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Year of New Beer: GIF, Mile Wide Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 07/08/2020
Nice aroma of roasted malts and light chocolate. A little earthy with some char and coffee notes... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Domo Affogato, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/07/2020
Rock House takes (what I assume to be) their already solid base porter and juices it up with... (see more)


Year of New Beer: GT and the 3Gs, Blue Stallion Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/06/2020
It's a gose, so of course I was going to try it. Very mild aroma that does give off hints of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Are You Pricklish?, Taft's Brewing Co (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 07/05/2020
Pretty low-key in the aroma department, with hints of watermelon and strawberry. Bit of a Sweetart... (see more)


Year of New Beer: That Good Ice, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/04/2020
Drinking from the can, so not able to pick up much on the nose, maybe just a little lime... (see more)


Year of New Beer: DELUXE Movin' To The Country, Gonna Drink Me A Lotta Peaches, Mirror Twin Brewing

Written By: Dion on 07/03/2020
Your eyes do not deceive you...it really is that thick. Like semi-frozen, slushy thick. Straight... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 1): Pulp Patriot Blueberry, BrewDog USA (OH)

Written By: Dion on 07/02/2020
Straying from local once again tonight. Someday I'll learn my lesson. This smells like blueberry... (see more)


Year of New Beer (Rnd 2): Coconut Hefe, Country Boy Brewing Co (Georgetown)

Written By: Dion on 07/02/2020
So this isn't exactly a new beer for me, having had it last year. But given the fact it features... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pear of Peaches, Avery Brewing Co (CO)

Written By: Dion on 07/01/2020
Nose is initially very subdued, with only hints of peach skin and honey. Warmth brings out light... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Monty Python and the Quest for the Hazy Pale, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/30/2020
Mild nose of orange, grapefruit, and light pine, with floral hints upon warming. On the tongue... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Stonewall Inn IPA, Brooklyn Brewery (NY)

Written By: Dion on 06/29/2020
One of only a handful of times I've strayed from local/regional in the last few months, and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cloud Harvest 02, Rhinegeist Brewery (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 06/28/2020
Pretty nice, clean aroma on this one, mostly tangerine. Warmth does bring in some pineapple and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Brownie, West 6th Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/27/2020
I've never poured bourbon over a freshly baked brownie, but I think it would come out pretty... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Apricot Berliner Weiss, Country Boy Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/26/2020
Love apricot beers, so a quick trip to the Georgetown taproom was in order tonight. No doubt as to... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Lil Sampson, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/25/2020
I have always had a soft spot for key lime beers, so getting my hands on this one was a must. MT... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hillbilly Hustle, Country Boy Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/24/2020
Missed this one on its first go-round, so I made sure to grab some over the weekend. Very light... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mochi Strawberry Bender, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/23/2020
Lightly sweet on the nose, reminiscent of strawberry milk. Aroma stays pretty consistent through... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Coconut Key Lime Ruffian, Blue Stallion Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/22/2020
Lime just doesn't go with chocolate...or does it? A big, bold nose of chocolate and roasty malts... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Raspberry Berliner Weisse, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown)

Written By: Dion on 06/21/2020
Perfect beer for a scorcher of a day. Raspberry leaps from the glass, layered over a slightly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Double Tangerine Monster, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 06/20/2020
Finally getting around to trying this, and now I'll have to make a stop at MT next time I'm in... (see more)