Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Passion Fruit Gose, The Sour Note Brewing (IN)

Written By: Dion on 07/10/2018
A myriad of fruits on the nose as lemon, green apple, white grape, and, of course, passion fruit... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Öörahu, Stillwater Artisanal Ales/Põhjala (MD/Estonia)

Written By: Dion on 07/09/2018
Big, roasty malts and bittersweet chocolate hit the nose first. Warmth brings out dark fruits, a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cherry Jane, Lagunitas Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/08/2018
As expected, cherry dominates the nose with a bit of funkiness underneath, almost like damp field... (see more)


Year of New Beer: B is for Blueberry, Evil Twin Brewing (NY)

Written By: Dion on 07/07/2018
Plenty of wheat, brine, and indistinguishable tart fruit on the nose. On the tongue is a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Unicorn Killer, 2nd Shift Brewing (St. Louis)

Written By: Dion on 07/06/2018
For some reason, I passed on this beer when it first came to our market back in late 2016. Anyway... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Magic Word: Pineapple and Boysenberry, Bearded Iris Brewing (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 07/05/2018
Mildly tropical nose with hints of citrus pith coming as the glass warms. On the tongue, the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Framboise Rose Gose, Anderson Valley Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/04/2018
Even drinking from the can, there's no mistaking the raspberry on the nose, as it leaves room for... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hunter Vanilla, 18th Street Brewery (IN)

Written By: Dion on 07/03/2018
I've seen this beer multiple times when traveling, but just never picked it up. But now that... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Peach Gose, The Sour Note Brewing (IN)

Written By: Dion on 07/02/2018
Not so much peach, but rather sharp citrus on the nose, joined by nice notes of coriander and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Tart Peach Kolsch, Ballast Point Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/01/2018
Unmistakable peach on the nose, sweet and nearly jammy. Almost a bit too artificial. On the tongue... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cloud Five, Rhinegeist Brewery (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 06/30/2018
Tangerine dominates the nose with additional notes of pineapple, melon, and light pine. Nose... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hotline, Bearded Iris Brewing (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 06/29/2018
Bursting with peach, mango, and orange, this is just a juice bomb on the nose. Quite a bit of dank... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Dragons and YumYums, Dogfish Head Craft Brewery (DE)

Written By: Dion on 06/28/2018
Not much on the nose really, mostly just some tart fruit. Maybe some mango, a bit of orange and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Just a P'haze (Blue Stallion, KY) & BA Here Kitty, Kitty (Ocelot Brewing, VA)

Written By: Dion on 06/27/2018
Some nights, while sharing beers and wishing a friend well in his new endeavours, you sample some... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Belgian White Ale, Yellowhammer Brewing (AL)

Written By: Dion on 06/26/2018
Coriander, yeast, and dry wheat are accented by hints of lime and ginger on the nose. Very... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Aunt Hohmima, Ethereal Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/25/2018
You'll never hear me complain about a brewery taking an already delicious stout and letting it... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Heroes, MadTree Brewing (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 06/23/2018
Lots of grapefruit peel on the nose with auxiliary notes of pineapple and a little dank herbs.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bug Zapper, Avery Brewing (CO).

Written By: Dion on 06/23/2018
Lime and ginger lead the way on the nose, with a mint that builds with warmth atop a wheat and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: M-43 N.E. India Pale Ale, Old Nation Brewing Co (MI)

Written By: Dion on 06/22/2018
Outstanding aroma of citrus and tropical fruits...pineapple, mango, and hints of grapefruit. On... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Uncle Jon's Sour Brown Ale, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/21/2018
I may not have the name exactly right, so anyone in the know...speak up and I'll edit. At any... (see more)