Monthly Archives: June 2010

Trader Joe’s Brews Series #3 "Bohemian Lager"

     For the third installment of my Trader Joe’s Brews Series, I decided to see about their Bohemian Lager. Just like the

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Imperial Oat

     I may have mentioned previously that I am a fan of Stouts. I am especially a fan of Oatmeal Stouts. There is just something about the intense, dark, roasted coffee, chocolate flavor that I love. This is probably … Continue reading

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Hop-A-Lot-Amus

     I have had the opportunity to sample many of the beers offered by the River Horse Brewing Company in Lambertville, NJ. It is my closest local brewery. It is tucked back in a part of Lambertville that many visitors … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s Brews Series #2 "Dunkelweizen"

     Welcome to the second installment of the Trader Joe’s Brew Series. This time around I picked up their Dunkelweizen. Like the Vienna Style Lager I reviewed From TJ’s, this beer is brewed by the Gordon Biersch Brewing Company. … Continue reading

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Helios – God of the Sun

     Saison is a style of beer that I have not had all that many of, so my frame of reference is rather limited. Although, I like to think that I know a good brew when I have one … Continue reading

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"Ello Gubna"

I have been hearing a lot of buzz lately about Oskar Blues release of it’s Imperial IPA “Gubna”. I have had most of their other brews and have enjoyed each one. I only imagined that the quality of this beer … Continue reading

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"The Poet"

     I saw this single 12oz bottle sitting on a shelf of other single bottles of brew meant for mixing your own six-pack. The label was very Edgar Allen Poe. Being a fan of Oatmeal Stouts and creepiness in … Continue reading

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Trader Joe’s Brews Series Part #1 "Vienna Style Lager"

There is a Trader Joe’s grocery store that recently opened close to where I live in Central NJ. The interesting thing about this grocery store is that it has a liquor license. It is not a common thing in New … Continue reading

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Christmas 2008 in June 2010

     Sometimes I lose myself in the craft beer section at the liquor store. I feel like I might miss something new and exciting or exotic if I don’t look at everything! You just never know what is new … Continue reading

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