Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Ghost Bridge Imperial Stout, Singin' River Brewing (AL)

Written By: Dion on 03/01/2017
Dark fruits and bittersweet chocolate on the nose, with hints of coffee and something akin to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Event Horizon Spectrum 4, Olde Hickory Brewery (NC)

Written By: Dion on 02/28/2017
Rich chocolate cake batter on the nose with waves of bourbon, coffee, and oak adding to the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Slap Happy Bourbon Barrel Aged Brown Ale with Coconut, West 6th Brewing (Lexington

Written By: Dion on 02/27/2017
Huge bourbon kick in the nose, with backing notes of chocolate, oak, and coconut. On the tongue... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Serpent Bite, Orpheus Brewing (GA)

Written By: Dion on 02/26/2017
Lemon and orange peel combined with some lactic acid funk and light floral notes on the nose. On... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Confidentiality and Disclosure, 3 Floyds/Fat Head's Brewing (IN/OH)

Written By: Dion on 02/25/2017
Two of the Midwest's hop masters join forces to produce this IPA that checks pretty much all of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Melkweg, Monnik Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 02/24/2017
Dusty, dry grasses and plenty of funk on the nose, with some fruit peel, most notably tart peach... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Scotch Barrel Aged Dark Apparition, Jackie O's Pub and Brewery

Written By: Dion on 02/23/2017
Burnt sugars, caramel, coffee, and chocolate assault the nose, with damp earth and peat joining a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Graeter's Black Raspberry Chocolate Chip Milk Stout

Written By: Dion on 02/22/2017
Very nice chocolate and coffee on the nose, with a subtle raspberry building with warmth. On the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Attempted Redrum, New England Brewing (CT)

Written By: Dion on 02/21/2017
Big caramel notes lead the nose, with dark fruits, woody spice, and hints of tobacco and leather... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Eightfive-O, Proof Brewing (FL)

Written By: Dion on 02/20/2017
Very light on the nose, with fairly standard tangerine, hints of pine, and toasted bread on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Old Rasputin XVIII (Rye Whiskey Barrel Aged), North Coast Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 02/19/2017
Bitter cocoa powder, charred oak, mild espresso, brownie batter, spicy whiskey...this beer has a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mango Mosaic, Breckinridge Brewery (CO)

Written By: Dion on 02/18/2017
Big, juicy mango on the nose with auxiliary notes of peach and pineapple, with only hints of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Little Black Train and Living Proof Wild Cider, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 02/17/2017
I've never tried to hide the fact that I support the local breweries. I'm a homer, and I will... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hop Stimulator, Funky Buddha Brewery (FL)

Written By: Dion on 02/16/2017
Candied pineapple and orange peel with background notes of pine on the nose. Quite a bit of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Slingback, High Heel Brewing (FL)

Written By: Dion on 02/15/2017
Light grain on the nose, with a fairly pronounced floral quality--slightly sweet yet noticeably... (see more)


Year of New Beer: King of Falling Fruit, Blackberry Farm Brewery (TN)

Written By: Dion on 02/14/2017
The traditional farmhouse notes of dusty hay and light spice serve as a wonderful backdrop for not... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Tropic Flare, Braxton Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 02/13/2017
Tons of fruit on the nose as candied orange peel, pineapple, and mango blend with honey and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Evil Cousin, Heretic Brewing (CA

Written By: Dion on 02/12/2017
I'm usually pretty diligent about checking dates on hoppy beers, but somehow I messed up on this... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 2): Life. Death. Life. Truth, Orpheus Brewing (GA)

Written By: Dion on 02/12/2017
Nice tropical fruit notes are joined by an herbal quality on the nose, both of which transfer... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 2): Guava Ghost, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 02/11/2017
Since I sampled this a few days ago, it isn't technically a new beer. Getting another go at it... (see more)