|New South Summer Session 3.4 |
New South Brewing Myrtle Beach,South CarolinaCan thanks to riversideAK. Hazy straw-colored pour with white head of medium duration. Aroma is a mix of citrus and tea. Lightly sweet, moderately bitter with a lot of strong unsweetened iced tea in the flavor. Light body, average carbonation.
|Clown Shoes Bill vs The Mosquitos 3.5 |
Clown Shoes Beer Ipswich,Massachusetts650ml bottle from Zipps in Minneapolis, shared with bananabi11. Golden pour, faintly orange with a white head. Nice citrus nose. The spicy yeast gets the lead in the taste, and the blend does not work as well as it could. Shrug? 13.2
|Home Republic Shine On You Crazy Ryemond 3.7 |
Home Republic Virginia Beach,VirginiaTap. Pours hazy Amber, small beige head, dissipates leaving really nice lacing. Aroma is fairly light, pleasant grapefruit, rye bread, pine. Flavor is light sweet, fully bitter, loads of rye malt here, notes of grapefruit and rye, pine needles, orange zest. Lingering bitterness. Full body, creamy mouthfeel. Wow. This one ain’t fooling around.
|Forest & Main Tau 3.5 |
Forest & Main Brewing Company Ambler,PennsylvaniaDraft notes from F/M. Poured turbid gold with white head. Nose was pale malt, lemongrassy hops, floral finish.
|Chimay Triple / Blanche (White) / Cinq Cents 4.1 |
Chimay Baileux,BelgiumPear and some vanilla in the aroma with definite alcohol as well. Taste is suprisingly rich maltiness and more subtle fruitiness (again, pear) and a strong backbone of spicy and bitter hops. Finishes with a long, lingering sweetness and bitterness. Full bodied, but still finished dry enough to be exceptionally drinkable.
|Fremont Shine Pilsner 4.1 |
Fremont Brewing Company Seattle,WashingtonBomber. Aroma is briefly skunky, wet hayfields, bread. Pours clear golden with a collapsing white head. Taste is herbal hoppy bitter, clean, crisp, refreshing. Really nice. I was kind of skeptical after noting the appearance and the aroma, but it all came together for me after the first drink. Top-notch pils.
|Boulevard Smokestack Series: Tell-Tale Tart 3.0 |
Boulevard Brewing Company (Duvel-Moortgat) Kansas City,MissouriAs with most things boulevard, this one is top notch. A perfectly balanced tart ale. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone
|Modern Times Underworld Dreams 4.8 |
Modern Times Beer San Diego,CaliforniaJumping on to the NE IPA style and doing it right. This beer is crazy fruity on the nose with very clear aromas of the new New Zealand hops being utilized of this style. Citrus, sweet fruity, oranges, peach, passionfruit. I was blown away by this beer. The best west coast NE IPA I’ve had so far.
|Kurant Lunar Cider 2.8 |
Kurant Hand Crafted Ciders Perkasie,PennsylvaniaDraft at Craft. Hazy gold pour, white head. Nose was apple, orange zest. Light palate, some apple, orange zest, light finish.
|Southern Tier Blackwater Series: Salted Caramel 3.9 |
Southern Tier Brewing Company (ABV) Lakewood,New York650ml bottle from Binnys in Highland Park. Shared with bananabi11. Black brown pour. Aroma has chocolate, caramel. Big sweet nose - nice! Taste is of sweet caramel, chocolate. Quite sweet, quite tasty. Maybe salty. Medium to full bodied. Some alcohol. The blend is good. Finishes sweet and salty. 14.3
|Crooked Stave Petite Sour 4.1 |
Crooked Stave Denver,ColoradoBeautifully colored gem. Ruby red vibramt clear pour. Light taste. Super sour and amazing!
|Tangled Roots IPA #1 3.7 |
Tangled Roots Brewing Company Ottawa,IllinoisTap - big foamy head, dark copper color, big grapefruit hop aroma and flavor, moderate bready may backbone, good dry hoppy finish, very good overall
|Indeed Let It Roll IPA 3.8 |
Indeed Brewing Company Minneapolis,MinnesotaHowler from the source, split with bananabi11. Copper orange pour with a white head. Aroma has sweet fruits, malts, citrus and pine. Taste is of sweet tangy fruits, sweet malts. Piney. Resin. Medium bodied, a touch of alcohol presence. The blend is solid. And carbonation is solid. Nice one! 14
|Boneyard Bone-A-Fide 3.9 |
Boneyard Beer Company Bend,OregonOn tap pours out a peach color topped with a small head. Nose is stone fruit hops a nice caramel malty sweetness and some grass. Taste is more of the nice fruity hops and a well balanced malt bill.
|Tangled Roots Belgium Pale Ale 3.4 |
Tangled Roots Brewing Company Ottawa,IllinoisTap - good size foamy head, dark orange copper color, well balanced with earthy and citrus hops, and a biscuity malt backbone, mild yeasty spice finish, good overall