Blog Entries

Year of New Beer: In Perpetuity, Tree House Brewing (MA)

Written By: Dion on 04/16/2019
 Nose is clean and pretty simple...mostly a tangerine-like kick with subtle tropical fruit... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Ocular Pat Down, Odd Side Ales (MI)

Written By: Dion on 04/15/2019
Lots of chocolate on the nose, joined by a sweet vanilla and marshmallow. Light coffee with... (see more)


Year of New Beer: No Brainer, Victory Brewing Co (PA)

Written By: Dion on 04/14/2019
Somewhat muddled nose of citrus and pine with hints of herbal grasses. On the tongue, a bit of... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Raspberry Provincial, Funkwerks (CO)

Written By: Dion on 04/13/2019
Bright fruits hit the nose in the form of raspberry, lemon, and tart apples, with a gentle wheat... (see more)


Year of New Beer: 1230 Flamingo Road, Bearded Iris Brewing Co (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 04/12/2019
Tropical fruits abound on the nose, with the listed passion fruit and guava obviously popping, but... (see more)


Year of New Beer: DJ Roomba (El Dorado), Mile Wide Beer Co (Louisville)

Written By: Dion on 04/11/2019
Plenty of orange and floral notes on the nose, with just a slight bread/cracker malt. Flavors are... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Espresso Totalitarian, Stone Brewing (CA)

Written By: Dion on 04/10/2019
Aromas of coffee, cocoa powder, burnt sugar, and charred malts lead the way on a moderately... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Hop Jack IPA, Blackstone Brewing (TN)

Written By: Dion on 04/09/2019
You know it's a throwback to old school IPAs when you can see through it. Citrus peel and caramel... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Portly Stout, Turtle Anarchy Brewing Co (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 04/08/2019
Fairly standard stout aroma of chocolate, roasted malts, and mild coffee. Pretty roasty on the... (see more)


Year of New Beer: TANG Hill, Southern Grist Brewing Co (Nashville)

Written By: Dion on 04/07/2019
Honestly not a ton on the aroma. Pretty subdued candied orange and just a bit of sweet malt base.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Smash, Commonwealth Brewing Co (VA)

Written By: Dion on 04/06/2019
Sour candy-like fruits on the nose with pink grapefruit and lime nudging out the guava. Just a... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barrel Vanilla Smoked Porter, Brewery Ommegang (NY)

Written By: Dion on 04/05/2019
Very nice nose that certainly features the bourbon aspect, but also allows chocolate, dark fruits... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Orange You Glad It's Not Another Hazy Pun, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 04/04/2019
New Beer, But Not Quite New Beer.  I really enjoyed this beer when it first came out for... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Lemonade Lager, Country Boy Brewing (Georgetown)

Written By: Dion on 04/04/2019
Very subdued nose that eventually warms to release lemongrass and a very light ginger atop... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Haze and Back Again, Mirror Twin Brewing Co (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 04/03/2019
Grapefruit, pineapple, and mango on the nose, with a touch of a resinous tone as the temperature... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Citrannati, Wooden Cask Brewing Co (Newport, KY)

Written By: Dion on 04/02/2019
OK, I'm just going to have to assume that the 2 beers I've tried from this brewery have been old... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Cloud Walker, Victory Brewing Co (PA)

Written By: Dion on 04/01/2019
Grapefruit and tangerine for sure on the nose, with another note that seems to waver between berry... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Raspberry Truffle W-n-B, Terrapin Beer Co (GA)

Written By: Dion on 03/31/2019
Nice coffee and chocolate on the nose, with hints of tart berries developing through the glass.... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Bourbon Barreled El Chaco, Maiden City Brewing Co (Cynthiana, KY)

Written By: Dion on 03/30/2019
The nose is greeted right away by a burst of coffee, rich and robust in its presentation. Bourbon... (see more)


Year of New Beer: Pink Brut IPA, Country Boy Brewing (Lexington)

Written By: Dion on 03/29/2019
Brewing with Pink Boots Society members nationwide, the ladies of Country Boy have whipped up a... (see more)