Monthly Archives: March 2010

Top Bear

Being from Central, NJ, I have not found too much from Bear Republic available to me. Perhaps I just have been looking in the wrong places. Either way, when I see something from Bear Republic available in my area I … Continue reading

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Allagash Tripel Reserve

This Abbey Style Tripel was on tap at my favorite pub recently. I have always enjoyed the spicy quality that Belgian style beers tend to offer, so was looking forward to a real treat when I ordered this. It came … Continue reading

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A Stout’s Stout

I picked up this brew to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Since I AM Irish, I figured I can enjoy a Guinness or Smithwick’s any other day of the year. I wanted to celebrate with something I had not had before. … Continue reading

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One Good Stout

I am a huge fan of stouts. To me a good strong stout is just like getting a big bear hug from a best friend. You can’t beat that! I had the chance to have a pint of Dark Horse … Continue reading

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New to the Farmhouse

This brew was a gift from my wife. Beer as a gift, is the next best thing to getting money as a gift! This is a Saison or Farmhouse style brew. This is actually the first I have tried in … Continue reading

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Coffee Beer: Planet Bean

I recently came across the Spring House Brewing Co.’s Planet Bean Coffee Stout on tap. In addition to beer, I am also a coffee fan, so I get really excited to try a coffee beer! This was served to me … Continue reading

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Pour Some Shugga

Lagunitas Brown Shugga has made me open my mind back up to the world of Barley Wine style beers. I have had a few barley wine beers and none of them were bad or terrible, I just never enjoyed one. … Continue reading

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