Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Mutiny IPA, Capital Brewery (WI)

Written By: Dion on 07/29/2018
Sort of old school IPA with a nose of orange, light pineapple, and bread crust. Very similar on... (see more)


Year of New Beer: HopRocket, Octopi Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 07/28/2018
Orange and candied pineapple lead the way, blending nicely with herbal grasses and light caramel... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hop Debacle, O'so Brewing Company (WI)

Written By: Dion on 07/27/2018
Nice nose of mango, pineapple, and tangerine, with underlying herbal and bread crust notes. Juicy... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Blueberry Raspberry Milkshake IPA, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/26/2018
Blurring established style guidelines, this one takes characteristics of more traditional IPAs and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Maracuj√°, Rhinegeist Brewery (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 07/25/2018
Having missed out on this one when it made the rounds last year, I made sure to pick one up on its... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Limey Gose, Victory Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 07/24/2018
Lime and a light brine combine with a touch of wheat bread on the nose, warming to a slightly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: IPA, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project (CO)

Written By: Dion on 07/23/2018
No hop puns, no double entendres, just "IPA". The nose is equally subtle, offering up melon... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Passion Fruit Peach Berliner Weisse, North Coast Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/22/2018
Another in their series of fruited Berliners, North Coast serves up a decent warm weather sipper.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hazy Dream My Sicle, Mirror Twin Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/21/2018
Plenty of orange on the nose, with just a touch of vanilla sneaking in as the glass warms. On the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Passion Fruit Cider, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown)

Written By: Dion on 07/20/2018
After enjoying the the Raspberry Lemon Cider so much last week, this was an easy choice tonight.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Patio Pounder, Ethereal Brewing (Lex)

Written By: Dion on 07/19/2018
It's 12:45am, so this is gonna be short and sweet...bit of a lemon-lime on the nose with a touch... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Llama Mama Milk Stout, Darwin Brewing Company (FL)

Written By: Dion on 07/18/2018
Plenty of cocoa powder and chocolate malt on the nose, with a touch of cream. On the tongue, the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: 7 Spanish Angels, Brazos Valley Brewing (TX)

Written By: Dion on 07/17/2018
Having been shoved to the back of my beer fridge and honestly forgotten, I expected this to be... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barrel Runner, Founders Brewing (MI)

Written By: Dion on 07/16/2018
There's just no amount of verbage that can dress this up. It would be like putting lipstick on a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Do You Even Zest?, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project (CO)

Written By: Dion on 07/15/2018
Just realized my Sunday beer never got posted. Anyway, this has a ton of grapefruit on the nose... (see more)


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

Written By: Dion on 07/14/2018
I rarely drink a cider. But this...this is a fruit juice in a glass that defies description. Just... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 1): Tough Udder, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/14/2018
Fantastic nose of milk chocolate and earthy malt translates extremely well to the tongue as... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Delta Dugong, Rhinegeist Brewery (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 07/13/2018
Listed as a New England IPA, this one misses the mark in the appearance category. Decent aroma of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mixed Media, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery (DE)

Written By: Dion on 07/12/2018
A beer-wine hybrid sounds pretty much like a train wreck, but I'm a sucker, so...Obvious white... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sparkleberry, Bell's Brewery (MI)

Written By: Dion on 07/11/2018
 Smells like a cross between Kool-aid, communion wine, and cough syrup. Pretty much the same... (see more)