Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Lake House, Capital Brewery (WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/17/2017
The weather seems to be unseasonably warm, so why not enjoy a summer beer from improper glassware?... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Warmug, Urban Artifact (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 09/16/2017
Tart peach and passion fruit on the nose, joined by an unmistakable coffee bean. Biting and acidic... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Living Proof: Berliner Weisse, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 09/15/2017
After consulting Untappd, Beeradvocate, and lexbeerscene, I was able to confirm that I hadn't... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Three categories to enter: - Best Overall - Beauty and the Beast (human and dog co

Written By: Dion on 09/14/2017
One of the most over-the-top, decadent stouts in the world gets aged in oak, on vanilla beans, no... (see more)


Year of New Beer: ou're In The Jungle Baby!, Evil Twin/Jackie O's (NY/OH)

Written By: Dion on 09/13/2017
 Cocoa powder, toasted bread, and hints of smoke on the nose. On the tongue, this is simply a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pretty Willie's Imperial Stout, Against the Grain Brewery (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 09/12/2017
With the exception of a few draft pours here and there, I haven't purchased many AtG beers over... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Terrestrial Paradise, Burial Beer Co (Asheville)

Written By: Dion on 09/11/2017
The nose is initially greeted by grapefruit, mango, and hints of lemon. With warmth, a very subtle... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mirror Twin / Mile Wide Collab

Written By: Dion on 09/10/2017
Since this joint effort between Lexington's Mirror Twin and Louisville's Mile Wide doesn't have... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Lost Souls, Evil Twin Brewing (NY)

Written By: Dion on 09/09/2017
Bright citrus peel intermingled with peach and traces of pine on the nose. On the tongue is a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Alpha Experiment: HBC 438, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 09/08/2017
Wasn't 100% sure this was a new beer for me until the brewer himself confirmed that this was... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Strawberry Short's Cake, Short's Brewing Company (MI)

Written By: Dion on 09/07/2017
This is easily one of the top 5 worst beers I've ever tasted. None of the advertised flavors in... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Evil Twin, Heretic Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 09/06/2017
Sometimes beers get shuffled to the back of the fridge and forgotten. Such is the case with this... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 1): Dark Helmet, Titletown Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 09/05/2017
Dark chocolate, roasted malts, and hints of cured tobacco and smoke on the nose. Very similar to... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 2): Nomad, Mirror Twin Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 09/05/2017
If you like your hops with a big, roasty background, this is the beer for you. Citrus peel that... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Twist, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 09/04/2017
Tropical citrus notes combine with tart candies and floral grasses on the nose, with only faint... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Short Fuse, Braxton Brewing Co (KY)

Written By: Dion on 09/02/2017
Solid citrus on the nose as grapefruit leads the way with lesser notes of orange. Backed up with a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Short Fuse, Braxton Brewing Co (KY)

Written By: Dion on 09/02/2017
Solid citrus on the nose as grapefruit leads the way with lesser notes of orange. Backed up with a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Über Gose Freunde, Central State Brewing (IN)

Written By: Dion on 09/02/2017
Light cherry greets the nose atop a base of slightly funky wheat and saltwater. On the tongue, the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Fest of Ales Edition

Written By: Dion on 09/01/2017
Great beers tonight, and an unbelievable turnout given the weather. Standouts for me were the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Rhubarb Remix, Westbrook Brewing (SC)

Written By: Dion on 08/31/2017
Very light strawberry on the nose with hints of sour wheat and a bit of earthy funk. On the... (see more)