Monthly Archives: January 2011

NJ Beer Co.’s “Weehawken Wee Heavy”

      Well, another two feet of snow has dropped from the unforgiving sky here in NJ. Leaving my arms tired, and my back sore. While my last two posts have focused on Stouts as a winter warming treat, there is a … Continue reading

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Brooklyn “Black Chocolate Stout”

      Continuing where my last post left off I find myself still in winter beer mode. This is most likely due to the fact that in the past few weeks it has been brutally cold, and multiple feet of snow has … Continue reading

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River Horse’s “Oatmeal Milk Stout”

      I don’t know about you but I am tired of winter and we are only a month into it! Luckily there are ways to deal with the cold. When I was a kid I would warm up with some hot … Continue reading

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Lagunitas “Little Sumpin’ Wild Ale” Belgian Strong Ale

      There is something to be said about a good Belgian Strong Ale. I personally find this style of beer to be equally refreshing and enjoyable no matter what the season is. This may be due to the fact that the … Continue reading

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SKA Brewing Co.’s “Modus Hoperandi” IPA

      I recently took a trip to Dallas,TX to visit a good friend. When planing my trip I realized that Texas not only makes a lot of really good craft beer but it also has access to craft beer that I … Continue reading

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Port Brewing “Shark Attack” Double Red Ale

     Every now and again, I come across a beer that makes me think a little bit. I like to pay attention to what I drink and appreciate it, maybe pick it apart a little. However, I love when a beer … Continue reading

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Sierra Nevada “Estate Homegrown Ale”

      I am a firm believer that one of the best gifts that people can give is beer. For too long people have been giving wine as a gift for any special occasion. I think that a nice 22oz bottle or … Continue reading

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Russian River’s “Pliny The Elder”

     It is not uncommon for beer enthusiasts to have a “To Drink”, or “Bucket List” of brews that are harder for them to obtain. Here on the East Coast in central New Jersey I had a beer on my “To … Continue reading

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