Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Dark Hearted Tart, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 02/03/2018
A bit of a surprise tapping today, one week ahead of their Be(er) Mine Brunch, and I'm glad I... (see more)


New Beer Release: Strawberry Ginger Golden Wild, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington, KY)

Written By: Dion on 02/03/2018
Cheers to 6 Years! Country Boy Brewing is another year older, and the calendar is full of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Rubus Cacao, MadTree Brewing (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 02/02/2018
Straightforward nose of chocolate covered raspberries, with undercurrents of light coffee and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Double Chocolate Milk Stout, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 02/01/2018
Truth in advertising here as a rich cocoa aroma strikes the nose and transitions beautifully to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Red Falcon, Rooster Brew (Paris, KY)

Written By: Dion on 01/31/2018
Mild citrus peel, light caramel, and toasted grain on a nose that remains subtle throughout. On... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Andromeda, Rhinegeist Brewery (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 01/30/2018
Pretty nice peach and orange notes on the nose, but not very distinct in the flavor department. A... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Flying Mouflan, Tröegs Independent Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 01/29/2018
Caramel, butterscotch, raisins and light cocoa powder on the nose. Warmth allows bourbon, oak, and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sixfold XIII: Wine Barrel Saison with Hibiscus, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/28/2018
Had somehow missed this on previous trips to the taproom, so I was glad to see it on tonight.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Houndstooth, Jackie O's Pub & Brewery (OH)

Written By: Dion on 01/27/2018
Got to try several new beers today, making it tough to narrow things down. First of all, kudos to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Snakes Ahoy!, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/26/2018
With a nose of brownie batter, oak, and rum spice, this puts patience to the test immediately... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sumpin' Easy, Lagunitas Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 01/25/2018
Grapefruit pith, dank grasses, and a bit of chive on the nose. Taste buds experience a solid... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Moving to the Country, Braxton Brewing/Sweetwater Brewing (KY/GA)

Written By: Dion on 01/24/2018
This is supposed to taste like peach? Umm...no. I can't really describe what it does taste like.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Wild Elf, Tröegs Independent Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 01/23/2018
The nose on this is all about the cherries...tart and pungent against cursory notes of green apple... (see more)


Year of New Beer: King Billy, Central State Brewing (IN)

Written By: Dion on 01/22/2018
Juniper, ginger, hints of banana, and a bit of spicy yeast on the nose. On the tongue, the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barrel Aged Impending Descent, Tröegs Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 01/21/2018
Nose is filled with cocoa powder, charred oak, black licorice, and bourbon. Warmth allows a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barstow, Mile Wide Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 01/20/2018
Only beer on the board that I hadn't tried, so...Light citrus and dry hay on the nose. Mildly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mo Beam, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/19/2018
Take an already awesome, hazy, New England style IPA and kick it up a few decibels? You have my... (see more)


Year of New Beer: NightCall, Karben4 Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 01/18/2018
Light smoke, coffee, and chocolate on the nose. Pretty earthy bitterness on the tongue, giving way... (see more)


Year of New Beer: 30th Anniversary Fritz & Ken's Ale, Sierra Nevada Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 01/17/2018
I figured a SN birthday beer was appropriate as I celebrate my own earthly anniversary. Nearly 8... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hazy Little Thing IPA, Sierra Nevada Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 01/16/2018
Fairly straightforward nose of orange, light grapefruit, and some dank grasses. Pretty seamless... (see more)