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  • Sierra Nevada Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop Ale

    The Southern Hemisphere Harvest Fresh Hop Ale 2013 from Sierra Nevada Brewing Company in Chico, California pours out amber in color with good clarity and is topped with a two finger, sticky, white head that reduces to film with a slightly larger collar. On the nose, aromas of grass, pine, bread and ...
  • FiftyFifty Brewing 2012 Eclipse Imperial Stout Elijah Craig

    The 2012 Eclipse Imperial Stout - Elijah Craig (20 Year) from FiftyFifty Brewing Company in Truckee, California pours out pitch black in color with no light getting though and is topped with an almost a two finger, dense, mocha colored head that slowly reduces to a film with a good sized collar. On ...
  • Odell Brewing Celastrina Saison Ale

    The Cellar Reserve Series Celastrina Saison Ale from Odell Brewing Company in Fort Collins, Colorado pours out a cloudy golden-orange in color with a large, white, soapy head that slowly reduces down to a very thin film with a quarter inch collar. A spicy saison on the nose with a good amount of clo...
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  • Bear Republic Black Racer IPA

    The Black Racer IPA from Bear Republic Brewing Company in Healdsburg, California pours out very dark brown, almost black, in color with just a little light getting through on the edges and is topped with a two finger, latte colored head that slowly reduces down to a thin film with a good sized colla...
  • Brash Beer The Bollocks Imperial IPA

    The Bollocks Imperial IPA from Brash Beer (brewed by Ipswich Brewing Co.) in Ipswich, Massachusetts pours out a deep golden-amber in color with good clarity and is topped with a two finger, off-white, dense head that slowly reduces down to a thin film with a good sized collar. On the nose, nice and ...
  • Great Divide Brewing Co. 19th Anniversary Ale

    The 19th Anniversary Ale from Great Divide Brewing Company in Denver, Colorado pours out a golden-amber in color, almost like a liquid brass, with good clarity and is topped with a two finger, finely bubbled, white head that slowly reduces to a thin film with a large collar. On the nose, woody, eart...
  • Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project St. Bretta Witbier

    The St. Bretta Witbier (brewed with Minneola Tangelo - a hybrid of Duncan Grapefruit and Dancy Mandarin Orange) from Crooked Stave Artisan Beer Project in Denver, Colorado pours out a yellow-orange straw in color with some cloud and is topped with a two finger, snow white, dense head that slowly red...
  • Brash Beer Item 9 Ale

    The Item 9 Ale from Brash Beer (brewed by Mercury Brewing Co.) in Ipswich, Massachusetts pours out brass in color with good clarity and is topped with a large, white head that slowly reduces to a thick film with a larger collar. A citrus hoppy nose with aromas of mandarin orange, orange peel, pine, ...
  • Trinity Brewing Pappy Legba Imperial Saison

    The Pappy Legba Imperial Saison from Trinity Brewing Company in Colorado Springs, Colorado pours out a crimson in color with just a little haze and is topped with a one finger, off-white head that reduces down to a thin film with a quarter inch collar. On the nose, a good dose of spice and funk with...
  • Prairie Artisan Ales Prairie Hop Ale

    The Prairie Hop Dry-Hopped Belgian Style Ale from Prairie Artisan Ales (brewed by Krebs Brewing Co.) in Krebs, Oklahoma pours out a cloudy, bright orange in color topped by a two finger, white head that is meringue like and slowly recedes to a film with a slightly larger collar. Aromas of apricot, g...