Category: Beer

Two Brothers Heavy Handed

Two Brothers Heavy Handed is an American IPA, 6.7% ABV. I cannot find a bottle date printed, but I will assume this is very fresh. This is certainly the time of year when we start...

Hair Of The Dog Putin

Hair Of The Dog Putin is a Russian Imperial Stout, 14% ABV. This review is for the 2015 vintage of this beer. According to the bottle Brouwerij de Molen was instrumental in the creation...

Stone Vanilla Bean Porter

Stone Vanilla Bean Porter is an American Porter brewed with Madagascar vanilla beans, 5.9% ABV. Bottled on 08/21/16, opened on 10/14/16. There is a best by date, but it has smeared off of the bottle...

Schlafly Noble Lager

Schlafly Noble Lager is an American Pale Lager, 5% ABV. Bottled on 08/25/16, opened on 10/01/16. Bottle provided for review. This is one fine looking beer that pours with a crystal clear straw yellow/golden...

Ormond Brewing Donkey Jote

Ormond Brewing Donkey Jote is an American Double/Imperial IPA aged in tequila barrels. No ABV or bottle date. Someone visiting Service Brewing dropped this off for us a few months ago. I’m not sure if they...

Red Hare Barrel Aged Sticky Stout

Red Hare Barrel Aged Sticky Stout is an Oatmeal Stout aged in whiskey barrels, 5.5% ABV, best by date of 12/24/16. According to the can this appears to be the second release in The Rare...

Port Brewing 10 Year Anniversary Ale

Port Brewing 10 Year Anniversary Ale is an American Double/Imperial IPA, 11% ABV. There is no bottle date listed, but the label does indicate that an Anniversary DIPA is released each year in May. At...

Rogue Promise Gone Aw-Rye

Rogue Promise Gone Aw-Rye is a Red Rye IPA, that is brewed with Rogue Farms Dream Rye, 7.5% ABV. This beer was originally brewed strictly as a one-time holiday gift for Rogue employees. As the...

Orpheus Coffee Minotaur

Orpheus Coffee Minotaur is an American Wild Ale aged in whiskey barrels with Java Lords coffee, 8% ABV. No bottle or best by date. I dropped a few bucks on this 22oz bottle (about $18...

Bell’s Oktoberfest Beer

Bell’s Oktoberfest Beer is a Märzen/Oktoberfest, 5.5% ABV, bottled on 08/18/16, opened on 10/01/16. This pours with a somewhat hazy amber color that has some orange and red highlights, a minimal off white head that...