Monthly Archives: April 2010

Harpoon’s Island Creek Oyster Stout

This novel stout was on tap recently at a very classy craft beer bar that I have indirectly mentioned in previous posts. Every few weeks or so I get the chance to pop in a try a couple great beers … Continue reading

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"Hop Rod"

Lately I have had the pleasure of trying some Bear Republic Brews. Earlier I have posted about “Apex“, and that was good. I have had the “Racer 5” and that was great. This post I am focusing on “Hop Rod” … Continue reading

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Confluence From Allagash

This brew was recently on tap at a place I like to visit every so often. I saw them post it on facebook, and knew this is one I did not want to miss. I was not sure what to … Continue reading

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Victory’s Royal Stout

I enjoy a good Stout. Most of us know flavor the characteristics a typical stout should possess to make it enjoyable. I particularly enjoy when a stout throws me a curve ball and makes me think. I believe that I … Continue reading

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Beer and Zombies (Part 3)

     Here is the third and final installment of my “Beer and Zombies” series. Sponsored by my very good friend and his “Zom-Brew-Thon“! I returned for the last time to my friend’s fridge to check out one more brew. I … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Brew, Chili, Fuller's London Porter, Porter, Zom-Brew-Thon, Zombie | 2 Comments

Beer and Zombies (Part 2)

     This is part two of my Beerventure at the “Zom-Brew-Thon” my good friend hosted last week! Just to re-cap, last post I reviewed the beer that I brought. Now to check out a brew someone else brought. As I … Continue reading

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Beer and Zombies

A very good friend of mine is a huge Zombie fan. Occasionally he will host zombie movie marathons. I got the invite for another “Zomba-thon”. However, this event had a new twist. This was a Zomba-thon / Beer tasting. Each … Continue reading

Posted in Beer, Brains, Brew, Double IPA, Founders, Rye, Rye P.A. Red's Rye P.A., Zom-Brew-Thon, Zomba-thon, Zombie | 2 Comments

Pumpkin in Spring

I know it is spring time and not fall. Does this tiny triviality mean that I can not enjoy a pumpkin beer? Well, I am not going to let the fact that everyone is dying eggs instead of carving gourds … Continue reading

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