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Apr 13, 2015

Book Review: “The United States of Craft Beer” by Jess Lebow

A book like The United States of Craft Beer by Jess Lebow takes on quite a daunting challenge. How do you tackle […]

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Apr 10, 2015

Flying Dog Single Hop Warrior Imperial IPA

The Warrior hop variety is typically only employed in brewing for its bittering capabilities. Rarely, if ever, has it been the sole […]

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Apr 9, 2015

Deschutes Brewery Not the Stoic

I should have waited. Hell the bottle even told me that I was opening it two months too early. I just couldn’t […]

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Apr 7, 2015

Flying Dog Brewhouse Rarities Earl Grey Black Wheat

There are two things you should probably know about me before I dive into this review for Flying Dog’s Earl Grey Black […]

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Apr 6, 2015

Lost Rhino Brewing Megafauna

Ah, yes, the india pale lager, or IPL for you acronym loving peoples — the bastard offspring of hoppy IPAs and tasty, […]

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Apr 3, 2015

Sweetwater Brewing Take Two Pils

I believe that Take Two Pils is Sweetwater Brewing’s first foray into the land of lagers. At least, the first effort that […]

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Apr 2, 2015

Champion Brewing Stickin’ in My IPA

Gimmick, band sponsored or band endorsed beers like this Stickin’ In My IPA from Champion Brewing typically don’t make it into my […]

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Apr 1, 2015

Mother Earth Brewing Silent Night

I’ve crossed paths with a few Mother Earth brews in my travels to their home state of North Carolina. Finding this bottle […]

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Mar 31, 2015

Adroit Theory Tenebris

While I’ve only had a few of their beers, I’ve been a big fan of Adroit Theory’s label artwork and naming convention. […]

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Mar 30, 2015

Sweetwater Brewing IPA

I’ve been lucky enough in the past few years to sample some truly tasty IPAs from Atlanta’s Sweetwater Brewing. This, however, is […]

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Mar 27, 2015

Starr Hill Roostarr Coffee Cream Stout

When I have a cup of coffee, I like it as black as the darkened heart of the great beast—I don’t want […]

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Mar 26, 2015

Alewerks Jubilee VIII

Williamsburg, VA’s Alewerks Brewing has been producing some truly outstanding beers the past couple of years. Their Bitter Valentine and Grand Illumination […]

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