mexican restaurant, or at least, folks have one that they may prefer over another. I’m no […]

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Aug 27, 2018

Surly Kitsch

A few years ago there was this thing called the IPL (India Pale Lager) that was all the rage. The kids loved […]

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Aug 17, 2018

Surly Frisson

Surly’s small batch program has been creating some interesting and limited releases as of late — or at least the samples they […]

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Jul 27, 2018

Center of the Universe Chin Music

While I love IPAs and big, roasty stouts, it’s not secret that I really dig a snappy, crisp lager. A good one […]

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Jul 12, 2018

Surly Rosé Lager

I’m a big fan of a quality lager. Hell, despite their recent purchase, I’ll still grab a bottle of Devils Backbone Vienna […]

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May 10, 2018

Schlafly Tangerine Lager

I don’t typically associate lagers and fruit flavors, but Schlafly has decided to embrace that relationship with their Tangerine Lager, a 5.5% […]

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Mar 29, 2018

Heritage Brewing Civil Works

Along with Force Multiplier that we reviewed yesterday, Heritage Brewing has also introduced Civil Works as one of their new flagship, year-round […]

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Feb 14, 2018

Alewerks Weekend Lager

For as much of a fan as I am of big, dank IPAs or rich and robust stouts, I’m also love a […]

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Sep 22, 2017

Victory Brewing Home Grown New American Lager

I’m a big fan of lagers, as well as hoppy IPAs that employ whole-cone (or whole-flower, if you will) hops in their […]

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Sep 12, 2017

Surly Brewing SurlyFest

Surly Brewing has been bucking the traditional Oktoberfest release for ten years now. The brewery’s SurlyFest may still present a decent malt […]

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Apr 26, 2017

Schlafly Announces New Frugi-Four Sample Pack

(ST. LOUIS; April 25, 2017)—As spring and summer produce begins to return, Schlafly Beer announces its latest sampler pack: the Frugi-Four, four […]

Feb 15, 2017

Upslope Craft Lager

When offered the opportunity to sample a beer or two from a brewery that doesn’t distribute to Virginia, I take it. It […]

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