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Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Venus, Bell's Brewery (MI)

Written By: Dion on 10/30/2014
The second of their Planet series, Bell's goes a bit unusual with this one. Nose is at first tart... (see more)

Blog Entry: Braxton Brewing Co (Covington, KY) Raises over $71,500 for Kickstarter Record

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 10/30/2014
*From Press Release* BRAXTON BREWING COMPANY RAISES OVER $71,500, BREAKS KICKSTARTER RECORD FOR... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Raspberry Tart, New Glarus Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 10/29/2014
The name says it all when it comes to the aroma-juicy, tart raspberries in abundance. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Brontide, Stillwater Artisanal Ales (MD)

Written By: Dion on 10/28/2014
Lightly roasted malts and dark fruits on the nose transition well to the tongue for a brew that... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Rumpkin, Avery Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 10/27/2014
Syrupy sweet nose is loaded cinnamon, nutmeg, molasses, and booze...tons of booze. On the tongue... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Reunion Ale '14, Shmaltz Brewing/Terrapin Brewing (NY/GA)

Written By: Dion on 10/26/2014
Nose is predominantly coffee, ground cinnamon, traces of bitter chocolate, and absolutely zero of... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Older Viscosity, Tequila Aged Sucre, Vampire Slayer

Written By: Dion on 10/25/2014
An impromptu tasting with 3 friends led to the sharing of 4 really good beers, 3 of them new to... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Petrus Aged Red, De Brabandere (Belgium)

Written By: Dion on 10/24/2014
Tart cherry candies with an undercurrent of oak and raisin. On the tongue is again a tart cherry... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Lazy Magnolia Brewing (MS)

Written By: Dion on 10/23/2014
Faint tart pear and a slight damp hay on the nose. On the tongue the tartness takes on a green... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Even More Jesus, Evil Twin Brewing (Denmark)

Written By: Dion on 10/22/2014
I have to laugh when I hear people say they can't drink Guinness because it is too dark or too... (see more)

Blog Entry: Blue Stallion to Donate 10% of Sales to Non-Profits on "Mission Mondays"

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 10/22/2014
*From the Press Release*   LEXINGTON, Kentucky, October 22, 2014 - Blue... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Green Bullet, Green Flash Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 10/21/2014
Big grapefruit and citrus rind on the nose, with touches of cut grass. Very similar on the tongue... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Brown Cow, Carson's Brewery (IN)

Written By: Dion on 10/20/2014
Toasted brown bread with hints of chocolate on the nose. On the tongue is a moderate malt... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Morning Wood, Local Option (IL)

Written By: Dion on 10/19/2014
Nutty, lightly roasted coffee bean with traces of caramel malt and oak. Nearly ditto for the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Mokah, Southern Tier Brewing (NY)

Written By: Dion on 10/18/2014
Apparently, all those times I thought I was smelling chocolate in my beer...I was wrong. This... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Red Dawn Amber Wheat, Carson's Brewery (IN)

Written By: Dion on 10/17/2014
So what was supposed to be a quick final day moving the last few things turned into a 12hr day... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Beer Geek Vanilla Shake, Mikkeller (Denmark)

Written By: Dion on 10/16/2014
As this 18 hour day comes to an end, my descriptors have left me. Suffice it to say, this beer is... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Hop Odyssey: Cedar Plank Pale Ale, Green Flash Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 10/15/2014
Mild citrus, leafy hops, and light woody tones on the nose. On the tongue, citrus pops with just... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Döllnitzer Ritterguts Gose, Brauhaus Hartmannsdorf (Germany)

Written By: Dion on 10/14/2014
Nose is loaded with a saltwater brine, backed by tart lemon and cracked wheat. Much the same on... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Twilight Summer Ale, Deschutes Brewery (OR)

Written By: Dion on 10/13/2014
Nothing like the forgotten summer beer that is rediscovered in the fridge halfway through October.... (see more)

On Tap This Week

Today (Oct 31)

Halloween Bash at Blue Stallion (4:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
Live Music, Costume Contests, Pumpkin Carving, Tricks, Treats, more
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria - & Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Flights After 5 at Whole Foods Market (5:00 PM)

= Whole Foods Market (see all)

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

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

Halloween Party and Costume Contest at Rooster Brew (5:00 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)

Halloween Special Event at The Beer Trappe (5:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

Join us for Halloween this year as we will have some very special beers on tap and in... (see more)

Halloween Weekend at West Sixth (5:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Beer Releases: Saison Belaire, Snake Eyes Imperial Stout

10% of the... (see more)

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

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

Tapping at Pazzo's: Avery Rumpkin (6:00 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
16.73% Gosling Rum Barrel Pumpkin Ale

Tomorrow (Nov 1)

Stone Bastard Day at Pazzo's (1:00 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)

We will be tapping Arrogant Bastard, Lucky Bastard, Double Bastard and Bourbon Barrel... (see more)

Class: Intro to Homebrewing, $15/person (2:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)

Learn all you ever wanted to know about making craft beer at home!
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Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Halloween Weekend at West Sixth (5:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Beer Releases: Nitro Creamsicle Pale Ale, Transy Brandy

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Sunday (Nov 2)

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

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
4pm & 6pm

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (see all)

Monday (Nov 3)

English IPA Release at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

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)

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 (Nov 4)

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

West Sixth Running Club (6:30 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Wednesday (Nov 5)

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)

Rolling Oven at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

West Sixth Yoga Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Free Yoga!

Pint Night at Pazzo's: Highland Gaelic Ale (6:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)

Thursday (Nov 6)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

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

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)
Chainbreaker, Obsidian Nitro Stout, Mirror Mirror, Freshly Squeezed IPA

Gastro Gnomes at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Lyles' BBQ at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Lyles' BBQ (see all)

Schlafly Beer & Cheese Tasting at The Beer Trappe (6:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

Schlafly Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Stout 2013
Schlafly Tasmanian IPA(see more)

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

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