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Apr 16, 2013

Stone Brewing Announces 2013 Imperial Russian Stout and Espresso Imperial Russian Stout

Press Release ESCONDIDO, CA (April 15, 2013) – Today, San Diego-based Stone Brewing Co. is releasing two versions of the company’s coveted […]

Mar 8, 2013

Left Hand Brewing Wake Up Dead

Before we get into the actual contents of this bottle from Left Hand Brewing, let’s take a moment to check out the […]

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Feb 20, 2013

Widmer Brothers Raspberry Russian Imperial Stout

A couple of weeks ago, I received a nice care package from Widmer Brothers. If you’ve been following the blog the past […]

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Feb 19, 2013

Widmer Brothers Chocolate Russian Imperial Stout

This is the second of three Russian Imperial Stouts that I received in a package from the kind folks at Widmer Brothers. […]

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Feb 15, 2013

Widmer Brothers KGB Russian Imperial Stout

The minute the box from Widmer Brothers arrived last week, I knew which series of beers I was looking forward to the […]

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Jan 15, 2013

Widmer Brothers Announces Five New Beers for 2013

Press Release PORTLAND, Ore. – Jan. 15, 2013 –Widmer Brothers Brewing is celebrating the start of a new year with five new […]

Jan 8, 2013

Leinenkugel’s Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout Two Year Tasting

A couple of years ago, I received a great package from the Leinenkugel’s brand in the form of a four pack of […]

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Jan 2, 2013

Emilisse Imperial Russian Stout

I think I picked this bottle of Emilisse Imperial Russian Stout on a random visit to one of my favorite local beer […]

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Dec 21, 2012

Mission Brewery Dark Seas

I believe that this bottle of Dark Seas is my first from California’s Mission Brewery and what better way start a relationship […]

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Feb 21, 2012

Brewdog Old World Russian Imperial Stout

I’ve had a variety of stouts from Scotland’s Brewdog. From their fairly standard Rip Tide Stout to their monstrously potent and tasty […]

Dec 28, 2011

DuClaw Oak Aged Black Jack Stout

I picked up this bottle of DuClaw Brewing’s Oak Aged Black Jack Stout a few weeks ago solely on the fact that […]

Dec 6, 2011

Leinenkugel’s Big Eddy One Year Tasting

Just about this time last year I received several samples from Leinenkugel’s Big Eddy Russian Imperial Stout. I decided to take advantage […]