Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: Koru, MadTree Brewing (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 08/09/2019
Modest nose of citrus, dry grass, and a baked white bread. More fruity hop profile on the tongue... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Peanut Butter Shake, Westbrook Brewing Co (SC)

Written By: Dion on 08/08/2019
Whereas last night's beer was weird and I couldn't really decide if I liked it, this one is... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Blue Milk, Carton Brewing/J. Wakefield Brewing (NJ/Miami)

Written By: Dion on 08/07/2019
Obviously it looks weird. It also smells and tastes weird. Not bad, just a little odd. Mostly... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Snowbull Fights, Bolero Snort Brewery (NJ)

Written By: Dion on 08/06/2019
Candied pineapple bursts forth on the pour, with background notes of apricot, lime, and a touch of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Juicier Than Thou, Heretic Brewing Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 08/05/2019
Big tropical fruit notes of pineapple and mango lead the way, taking on some light herbal notes... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Akasha flight, Akasha Brewing Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 08/04/2019
Finally made my long overdue visit to the taproom today, and it didn't disappoint. Starting on... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hazeward Bound, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 08/03/2019
The haze train keeps rolling in this new offering that features Motueka and Waimea hops. Nice... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Barrel Aged Birthday Bomb, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 08/02/2019
It doesn't take long for the aroma of this beer to inform you that you have a beast on your... (see more)


Year of New-ish Beer: Wheezing The Juice, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 08/01/2019
As the great philosopher Pauly Shore once said, "This...this is what put this place on the map."... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Albino Pygmy Puma, 2nd Shift Brewing (MO)

Written By: Dion on 08/01/2019
Bland, generic citrus from start to finish, on both the nose and the tongue. Doesn't seem to know... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Caramelicious, Platform Beer Co (OH)

Written By: Dion on 07/31/2019
Smooth milk chocolate and caramel dominate the nose, augmented by a light nuttiness. Sweet caramel... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Haze-Ja-Vu, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/30/2019
So you feel like you've been here before...haze...hops...juice...is that such a bad thing?... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Rum Barrel Aged Tropical Gose, Blue Stallion Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/29/2019
Finally getting around to the second of the 6th Anniversary beers, and all I can say is, "Wow."... (see more)


Year of New Beer: I Don't Like Mondays, Fat Orange Cat Brew Co (CT)

Written By: Dion on 07/28/2019
Huge wave of pineapple juice hits the nose first, backed up by grapefruit peel and some herbal... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Notorious P.O.G., Stone Brewing Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/27/2019
Great nose on this one as the three namesake fruits--passion fruit, orange, and guava, come... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Coconut Cream Pie Blonde Stout, Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project/Untitled Art (C

Written By: Dion on 07/26/2019
Sweet, toasted coconut greets the nose alongside coffee with cream and a touch of cocoa. Aroma... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Lil' Squeezy, Deschutes Brewery (OR)

Written By: Dion on 07/25/2019
Little to nothing on the nose, maybe an almost artificial melon and a touch of candied citrus.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Brewligans, 2nd Shift Brewing (MO)

Written By: Dion on 07/24/2019
Really nice aroma that features a ton of orange and grapefruit initially, turning slightly sweet... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Little Sumpin' Hazy, Lagunitas Brewing Co (CA)

Written By: Dion on 07/23/2019
Solid aroma that leans citrus as grapefruit and orange lead, with hints of peach skin in the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Sunny Cat, 2nd Shift Brewing (St. Louis)

Written By: Dion on 07/22/2019
The advertised tangerine peel comes through loud and clear on the nose, backed by a bit of... (see more)