Category: Beer

Union Craft Brewing Foxy

Union Craft Brewing Foxy is an American IPA, 6.5% ABV, canned on 11/30/16, opened on 12/12/16. This is called a Seasonal IPA on the can, and by the packaging date and artwork we will assume...

Orpheus Minotaur

Orpheus Minotaur is an American Wild Ale aged in whiskey barrels, 8% ABV, no bottle or best by date. I got a chance to try Coffee Minotaur (the version of this beer that was also...

Wicked Weed Dark Age

Wicked Weed Dark Age is an American Double/Imperial Stout aged in Bourbon Barrels, 12% ABV, bottled on 10/25/16, opened on 12/17/16. The beer pours as black as you might expect with just a little light...

Jekyll Brewing Redneck Christmas Stout

Jekyll Brewing Redneck Christmas Stout is brewed with coffee, chocolate and peppermint, 8% ABV, no bottle date. This beer pours with the black color you expect, and a solid light tan head that forms on...

Founders Lizard Of Koz

Founders Lizard Of Koz is an American Double/Imperial Stout brewed with blueberries, vanilla, and chocolate then aged in Bourbon Barrels, 10.5% ABV. The latest beer in The Backstage Series pours with a nice black color...

Service Brewing R&D Geek Out Stout 2016

In the interest of full disclosure, BDR’s own Keith Dion works as cellerman for Service Brewing. Although he’s normally our go-to beer review guy, he feels that he can’t objectively review the beers he...

Reformation Declaration

Reformation Declaration is a Russian Imperial Stout, 9.7% ABV, no bottle date. The beer pours with a pitch black color and a large beige head that settles down to a nice creamy layer on top...

Happy Birthday Louis Pasteur

It’s the time of year to celebrate the birth of a man who has brought understanding and clarity to the world. Happy Birthday, Louis Pasteur. You may best know Pasteur from the process that...

Sixpoint Global Warmer

Sixpoint Global Warmer is an American Amber/Red Ale, 7% ABV, best by date of 02/20/17, opened on 12/11/16. Can provided for review. I picked up a 4 pack of this a few years ago expecting...