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IPA tasting

by Wineman 13 years ago

Partipated in a tasting of American IPAs. Here are the ales tasted in the order of preference with some notes: Stoudt’s Double IPA Bottle conditioned 10% abv (Deep golden color very fragran...

Fleurette from Birrificio Italiano

by joypirate 13 years ago

Tried this last night and it's mighty tasty, if mighty large (definitely want to share this, as I did). Of the flavors, the rose petal and black pepper stand out the most. It should also mentio...

Review: Pomme Lambic, Hitachino's Nest, Caballero Aguila - Hurrah for Surfas!

by Dommy 13 years ago

I had to say, out of all the new boards, this is my favorite. I am a HUGE brew/booze hound and sadly haven't posted much because as one of my last posts here mentioned, I hadn't food a beer shop i...

Non-Alcoholic beers-unturned stones?

by Suburban Sandy 13 years ago

DH has had to stop consuming alcoholic beverages for health reasons and as a supportive spouse, I've mostly joined him. Anyone tried any really good N/A beers? Descriptions please. We've tried the ...

Grabbin' a six pack at the deli - what's your "safe" beer

by erikka 13 years ago

Quite often, in a pinch, I find myself buying a six pack of beer from the corner deli - usually something of the Sam Adams/Red Stripe/fairly commercial ilk (which, for Brooklyn includes some things...

canadian beer that tastes like mexican beer

by 2equis 13 years ago

Of the hundred canadian beers available in the beer store, is there one that is close to Sol? I'm trying to find a canadian beer that gives me the same taste, for these long hot sweaty mexican sty...

Summertime Saisons

by erikka 13 years ago

I'm a big fan of the Dupont Farmhouse Saison and would like to try saisons from other breweries. Had Smuttynose's last night, it was sort of blah. Any other recommendations - I tend to like these a...

Heads Up For Southern Beer Hounds

by ChinoWayne 13 years ago

There is a thread going on now on the South board about the availability of beers for shipping from Vintage Cellar, in Virginia: http://www.chowhound.com/topics/show/308052

So Happy I live in San Diego

by Pancho 13 years ago

Just stumbled on this site, and thought I'd share my happiness and pure luck of having SD as my home town - Stone, Alexmith, Alpine, Pizza Port, Green Flash, etc. are always available and often on ...

Portland Oregon Micro Brew scene

by MarkG 13 years ago

i read in the NY TIMES that Portland ore is a micro brewery and micro brew mecca. what are the best micro breweries and micro brews there??

Sam Adams Black Lager

by Josh 13 years ago

Just saw this today at the grocery store, figured it'd be worth a shot. It's not bad, certainly, but it's also not Kostritzer. Has kind of an odd tang to it. Anyone else tried it?

What Beer to go with Chinese food?

by wanderlustre 13 years ago

Hey guys, I'm looking for beers to pair with Chinese food. I work a bar in a Chinese restaurant and I've been bringing in beers for the boss man to try. It seems like a lot of Chinese folks (I'm Ch...

Seeking a very beery apple beer

by Pei 13 years ago

Most things labelled apple beer are too sweet for me to consider "beer". And while I love a good bottle of French apple cider, sometimes I want something with more beer flavor. Lambic is closer ...

Sixpoint Craft Ales

by erikka 13 years ago

I've noticed them popping up around Brooklyn and have only tried the Sweet Action (excellent summer beer and an easy drink - maybe a little too easy) and the Brownstone (good, not big on browns). D...

McNeil's Kölsch availability?

by itaunas 13 years ago

I have always been a huge fan of McNeil's and it is distributed here in Massachusetts by Craft Brewer's Guild. I have gotten a couple of local liquor stores to carry it. However, when I have trie...

kolsch style beer by any other name...

mr mouther
by mr mouther 13 years ago

I love kolsch style beer but find it hard to track down in the states (southerncal specifically.) I've heard it can go by a couyple different names here, like "blonde." Well, I tried a couple beers...

Holiday Wine Cellars (San Diego)

by Josh 13 years ago

Just went there this AM for my bi-monthly beer re-stocking trip. They've expanded their selection considerably! Huge selection of Belgian obscurities as always, but they've added a bunch of Germ...

Beer cocktails like the beer Bloody Mary

by rworange 13 years ago

So this question is coming from a discussion about a Mexican beer cocktail called a chevela - 1 part Clamato; 2 parts Beer; 1 squirt Lemon Juice; 3 dashes Tabasco Sauce; 2 drops Worchester Sauce. M...

WSJ: Czech beer tour

by Sir Gawain 13 years ago

There's an article in today's WSJ about beer tourism in the Czech Republic, highlighting several small and microbreweries, notably Stramberk in North Moravia, one of my personal favorites. The a...

Favorite English bitter?

by monkeyrotica 13 years ago

After avoiding ales for most of my adult life, I've developed a taste for Redhook ESB. Tried the IPA and found it too hoppy and metallic for my taste. Tried Fullers ESB and liked it. Don't care for...

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