Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Born Again Yesterday, Lagunitas Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 04/18/2017
I've said it many times before...few breweries produce beers of the consistent quality and price... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hemp Gose, Goodwood Brewing (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 04/17/2017
Modestly sour fruits on the nose, primarily lemon and lime; hints of musty wheat and an unusual... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Grassmonkey, Sweetwater Brewing Company (GA)

Written By: Dion on 04/16/2017
The word for this beer is mild...mildly hoppy, mildly bitter, mildly citrusy, mildly bready... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Haven, Braxton Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 04/15/2017
Lightly floral on the nose with hints of yeast, banana, and a touch of spice. Nice fruits on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Night Tripper, New Holland Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 04/14/2017
Another relatively common beer that I have inexplicably passed over until now. Semi-sweet... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Petite Sour Blueberry, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project (CO)

Written By: Dion on 04/13/2017
Tart fruit juices abound on the nose, but nothing could be specifically identified as blueberry.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pineapple Milkshake, Urban Family Brewing (WA)

Written By: Dion on 04/12/2017
After letting this one get shuffled deep into the beer fridge, I'm probably not getting the best... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Girardin Gueuze 1882 (Black Label), Brouwerij Girardin (Belgium)

Written By: Dion on 04/11/2017
Acidic fruits on the nose, with a steadfast lemon, as well as a crabapple that gets softer and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Aftermath, Triple Digit Brewing (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 04/10/2017
Chocolate, raisins, plums, berries, and caramel on the nose. Warmth brings hints of damp earth and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Revamp, Braxton Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 04/09/2017
Nice nose of citrus blended with a decent pine and malty backbone. On the tongue, orange... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Old Fashioned Lemonade IPA, Evil Twin/Omnipollo (NY/Sweden)

Written By: Dion on 04/08/2017
Tart lemon and floral grasses dominate a nose that has additional notes of lime, grapefruit, and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Living Proof: Strawberry Ginger Golden Wild Ale, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 04/07/2017
So the camera on my phone decided to focus on the equipment rather than the beer. Fitting, I... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Last Year's Was Better, Country Boy Brewing/Ethereal Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 04/06/2017
Citrus and tropical fruits blast the nose up front. With warmth, hints of boxwood come and go... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Tartastic, New Belgium Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 04/05/2017
Fairly obvious lemon zest on the nose, with light grains and a subdued ginger note. Pretty much... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Judgment Day, The Lost Abbey (CA)

Written By: Dion on 04/04/2017
Plums, raisins, and brown sugar on the nose, with a backbone of bready malt. With warmth comes a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Davey Murray's Best Scotch Ale, Lagunitas Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 04/03/2017
Much hopppier than expected on the nose, with citrus peel and hints of pine up front. Light... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Rapturous, Three Taverns Craft Brewery (GA)

Written By: Dion on 04/02/2017
Fairly mild nose with a raspberry that increases warmth, light wheat, and a light acetic note. On... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Paradoxe, La Siréne Brewing (Australia)

Written By: Dion on 04/01/2017
Yeasty funk on the nose, with lemon zest, pear, and mineral notes as well. Very zesty on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 2): Raspberry Cider, Country Boy Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 03/31/2017
 Nice looking in the glass, with a straightforward sweet raspberry on the nose that... (see more)


Special Review: West 6th Brewing 5th Anniversary Special Release- Sixfold Six: Wild Sour

Written By: Dion on 03/31/2017
As their week-long birthday celebration nears an end, West 6th brings out the big guns tomorrow by... (see more)