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Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Cuvée des Jacobins Rouge, Brouwerij Bockor (Belgium)

Written By: Dion on 09/18/2014
Pungent tart cherries, earthy damp malt, and traces of oak on the nose. On the tongue is a... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Vanillaphant Porter, Avondale Brewing (AL)

Written By: Dion on 09/17/2014
Semi-sweet chocolate and mild coffee on the nose, with a moderate note of vanilla. On the tongue... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: -Prairie Hop, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 09/16/2014
Wonderfully aromatic with apricot, tart peach, lemon zest, white pepper...and a nice damp... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Edacsac Dekoorc Eert, Dark Horse Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/15/2014
Being on the golf course necessitates drinking from the bottle, robbing me of much of the aroma.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Chico King, Sierra Nevada/Three Floyds Brewing (CA/IN)

Written By: Dion on 09/14/2014
Mildly grassy on the nose with hints of caramel malt. Much the same on the tongue as the malts... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Northern Hawk Owl, Right Brain Brewery (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/13/2014
Earthy, malty on the nose. On the tongue is a slightly sour cherry with an evergreen hop bite.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Watership Brown Ale, Red Hare Brewing Co (GA)

Written By: Dion on 09/12/2014
Not the darkest of brown ales, but it hits where it counts. Earthy, nutty, and chocolate on the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Thumbprint Apple Ale, New Glarus Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/11/2014
Sweet apples and the faintest hint of earthy hops on the nose. On the tongue, sweet apple juice is... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Big Tasty's Back Door, Westbrook Brewing/Stillwater Artisanal Ales (SC/MD)

Written By: Dion on 09/10/2014
Awesome nose is loaded with sage, followed quickly by clove, white pepper, and perfumed lavender.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Rambler IPA, Goose Island Beer Co (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 09/09/2014
Toasted bread crust, caramel malt, and traces of both pine and citrus on the nose. Very much the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Chainbreaker White IPA, Deschutes Brewery (OR)

Written By: Dion on 09/08/2014
Walking the line between Belgian wheat and IPA, this one features a hint of banana, white grape... (see more)

Blog Entry: Blue Stallion to Release Oktoberfest Lager to Kick Off Their Oktoberfest Celebration

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 09/08/2014
BLUE STALLION BREWING TO DISTRIBUTE OKTOBERFEST BEER AFTER START TO... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Tater Ridge, Sierra Nevada/Asheville Brewers Alliance (CA/NC)

Written By: Dion on 09/07/2014
On the nose, toasted bread, roasted nuts and hints of the sweet potatoes with which it was brewed.... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Truck Stop Honey Brown Ale, Back Forty Beer Co (AL)

Written By: Dion on 09/06/2014
Mild earthy hops, toffee, and unsettling hints of diacetyl. On the tongue, the buttery diacetyl... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: King Tiger, Rooster Brewing (Paris, KY)

Written By: Dion on 09/05/2014
An interesting take on the saison, this one uses a hop I love, Nelson, and produces a brew that is... (see more)

Blog Entry: Keeneland, Country Boy Brewing Introduce Keeneland Sale Ale

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 09/04/2014
*Taken from the Press Release* Keeneland, Country Boy Brewing Introduce Keeneland Sale... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Wisconzin IPA, Horny Goat Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/04/2014
Nothing groundbreaking here--modest caramel malt, requisite citrus notes with a medium level... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Double Latte, Sierra Nevada/Ninkasi Brewing (CA/OR)

Written By: Dion on 09/03/2014
Unbelievable aroma of coffee and cream with hints of chocolate leaves me thinking this could be an... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Oak Aged Rye IPA, Founders Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/02/2014
The commemorative beer of the AHA National Homebrewer's Convention, this has never been released... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Scream IIPA, New Glarus Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/01/2014
Juicy apricot and pineapple on the nose with a pretty strong undercurrent of caramel and alcohol.... (see more)

On Tap This Week

Today (Sep 19)

Oktoberfest Beer Release at Blue Stallion (12:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria - & Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Ellos Tacos (see all)

Fork in the Road at West Sixth (5:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Lyles' BBQ at The Beer Trappe (5:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
= Lyles' BBQ (see all)

Rolling Oven & Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria - & Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Wayne's Pork Sliders at Rooster Brew (5:00 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)
= Wayne's Pork Sliders

Tomorrow (Sep 20)

Class: Advanced Brewing Techniques, free (2:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)

Take your beer to the next level and make brew day more enjoyable by learning some of... (see more)

Minton's 760 & Ellos Tacos at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Minton's 760 (see all)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Lyles' BBQ at Rooster Brew (7:00 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)
= Lyles' BBQ (see all)

Sunday (Sep 21)

Founders Breakfast Stout Release Party at Pazzo's (3:00 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)

Beer School at The Beer Trappe - Oktoberfest (4:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

Great Lakes, The Brew Kettle, Left Hand, Hofbrauhaus, Weihenstephaner, Bells Best... (see more)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Monday (Sep 22)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

West Sixth Pedals and Pints Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Bicycling club that meets at West Sixth every Monday. Choose your route, but be sure... (see more)

Tuesday (Sep 23)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Ellos Tacos (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Test Batch Tuesday at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

Drake's Tap Nite! (6:00 PM)

= Drake's (see all)
Buy a 60oz table tap and get two glasses from the brewery to take home

Unibroue Dinner at The Village Idiot (6:30 PM)

= The Village Idiot (see all)
$50/ea

West Sixth Running Club (6:30 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Wednesday (Sep 24)

Experimental Beer at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Ellos Tacos at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Ellos Tacos (see all)

Fork in the Road at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

West Sixth Tap Takeover at The Beer Trappe w/Gastro Gnomes (5:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

West 6th Transy Brandy (Aged in Brandy Barrels)
West 6th Elkhorn Kriek(see more)

= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

West Sixth Yoga Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Free Yoga!

Pint Night at Pazzo's: Schlafly Pumpkin (6:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
8.0% Pumpkin Ale

Thursday (Sep 25)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Flight Night at Lexington Beerworks - Oktoberfest (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)
Ayinger, Hofbrau, Christian Moerlein, Avery The Kaiser

Fork in the Road at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Fork in the Road (see all)

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Steal the Pint at Mellow Mushroom (6:00 PM)

= Mellow Mushroom (see all)
Order a pint and keep the glass.