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Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Continuum IPA, Saugatuck Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/29/2014
Candied orange and pineapple on the nose with traces of brown sugar. On the tongue, the citrus is... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Dark Penance, Founders Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/28/2014
Initial hits of pine are followed quickly by citrus and woody, roasted malts. The elements of the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Neapolitan Milk Stout, Saugatuck Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/27/2014
Malted milk chocolate, light strawberry, and a touch of vanilla on the nose. This actually smells... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer (Day 1000): 2009 Cuvee de Tomme & Love Child #4

Written By: Dion on 09/26/2014
Today's Year of New Beer post is a little different. I've been drinking craft beer for nearly 20... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Mosaic Promise, Founders Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/25/2014
999 straight days of trying a beer I've never had before, and this one is awesome. Seeing... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Over and Out Oatmeal Stout, Fish Brewing (WA)

Written By: Dion on 09/24/2014
Roasted malts, bittersweet chocolate, and coffee bean on the nose. The aromas translate well to... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Blue Magic, Right Brain Brewery (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/23/2014
Highly floral nose loaded with lavender, hints of clove, lemon zest, and fresh wheat. On the... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Clawhammer Oktoberfest, Highland Brewing (NC)

Written By: Dion on 09/22/2014
Lightly toasted bread, muted caramel, and the traditional hop aroma of the German Märzens. On... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: London Balling, Against the Grain Brewery (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 09/21/2014
Sweet brown sugar, bourbon, and dessert breads on the nose. On the tongue is a smooth toasted oak... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: There and Back, Sierra Nevada/New Glarus Brewing (CA/WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/20/2014
Nose is mild, with earthy malts and sweeter grains. On the tongue is a light nuttiness, and... (see more)

Blog Entry: Year of New Beer: Swagger, Clown Shoes Brewing (MA)

Written By: Dion on 09/19/2014
Toasted bread crust, lightly sweet caramel malt, and citrusy hops on the nose. On the tongue... (see more)

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)

On Tap This Week

Today (Oct 1)

Experimental Beer at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

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

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

Gastro Gnomes at The Beer Trappe (5:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (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)

Pint Night at Pazzo's: Hofbrau Oktoberfest Party! (early start) (5:30 PM)

= Pazzo's Pizza Pub (see all)
6.3% Oktoberfest

West Sixth Yoga Club (6:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
Free Yoga!

Tomorrow (Oct 2)

Firkin Thursday at West Sixth (3:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)

Barreled Beer Day at Country Boy w/Gastro Gnomes (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
Infinite Sadness, Brandy Barrel Stout, Constant Sorrow (Bourbon Barrel Knotty Pine), Rx Stout
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Flight Night at Lexington Beerworks - Pumpkin Ales! (5:00 PM)

= Lexington Beerworks (see all)
Alltech Pumpkin Barrel, Avery Gored, Heavy Seas GreatER Pumpkin, Jacko Traveler Pumpkin Shandy

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

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

Snobby Beer Bitches Take Over Blue Stallion (5:30 PM)

= Blue Stallion (see all)

Kentucky Pumpkin Barrel Ale Tasting at Wine+Market (6:00 PM)

= Wine & Market (see all)

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

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

Friday (Oct 3)

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

= Whole Foods Market (see all)

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

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

Gastro Gnomes at Rooster Brew (5:00 PM)

= RoosterBrew (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

Lyles' BBQ at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Lyles' BBQ (see all)

Pita Social at Tap House (Nicholasville) (5:00 PM)

= Tap House Bar and Lounge (see all)
= Pita Social (see all)

Saturday (Oct 4)

Oktoberfest & Sixth for a Cause at West Sixth w/The Gastro Gnomes (1:00 PM)

= West Sixth Brewing (see all)
= Gastro Gnomes (see all)

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

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

Pita Social at Tap House (Nicholasville) (5:00 PM)

= Tap House Bar and Lounge (see all)
= Pita Social (see all)

Sunday (Oct 5)

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

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
Drie Fonteinen, Hanssens Artisenaal, Lindemans, Verhaeghe
4pm & 6pm

Lyles' BBQ at Country Boy (5:00 PM)

= Country Boy Brewing (see all)
= Lyles' BBQ (see all)

Rolling Oven at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Monday (Oct 6)

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 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 (Oct 7)

Gastro Gnomes at Blue Stallion (5:00 PM)

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

Prairie Tap Takeover at The Beer Trappe (5:00 PM)

= The Beer Trappe (see all)
Bomb!, Wine Barrel Noir, Funky Gold Mosaic, Cherry Funk

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)