• Left Coast The Wedge Black IPA

    Posted August 6, 2012 by Mark

    The Wedge Black IPA from Left Coast Brewing Company in San Clemente, California pours out jet black in color and is topped with a two finger, cappuccino foam colored head that very slowly reduces down. On the nose, a ton of hoppy aromas and mild roast aromas. Aromas of orange, grapefruit, roast grai...

  • Brouwerij Lindemans Framboise Lambic

    Posted August 5, 2012 by Mark

    The Framboise Lambic from Brouwerij Lindemans in Vlezenbeek, Belgium pours out deep beet red in color with some purple hues and is topped with a large, pink colored, tightly knit head that dissipates quite quickly to a thick film with a collar. On the nose, aromas of fresh raspberry, raspberry jam, ...

  • Upslope Brewing Brown Ale

    Posted August 5, 2012 by Mark

    The Brown Ale from Upslope brewing Company in Boulder, Colorado pours out cola brown in color with some light getting through and is topped with a two finger, dense, tan colored head that very slowly reduces down to a thin film with a nice collar. On the nose, wonderful roast grain aromas with choco...

  • Full Sail Top Sail Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Porter

    Posted August 5, 2012 by Mark

    The Brewmaster Reserve Top Sail Bourbon Barrel Aged Imperial Porter from Full Sail Brewing Company in Hood River, Oregon is aged for 1 year in Maker's Mark, Jim Beam & Austin Nichols bourbon barrels. This 2012 release was brewed in January 2011 and released in February 2012.   Top Sail pours ...

  • Elysian Brewing Manic IPA Series Prometheus IPA

    Posted August 4, 2012 by Mark

    The Manic IPA Series Prometheus IPA from Elysian Brewing Company in Seattle, Washington pours out a cloudy, slightly burnt orange in color and is topped with an evenly bubbled, white, two finger head that gradually reduces down to a film. On the nose, tangerine, orange, lemon, grass, pine and carame...

  • Marble Brewery Red Ale

    Posted August 4, 2012 by Mark

    The Red Ale from Marble Brewery in Albuquerque, New Mexico pours out a clear, deep amber in color with some tea colored, brownish hues, and is topped with a two finger, off-white, uniformly bubbled head that slowly reduces down to a thin film with a collar. On the nose, aromas of fresh, juicy hops, ...

  • Lagunitas Pils Czech Style Pilsner

    Posted August 4, 2012 by Mark

    The Pils Czech Style Pilsner from Lagunitas Brewing Company in Petaluma, California pours out a brassy gold in color with wonderful clarity and is topped with just over a finger of snow white, finely bubbled head that gradually reduces down leaving a small collar. On the nose, aromas of cracker, bre...

  • Rogue Ales John John Ale

    Posted August 3, 2012 by Mark

    The John John Ale (Dead Guy Ale Aged in Dead Guy Whiskey Barrels) from Rogue Ales in Newport, Oregon pours out an orangey copper in color with some cloud and sediment and is topped with a two finger, off-white, foamy head that reduces down to a thick film with a nice collar. On the nose, caramel, wo...

  • Brouwerij Lindemans Cassis Lambic

    Posted August 3, 2012 by Mark

    The Cassis Lambic from Brouwerij Lindemans in Vlezenbeek, Belgium pours out a dark cherry red in color and is topped with a large, purplish-pink colored head that slowly reduces down to a film with nice collar. On the nose, aromas of grape juice, black currant, light funk and a little earthiness. In...

  • Green Flash Imperial IPA

    Posted August 2, 2012 by Mark

    The Imperial IPA from Green Flash Brewing Company in San Diego, California pours out a brassy-orange in color with some cloud and is topped with a large, off-white, foamy head that has some serious staying power. On the nose, lovely bitter hop aromas; dank, vegetal, tangerine rind, lemon, flower and...