Category: Beer Reviews

Moon River Tripka’s Big Barleywine

Moon River Tripka’s Big Barleywine is an English-style Barleywine aged one year in Heaven Hill Bourbon Barrels, 13% ABV. Product provided for review. I had a chance to try this at Moon River’s epic 2016...

Samuel Adams Hopscape

Samuel Adams Hopscape is an American Pale Wheat Ale brewed with Chinook, Citra, Centennial and Zeus hops, 5.5% ABV. This “west coast style” wheat ale is a new winter seasonal designed to bridge the gap...

Founders Pale Joe

Founders Pale Joe is an American Pale Ale brewed with coffee, 5.4% ABV. I took a chance on picking up a single of this beer bottled on 08/10/16 when I saw it in Florida at the...

Coppertail Brewing Distortion Field

Coppertail Brewing Distortion Field is an American IPA, brewed with Pekko, Mosaic & Galaxy hops, 8% ABV.  I had myself a 4 oz pour of this at the brewery, and that was enough to make...

Rogue Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout

Rogue Shakespeare Oatmeal Stout clocks in at a reasonable 5.8% ABV, no bottle date. This pours with a deep black color with a big fluffy brown head. The aroma presents a balanced blend of roasted barley, malt...

Toppling Goliath PseudoSue

Toppling Goliath PseudoSue is an American Pale Ale. No ABV listed on the can, packaged on 11/30/16, opened on 01/03/17. If you enjoy craft beer you have probably heard the buzz about Toppling Goliath...

Pair O’ Dice The Pit Boss Triple IPA

Pair O’ Dice The Pit Boss Triple IPA clocks in at a massive 11.5% ABV with whopping 125 IBU. No package date. There seems to be a never ending supply of new breweries in the Tampa...

Union Craft Brewing Snow Pants

Union Craft Brewing Snow Pants is an Oatmeal Stout, 8% ABV, canned on 11/23/16, opened on 01/01/17. This pours with a dark chocolate brown color and has a good looking tan head that settles several...