Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Neverending Haze IPA, Stone Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 01/07/2020
 Aroma opens with a strong tangerine note before being joined by some grapefruit and faint... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Double Dry Hop Light Speed, Toppling Goliath Brewing Co (IA)

Written By: Dion on 01/06/2020
Really nice aroma that drips with candied orange, while lemon, grapefruit, and melon all linger in... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Coexpressionalism Kriek, Side Project/de Garde (MO/OR)

Written By: Dion on 01/05/2020
Tart cherries are the star of the show, commanding the nose over a background of musty leather and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Gose Limón Kaffir, Casa Bruja Brewing Co (Panama)

Written By: Dion on 01/04/2020
Don't mind me, I'm just over here drinking goses like it's the middle of summer. This one has a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Thunderpeel Hazy IPA, Flying Dog Brewery (MD)

Written By: Dion on 01/03/2020
Only beer on tap that I hadn't tried, so it was a no-brainer. Citra and Galaxy hops flex their... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cuvee #1, Sonder Brewing (OH)

Written By: Dion on 01/02/2020
Fantastic aroma offers up unripened peach, apricot, and light green apple. Warmth brings a bit of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Strawberry Rhubarb Perpetum, Jackie O's Brewery (OH)

Written By: Dion on 01/01/2020
Subtle, but slightly jammy strawberry on the nose. Joined by hints of lime, peach skin, and red... (see more)


Year of New Beer: High Stepper, Crooked Can (FL)

Written By: Dion on 12/31/2019
Normally I would finish the year with some incredible, "bucket list" type beer. But I'm at... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Conch Republic Key Lime, Big Top Brewing (FL)

Written By: Dion on 12/30/2019
This wheat beer brings a very light lime on the nose with a hint of bread. Fairly nondescript... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Eggnog White Porter, Shipyard Brewing (ME)

Written By: Dion on 12/29/2019
Decided to try this expecting it to be awful, but it actually wasn't half bad. Plenty of vanilla... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Peppermint Chocolate Porter, Playalinda Brewing Co (FL)

Written By: Dion on 12/28/2019
Not the best picture, but I guess it's fitting that my phone focused on some of the awesome... (see more)


Year of New Beer: (L) Rome City IPA, Brew Hub (FL) and (R) White Beer, Ginga Kogen Beer Co (Japan)

Written By: Dion on 12/27/2019
Started dinner with a juicy, citrusy IPA that smacks you with orange atop a toasted bread crust... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Voodoo Ranger Hop Avenger IPA, New Belgium Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 12/26/2019
Candied orange and pineapple that comes off a bit like gummy bears on the nose. Pretty similar to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: County Series: Montgomery, West 6th Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 12/25/2019
For the latest installment in the series, West 6th takes their already delicious Christmas ale and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Oh...No!, Mirror Twin Brewing Co/Streetside Brewery (Lexington/Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 12/24/2019
Not a lot I can say about this that hasn't already been said the last few days. Fantastic nose... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Plain Top Pilsner, SingleCut Beersmiths (NY)

Written By: Dion on 12/23/2019
Aroma isn't overly complicated, just slightly sweet cereal grains with a touch of floral hops... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Body Guards of the Galaxy, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 12/22/2019
Wow. Awesome nose that punches you in the face with orange, pineapple, and papaya. Warmth brings... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Maiden City flight, Maiden City Brewing Co (Cynthiana, KY)

Written By: Dion on 12/21/2019
Got to run over and partake in some of the Maiden City anniversary festivities tonight and had a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Jubilee, Braxton Brewing Co (KY)

Written By: Dion on 12/20/2019
Big west coast IPA notes as a very prominent pine hits the nose, backed by some lighter citrus and... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Round 1): Bourbon Barrel Aged El Chaco, Maiden City Brewing Co (Cynthiana, KY)

Written By: Dion on 12/19/2019
For their 3rd Anniversary Party, Maiden City has dropped this hazelnut coffee delight into some... (see more)