Blog Entries

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

Written By: Dion on 07/21/2019
Lemon zest and floral grasses dominate the nose, warming to offer up a little bit of grapefruit... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Rum Barrel Lexipolitan, Blue Stallion Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/20/2019
To celebrate their 6th Anniversary, Blue Stallion gives us beer nerds the gift of two special... (see more)

Year of New Beer: The Art of Mixing a Beer: Passion Fruit Margarita

Written By: Dion on 07/19/2019
 Evil Twin Brewing (NY). A seemingly equal blend of tropical and citrus fruits greet the... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Trustafarian, Champion Brewing Co (VA)

Written By: Dion on 07/18/2019
Candied orange, hints of melon, honey, and a light alcohol note on the nose. Citrus leads the way... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Peach Fog, Platform Beer Co (Cleveland)

Written By: Dion on 07/17/2019
I'm a sucker for a good looking can, and this one fits the bill. Nice citrus aromas early... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Buckin' Mule Moscow Mule Ale, Great Lakes Brewing Co (Cleveland)

Written By: Dion on 07/16/2019
So maybe this is more "Sauntering" as opposed to "Buckin". Sweet, lager-like cereal grains on... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Barreled Doppelbock, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/15/2019
Not sure why I hadn't tried this before, but it was the lone new beer on the board tonight, so my... (see more)

Year of New Beer: There's No Hazing in Baseball, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 07/14/2019
Simple and straightforward, this one uses a relatively new hop, Waimea, to produce awesome citrus... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Filo Dreams, Barrel Theory Beer Company (MN)

Written By: Snobby Beer Bitches on 07/13/2019
Every now and then, I open something by myself and I know immediately that it was a mistake. Not... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Freaky Hijiki, Interboro Spirits and Ales (Brooklyn)

Written By: Dion on 07/12/2019
Mostly lemon zest on the nose, with only faint hints of berry tartness and bready notes to... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Castle in Brooklyn, Ocelot Brewing Co (VA)

Written By: Dion on 07/11/2019
Really nice mango and tangerine with a light herbal dankness on the nose. Very smooth on tongue... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Kingdom Half Mine, Ocelot Brewing Co (VA)

Written By: Dion on 07/10/2019
Grapefruit, melon, mango, and some light guava on the nose, warming to feature a touch of... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Hop Alley IPA, Frenchtown Brewing Co (St. Thomas, USVI)

Written By: Dion on 07/09/2019
Classic IPA aroma with tangerine peel, caramel malt, and a touch of pine. Citrus really pops on... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Lil' Nap, Prairie Artisan Ales (OK)

Written By: Dion on 07/08/2019
Pungent blackberries greet the nose with undercurrents of lime, lemon, and light cedar.... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Pocket Watch, Urban Artifact (Cincinnati)

Written By: Dion on 07/07/2019
Very fruit forward nose that offers up plenty of jam-like notes as the grape and plum alternate... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Halsdurchschlag, Central State Brewing Co (IN)

Written By: Dion on 07/06/2019
I knew I'd most likely exhaust my new beer options rather quickly on this trip, so I came... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Flight, St. John Brewers (St. John)

Written By: Dion on 07/05/2019
L to R goes: NEIPA, Double IPA, Session Ale, and Amber ale. While all were good, the Juicy Booty... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Island Life, Leatherback Brewing Co (St. Croix)

Written By: Dion on 07/04/2019
Clean, light nose of cracker malts and a touch of floral hops. A little bit of cereal grain... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Bush Life, Leatherback Brewing Co (St. Croix)

Written By: Dion on 07/03/2019
Nose opens with a pretty big spice note, with a generous kick of ginger and herbal lemon tea. On... (see more)

Year of New Beer: Reef Life, Leatherback Brewing Co (St. Croix)

Written By: Dion on 07/02/2019
Not expecting to find many new beers this week, but this was a pleasant surprise. Nice tropical... (see more)