• Renaissance 8 WIRED Nøgne Ø Ø For Awesome Imperial Amber Ale

    Posted September 29, 2012 by Mark

    The Ø For Awesome Imperial Amber Ale, a collaboration craft beer from Renaissance Brewing Company (Marlborough, New Zealand), 8 Wired Brewing Company (Blenheim, New Zealand) and Nøgne Ø (Grimstad, Norway), is a based on a 3-way blend of 8 Wired's Hopwired IPA, Renaissance Brewin...

  • Elevation Beer Signal de Botrange Farmhouse Ale

    Posted September 26, 2012 by Mark

    The Double Black Diamond Series Signal de Botrange Farmhouse Ale Aged in Chardonnay Wine Barrels (the first craft beer in the Double Black Diamond Series) from Elevation Beer Company in Poncha Springs, Colorado pours out a murky, burnt orange and is topped with a one finger, off-white colored head t...

  • Elysian Brewing Maelstrom Blood Orange Ale

    Posted September 26, 2012 by Mark

    The Maelstrom Blood Orange Ale is the eighth craft beer in the 12 Beer of the Apocalypse Series from Elysian Brewing Company in Seattle, Washington. Maelstrom Blood Orange Ale pours out a cloudy orange in color with a large, off-white head that very slowly reduces to a thick film. On the nose, a cit...

  • Odell Brewing The Meddler Oud Bruin Ale

    Posted September 26, 2012 by Mark

    The Meddler Oud Bruin Ale from Odell Brewing Company in Fort Collins, Colorado pours out dark chocolate brown in color with just a little light getting through and is topped with a two finger, large bubbled, tan head that reduces down quite quickly to thin collar. On the nose, tart and acidic with a...

  • Stone Brewing Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale

    Posted September 25, 2012 by Mark

    The Oaked Arrogant Bastard Ale from Stone Brewing Company in Escondido, California pours out a deep amber in color with good clarity and is topped with a two finger, tan head that slowly reduces to a thin film with a nice sized collar. On the nose, hoppy and malty. Aromas of toffee, citrus rind, pin...

  • Funkwerks Cherry Saison 2012

    Posted September 24, 2012 by Mark

    The 2012 Cherry Saison from Funkwerks in Fort Collins, Colorado pours out a deep ruby-brown in color with little light getting through and is topped with a one finger, tan head that quickly reduces down leaving a thin collar. On the nose, sweet and tart with a little funk. Aromas of cherry, barnyard...

  • Odell Brewing Shenanigans Oak Aged Crimson Ale

    Posted September 23, 2012 by Mark

    The Shenanigans Oak Aged Crimson Ale from Odell Brewing Company in Fort Collins, Colorado pour out a deep crimson in color with some cloud and is topped by a densely knit, cream colored head that slowly breaks down to a thin film with a slightly larger collar. On the nose, slightly sour with some ea...

  • Odell Brewing Deconstruction Golden Ale

    Posted September 23, 2012 by Mark

    The Deconstruction Golden Ale from Odell Brewing Company in Fort Collins, Colorado pours out orange in color with some golden hues and a little cloud. An enormous soapy, white head sits atop the brew and slowly breaks down to a film with a nice collar. On the nose, this smells very Belgian with a go...

  • No-Li Brewhouse Jet Star Imperial IPA

    Posted September 22, 2012 by Mark

    The Jet Star Imperial IPA from No-Li Brewhouse in Spokane, Washington pours out copper in color with wonderful clarity and is topped with a one and a half finger white head that reduces down to a thin film quite quickly. On the nose, lovely hoppy goodness. Aromas of pine, citrus rind, grass, light c...

  • Upslope Brewing Pumpkin Ale

    Posted September 21, 2012 by Mark

    The Limited Release Pumpkin Ale from Upslope Brewing Company in Boulder, Colorado pours out amber in color with some garnet hues, good clarity and is topped with a two finger, densely knit, fine bubbled head that slowly reduces down to a thin film. On the nose, aromas of roast pumpkin, allspice, bro...