Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Coffee Dunked Chocolate Donut Baba: Baba Yaga 2021, Ethereal Brewing Co (Lex)

Written By: Dion on 01/23/2021
I guess for beer nerds, you can count today's "Interim Baba Day" as a small bright spot in the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: For Fruits Sake, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/22/2021
Mostly orange peel, grapefruit, and just the faintest hint of strawberry on the nose. I like the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Natural Bridge, Dreaming Creek Brewery (Richmond, KY)

Written By: Dion on 01/21/2021
I've been drinking craft beer for 30 years. So I've seen a few trends. Kinda like fashion... (see more)


Year of New Beer: NuBeam, West 6th Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/20/2021
Very happy to be feeling well enough to actually enjoy this beer tonight. Bright nose of orange... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cranberry Gose, Third Space Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 01/19/2021
After spending the better part of the last 48 hours in a lot of discomfort, I relented this... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Peach Dreamsicle, Terrapin Beer Co (GA)

Written By: Dion on 01/18/2021
Pretty straightforward on the nose, giving exactly what the name implies. Juicy peach, a little... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Single Hop Citra, West 6th Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/17/2021
Load up an IPA with my favorite hop and you're bound to have a winner, at least in my book!... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Crates, Trillium Brewing Co/Private Press Brewing (MA/CA)

Written By: Dion on 01/16/2021
 Out and about picking up some beer and new albums today and lucked into this pour. No crazy... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Stabbur Stones, Urban Artifact (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 01/15/2021
Fantastic nose here, leaving little doubt from the start that it's going to clench the jaw a bit.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Call Me Maurice, DuClaw Brewing Co (MD)

Written By: Dion on 01/14/2021
I haven't had a beer from this brewery in a long time. This one reminded me why. Peach and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: A Wine Dark Sea Rum Barrel, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/13/2021
The nose is immediately met with dark fruit, most notably plum and date. Purple grape is evident... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hoplicated, Odd Side Ales (MI)

Written By: Dion on 01/12/2021
I really like this beer. At a time when most IPAs are hazed, fruited, and lactosed to death (all... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Tangerine Peach Passionfruit Sour Smoothie, Hi-Wire Brewing (Asheville)

Written By: Dion on 01/11/2021
I keep buying Hi-Wire beers, hoping to find one that matches some of the good stuff I had in their... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Standing Still In Your Past, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/10/2021
So if you ever had a grandma, or maybe an aunt, who brought a hummingbird cake to the family... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Legend of Wooley Swamp, Chapter 1: French Toast, Country Boy Brewing (KY)

Written By: Dion on 01/10/2021
It's hard to believe that over three years have passed since this base beer made its debut on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Buzzin Cuzzin, Odd13 Brewing (CO)

Written By: Dion on 01/09/2021
I've said it before in reviews...I've never been much of a coffee drinker, but I've always... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Guava Boss Tweed, Old Nation Brewing Co (MI)

Written By: Dion on 01/08/2021
Surprise! There's guava on the nose. Also some apricot, peach skin, and orange peel. Guava is a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Citra IPL, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 01/07/2021
With the Georgetown taproom a mere 2 minutes from my front door, I don't make it over the O.G. on... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Surfcasting, Oxbow Brewing Co (ME)

Written By: Dion on 01/06/2021
Tons of lime on the nose, along with herbal grasses and a light, bready note. Has a bit of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pillar of Beasts, 3 Floyds Brewing Co (IN)

Written By: Dion on 01/05/2021
Fairly early in my beer journey, I discovered 3 Floyds, and their beers were highly sought after.... (see more)