Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Cold Smoke, KettleHouse Brewing Co (MT)

Written By: Dion on 10/12/2020
Aroma ticks all the right boxes for a Scotch ale...caramel malt, light oak, toasted bread crust... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Elusory, Orpheus Brewing (Atlanta)

Written By: Dion on 10/11/2020
Candied tangerine with hints of mango, peach, and herbal grasses. Super soft on the tongue with... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Staghorn Octoberfest, New Glarus Brewing (WI)

Written By: Dion on 10/10/2020
Aroma is fairly subdued, but notes of caramel, bread crust, and light tobacco are present. Fairly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Strange Haze IPA, Highlander Beer (MT)

Written By: Dion on 10/09/2020
Not super hazy, but the nose does carry a nice candied pineapple and light honey. Pretty juicy on... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Dank Side of the Moon, 3rd Planet Brewing Co (FL)

Written By: Dion on 10/08/2020
Pretty much just straight juice on the nose, mostly orange and grapefruit. Faint hints of honey... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cream & Sugar Please, Cycle Brewing Co (FL)

Written By: Dion on 10/07/2020
Roasted malts lead the way on the nose, with a subtle coffee and chocolate building as it warms.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Brewcifer, Church Street Brewing Co (IL)

Written By: Dion on 10/06/2020
Once again cheating myself in the aroma department by drinking straight from the can. Regardless... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sluice Juice, Bent Water Brewing Co (MA)

Written By: Dion on 10/05/2020
Drank this one from the can, so I undoubtedly missed out on some of the aromatics. Even so... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Shine So Bright, Sun Lab Brewing (Miami)

Written By: Dion on 10/04/2020
Contract brewed by Westbrook, so I'm not surprised that it's this good. Super tropical nose that... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barrel Aged Chernobly 2020: Knob Creek, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 10/03/2020
It's hard to go wrong with a beer that punches you in the face with chocolate and bourbon. Rich... (see more)


Year of New Beer: The Juice Double IPA, Madison River Brewing Co (MT)

Written By: Dion on 10/02/2020
Candied orange with hints of grapefruit and pine on the nose. Light caramel as well. Fairly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Mirror Twin 4th Anniversary Special Releases

Written By: Dion on 10/01/2020
That awesome sour isn't the only new can available at MT tomorrow...Hazy Birthday may be the best... (see more)


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

Written By: Dion on 09/30/2020
As part of their 4th Anniversary Party, MT drops a new version of a crowd favorite tomorrow in the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Fresh Bongwater, KettleHouse Brewing Co (MT)

Written By: Dion on 09/29/2020
Definitely herbal on the nose when first poured. Takes on a candied citrus with Warmth. Dank and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Fear and Lotus in Lexington, Mirror Twin Brewing Co.

Written By: Dion on 09/28/2020
Grabbed a can of this a week or so ago, but it's still sitting idle in my fridge. Came to the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Midwest Haze, Sonder Brewing Co (OH)

Written By: Dion on 09/27/2020
Northern Discovery hops yield an interesting nose that seems to be heavy on pine and earthy... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Saturn Ascends, Alexandria Brewing Co (KY)

Written By: Dion on 09/26/2020
Big, roasty, bourbon barrel deliciousness on the nose from the minute this hits the glass.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Wizard Needs Food Badly, Rock House Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 09/25/2020
Ridiculous nose on this...just a ton of banana initially, mellowing out to feature cursory notes... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Prehistoric Bowl Crusher 2.0, Bhramari/Listermann (Asheville/Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 09/24/2020
Love the aroma on this one as it just screams "fruit punch" from the jump. Cherries, lemons, and... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Permanent Staycation, Monnik Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 09/23/2020
Straightforward, refreshing pale ale here. Nose is a nice blend of orange, grapefruit, and a touch... (see more)