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Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: A Little Sumpin' Extra! Ale, Lagunitas Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 11/20/2014
Tons of candied fruit on the nose--orange, pineapple, apricot--along with Lagunitas' almost... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Arrogant Bastard Ale, Stone Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 11/19/2014
Tons of oak and bourbon on the nose, with cursory notes of caramel and herbaceous grasses. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Road Warrior Imperial Rye IPA, Green Flash Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 11/18/2014
Pine, grapefruit, and a solid brown sugar/toasted malt on the nose. On the tongue, the hops are... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: The Cowboy, Evil Twin Brewing (Denmark)

Written By: Dion on 11/17/2014
 Initial notes of grain and sweet grasses are quickly joined by traces of campfire and smoked... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Tall Tale, Against the Grain Brewery (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 11/16/2014
Sour fruit, damp earth, light chocolate, and an undercurrent of coffee as the glass warms. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Apex Predator, Off Color Brewing (Chicago)

Written By: Dion on 11/15/2014
Tart peach, lemon zest, light hay, and a mild yeasty funk. On the tongue the fruits are again... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer (Round 1): Gustavia, Rooster Brew (Paris, KY)

Written By: Dion on 11/14/2014
Sometimes it's better to be lucky than good." With these words from Ralph Quillin still... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer (Round 2): Space Ghost Imperial Stout, Central Waters Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 11/14/2014
Rich cocoa powder, dark fruit, and light coffee bean on the nose, with very little hint of the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Vine to Victory Harvest Ale, Victory Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 11/13/2014
Big, juicy citrus notes on the nose, with undertones of freshly cut grass. On the tongue, the... (see more)

Blog Entry: New Beer: Sweetwater Festive Ale

Written By: Chris Vandergrift on 11/13/2014
A new beer hitting the Lexington shelves soon is Sweetwater Festive Ale, their winter... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: The Great Big Kentucky Sausage Fest, Against the Grain Brewery/Amager Bryghus (KY/

Written By: Dion on 11/12/2014
The aroma leads with an earthy, nutty tilt that is backed by a burnt pine and citrus peel. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Northern Hemisphere Harvest Wet Hop IPA, Sierra Nevada Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 11/11/2014
Nose boasts aromas of citrus and pine with a touch of floral underneath. Nice elements of caramel... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Morning Glory, Old Dominion Brewing (DE)

Written By: Dion on 11/10/2014
Nose boasts milk chocolate, coffee with cream, and a hint of dark fruit. On the tongue, the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Kriek De Ranke, Brouwerij De Ranke (Belgium)

Written By: Dion on 11/09/2014
The nose is full of tart cherries and a certain damp, earthy element. On the tongue, the cherries... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: The Year of New Beer-Pikeville Porter, Alltech Brewing & Distilling (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 11/08/2014
The winner of Alltech's Homebrew Competition held during Lexington Craft Beer Week back in May... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer:Alpha Experiment: Simcoe, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 11/07/2014
Citrus rind and slightly dank, cannabis-like hops on the nose. On the tongue, the fruits are a... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: 2013 Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Biscotti Break, Evil Twin Brewing (Denmark)

Written By: Dion on 11/06/2014
2013 Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Biscotti Break, Evil Twin Brewing (Denmark). How do you make one... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Tour de Fall, New Belgium Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 11/05/2014
An initial kick of grapefruit zest is backed up by some evergreen and a light, cracker malt on the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Big Bad Baptist, Epic Brewing (UT)

Written By: Dion on 11/04/2014
A Batch #3 bottle (2011), this beast still packs quite the punch. Nearly charred coffee bean... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Boomerang IPA, Sierra Nevada Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 11/03/2014
A lot of citrus and candied fruit on the nose, grapefruit in particular, with hints of grassy... (see more)

On Tap This Week

Today (Nov 22)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (12:00 PM)

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

Snobby Beer Bitches 1yr Anniversary Party (2:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
Join us for a special SBB tapping in honor of our birthday!

Snobby Beer Bitches 1yr Anniversary Party (4:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

The place where it all began! Join us for a good ol' fashioned beer throw down. The... (see more)

CrazyBoutCajun at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= CrazyBoutCajun (see all)

Kentucky Kicks Ass Brewfest (5:00 PM)

= The Grand Reserve

Craft Beer in Kentucky is growing at an amazing speed. Come down and taste from more... (see more)

Tomorrow (Nov 23)

Chili Cookoff at Country Boy (12:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)

Snobby Beer Bitches 1yr Anniversary Party, Day 2 (12:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)

Nurse your hangover with a special SBB breakfast pizza, waffles and a tapping of... (see more)

Snobby Beer Bitches 1yr Anniversary Party, Day 2 (2:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Join us for a Christmas Ale and a tour of their upgraded facility.

Beer School at The Beer Trappe - Belgo American Dark Ale (4:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)

Stillwater Saison Darkly, Lost Coast 25th, Unibroue Trois Pistoles, Anderson Valley... (see more)

Snobby Beer Bitches 1yr Anniversary Party, Day 2 (4:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)

As part of the Country Boy Chili Cook-Off, the Bitches will be mixing up a batch of... (see more)

Monday (Nov 24)

Epic Cure at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Epic Cure (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 25)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)
= Rolling Oven Mobile Pizzeria (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 26)

Experimental Beer at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

= Blue Stallion (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: Gouden Carolus (6:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
Belgian Strong Dark Ale - 8.5%

Thursday (Nov 27)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Flight Night at Lexington Beerworks (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (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.

Friday (Nov 28)

Ellos Tacos at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

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

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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