Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Shannon the Dude's Brew, Rock House & Why Do Cows Have Hooves, Mirror Twin (Lex)

Written By: Dion on 03/09/2018
 Another local night, starting with one that I've inexplicably not had up to this point, the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Long Time Lurker, Blue Stallion Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 03/08/2018
I guess it's somewhat fitting that on the day of Dr. Pearse Lyons' passing, I enjoy a bourbon... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Enchantress, Three Taverns Craft Brewery (GA)

Written By: Dion on 03/07/2018
Tart berries with hints of lemon, mineral water, and damp wheat on the nose. Tongue is fairly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Izzard Pale Ale, Idyll Hounds Brewing (FL)

Written By: Dion on 03/06/2018
Grapefruit peel, tangerine, and hints of evergreen on the nose. On the tongue, the flavors are... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Who Lives in a Pineapple Under the Haze, Mirror Twin/Natasha Fatale, Blue Stallion

Written By: Dion on 03/05/2018
It's a Drink Local Monday night, and both of these are fantastic. Mirror Twin gives their hazy... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sunshine City, Green Bench Brewing (FL)

Written By: Dion on 03/04/2018
Reviewing my notes, I realized that I must have failed to hit post for my review on Sunday.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Surf Wax IPA, Burial Beer Co (Asheville)

Written By: Dion on 03/03/2018
 Dank and a bit grassy up front, with hints of citrus and melon coming along as the glass... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Lucius Clay, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 03/02/2018
Mild coffee roast and hints of chocolate make up the bulk of the nose, both transitioning... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Polyjuice Potion, Central State Brewing (Indianapolis)

Written By: Dion on 03/01/2018
Tart berries and hints of lemon on the nose, with a touch of yeast arriving with warmth.... (see more)


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

Written By: Dion on 02/28/2018
I think we all have certain sights, sounds, or smells that immediately transport us to some point... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Train I Ride, Clown Shoes (MA)

Written By: Dion on 02/27/2018
Candied pineapple, apricot, and mango on the nose, with a big, malty backbone that seems to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Double Jeopardy, Scofflaw Brewing (Atlanta)

Written By: Dion on 02/26/2018
Pine resin and candied citrus peel comprise the bulk of the nose, with a honey sweet malt hitting... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Double Scatterbrain DDH with Citra, Bearded Iris Brewing (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 02/25/2018
Finally getting around to trying this one after purchasing it a week ago. Grass, pine, and citrus... (see more)


Year of New Beer: RC1, Mark Rubenstein (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 02/24/2018
When the invite is extended by one of Louisville's most talented brewers, you don't ask... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Ohio Valley Style Pro-Am IPA, Gordon Biersch Brewery (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 02/23/2018
Solid aroma of floral hops and mild citrus. More assertive hop bite on the tongue, with traces of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Dark Charge S'mores Imperial Stout, Braxton Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 02/22/2018
Deep, luscious notes of chocolate, coffee, coconut, and vanilla highlight the fantastic nose on... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barrel Aged Wooley Swamp, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 02/21/2018
This beast of an imperial stout gets a short nap in some KY bourbon barrels, producing a rich... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Language of Thunder (Mocha), TrimTab Brewing (Birmingham)

Written By: Dion on 02/20/2018
Cocoa powder, coffee bean, and hints of campfire on the nose. On the tongue, the coffee note is... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Dust Bunny Hazy IPA, Monday Night Brewing (Atlanta)

Written By: Dion on 02/19/2018
So over the last year or two, I've had a handful of beers from this brewery and have been less... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Chasing Rainbows 4, Bearded Iris Brewing (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 02/18/2018
Made a quick pit stop in Music City on my way home from Florida today, and got to try this glass... (see more)