Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Atomic-Res, Sixpoint Brewery (NY)

Written By: Dion on 02/25/2020
The can might say "New England Style", but nothing could be further from the truth. Like most... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Truck Chaser Creamsicle Double IPA, Wild Leap Brew Co (GA)

Written By: Dion on 02/24/2020
Candied orange and vanilla on the nose, with very little else standing out. Big orange note on the... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Hazy Midwest Clouds, Mile Wide Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 02/23/2020
Hints of pineapple, mango, and grain husk on the nose, with really none of the pink guava... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Louisville Trip

Written By: Dion on 02/22/2020
Up first was the Toasted Coconut Brain Check, Akasha Brewing (Louisville). Nice, rich chocolate on... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Boom Crash Hopera, Beachwood Brewing/AleSmith Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 02/21/2020
Loads of candied pineapple and mango on the nose, with a significant caramel malt backbone. Hops... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Apologize Less 6, Birds Fly South Ale Project (SC)

Written By: Dion on 02/20/2020
Juicy with plenty of orange/tangerine, but not nearly the guava I was wanting. Soft with a... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Batida with Passionfruit, Southern Grist Brewing Co/Finback Brewery (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 02/19/2020
An aroma with loads of passionfruit, tangerine, lime, and coconut transports you straight to the... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Viking Space Probe Double IPA, Stone Brewing Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 02/18/2020
Solid blend of tropical fruit, melon, and herbal grasses on the nose. On the tongue, the dank herb... (see more)

Year of New Beer: The Knights Who Say NEIPA, Pontoon Brewing (GA)

Written By: Dion on 02/17/2020
Pretty old school on the nose with a lot of candied orange and pineapple sitting atop light pine... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Meeting Place, Almanac Beer Co/Blackberry Farm Brewery (CA/TN)

Written By: Dion on 02/16/2020
Nose opens with tart peach and apricot, but very quickly takes on notes of oak, dry hay, cork, and... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Two new brews today

Written By: Dion on 02/15/2020
On the left is Super Premium Lager, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown). Crisp, with a very mild... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Double Shot Edition

Written By: Dion on 02/14/2020
On the left is Barreled Dark Cherry Chocolate Stout, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown, KY).... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Garden of Fire, TrimTab Brewing (Birmingham)

Written By: Dion on 02/13/2020
Interesting hop bill on this one makes it stand out from the crowd. Nose starts off with plenty of... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Vanilla Black Note, Bell's Brewery (MI)

Written By: Dion on 02/12/2020
Just an unbelievably decadent nose on this one. Chocolate cake batter, figs, espresso, bourbon... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Luminous, Rusty Rail Brewing Co (PA)

Written By: Dion on 02/11/2020
White chocolate dominates the nose, sweet with a vanilla creaminess. Subdued nut and lightly... (see more)

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

Written By: Dion on 02/10/2020
Since I was out of town when it was released, I'm a little late to the party on this one. But... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Tropical Blender IPA, Clown Shoes (MA)

Written By: Dion on 02/09/2020
Aroma features hints of guava and mango as described on the label, although both are a bit more... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Road 2 Ruin Double IPA, Two Roads Brewing Co (CT)

Written By: Dion on 02/08/2020
Nice nose that starts off pretty herbal and dank before letting some candied orange and light... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Farmhand Series Barn Paintin' Gose Sour Ale, Wyndridge Farm Brewing (PA)

Written By: Dion on 02/07/2020
First things first...this may be the most effervescent beer I've ever had. Typically, bubbles... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Aged Nate's Coffee Stout, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown)

Written By: Dion on 02/06/2020
Day 2 of the 8th Birthday Celebration sees one of the best coffee stouts around get the Weller... (see more)