Heavy Seas The Great'ER Pumpkin
Imperial pumpkin ale aged in bourbon barrels
Clipper City Brewing, Baltimore, MD
22 ounce bottle, 9% ABV
Poured into a snifter, the beer is a very clear (my photo does not do it justice in this regard)...
Southern Tier Pumking Imperial Pumpkin Ale
Southern Tier Brewing Co., Lakewood, NY
22 oz bomber, 8.6% ABV
Served in the appropriate logo stemmed glass (Long Live the King), Pumking pours out a beautiful pumpkiny orange, ...
Chatoe Rogue Pumpkin Patch Ale
Rogue Brewing Co., Newport, OR
750 ml bright orange bottle, 25 IBU (ABV not specified); cost here in Ohio from $10 - $11.
I picked this up on a recommendation from one of my local beer & wine shops, Cent...
ironarrow42 commented on Mark's blog entry: Sounds awesome! I love a nice, tart Berliner Weisse; it's definitely a less-represented style, unfortunately. I find them incredibly refreshing, and they're great lower alcohol brews for the hot weather. I will definitely look around for this one.
Great Lakes Brewing Co., Cleveland, OH
American-style IPA, 7.5% ABV
Named for an American hero of the War of 1812, it seems only fitting to follow up my previous review of an English-style IPA with this very American one.
Fuggles India Pale Ale, 5.8% ABV
Shipyard Brewing Co., Portland, ME
Fuggles. The name just makes me smile, so we're already off to a promising start!
Poured into a pint nonic glass, the beer is clear, medium-to-light-amber or ...
Westmalle Trappist Abbey, Belgium
Trappist ale, 9.5% ABV
I served this appropriately enough in a stemmed Westmalle glass. The beer is a bright, hazy golden-yellow hue capped with a very thick, dense and slightly rocky white head. The ...
July 8, 2012
ironarrow42 commented on Mark's blog entry: Cool. I'm partial to Wisconsin craft beer in general, and Milwaukee breweries in particular, being a native. Lakefront and Sprecher stand out in my mind.
April 24, 2012
ironarrow42 commented on Mark's blog entry: I don't often partake of hard ciders, but will have to check this one out, especially as it's local for me. Sounds refreshing!
Organic Golden Ale, 9% ABV
Rockmill Brewery, Lancaster, OH
Served in a stemmed Belgian goblet. Pours a brilliant golden hue with some haze and a tall head of white foam. Aroma is very Belgian - spicy and yeasty. Lighte...
Lagunitas Our Own Bavarian-Styled Doppel Weizen
Lagunitas Brewing Co., Petaluma, CA
Alcohol 9% ABV, OG 1.084, 34.2 IBUs
I found out about this beer when my favorite Dayton area grocer, Dorothy Lane Market, just happened to include it ...
Roebling Imperial Robust Porter
Rivertown Brewing Co., Cincinnati, OH
Porter brewed with vanilla beans, cold pressed espresso, & raw cane sugars.
7.8% ABV, 35 IBU
Named for John A. Roebling, the designer of the Roebling suspe...
Sofie Belgian Style Ale 2011
80% Belgian style ale blended with 20% Belgian style ale aged in wine barrels with orange peel
6.5% ABV, bottled on 04/20/11
Goose Island Beer Co., Chicago, IL
Poured bright yellow-gold with a slight chill haze. The near
Avid beerlover & homebrewer. I'm partial to American IPAs, Bavarian hefeweizens, stouts, and Belgian tripels, but appreciate many other beers & beer styles. Always on the lookout to try new beers.
Rockmill Tripel<br>Green Flash West Coast IPA<br>Tripel Karmeliet<br>Schneider Weisse<br>Avery Maharaja<br>Ommegang Ommegeddon<br>North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout<br>Snake River Zonker Stout<br>Sprecher Black Bavarian<br>North Coast Old Stock Ale<br>Unibroue La Fin du Monde<br>Hoppin' Frog B.O.R.I.S. the Crusher
Snow stopped. Sun came out. Turned into a nice but chilly day. Drinking an Odell's Red Ale to finish off the day.