Monthly Archives: May 2013

Southern Tier Oat

From the Brewery:  “‘Brewed for the harvest’ This beer begins in spring when oat seeds are sown as soon as the soil can be worked. Meanwhile, select types of barley are planted with hopes that Mother Nature will be kind. … Continue reading

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Stone Levitation Ale

From the Brewery:  “We’re best known for brewing aggressive, big-character beers, but we love a great sessionable ale as much as anyone. Most beers at the less-weighty end of the spectrum lack flavor and depth as much as they lack … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Reviews, Dark/Brown Ales | 4 Comments

Sierra Nevada Summerfest

From the Brewery:  “Since their invention in the 1840s, Pilsener-style beers have become the world’s most popular style. With a nod toward the original Czech tradition, Summerfest is brewed to feature the best of Bohemian nature. Crisp, golden, dry and … Continue reading

Posted in Beer Reviews, Lager/Pilsener | 1 Comment

Tioga-Sequoia Mt. Whitney Pale Ale

From the Brewery:  “A classic American Pale Ale that has a blend of Two Row, Caramel, and Munich malts with a touch of wheat. A balanced combination of North American hops creates a depth of character and aroma that brings … Continue reading

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Fuller’s Organic Honey Dew

From the Brewery:  “Organic Honey Dew is the UK’s best selling organic beer. Light and golden with a zesty edge and a bitter-sweet flavour, Honey Dew is a naturally palatable brew that is Soil Association approved.” 5.0% ABV The Pour:  Poured … Continue reading

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Rogue Chocolate Stout

From the Brewery:  “Ebony in color with a rich creamy head. The mellow flavor of oats, chocolate malts and real chocolate are balanced perfectly with the right amount of hops for a bitter-sweet finish.” 6% ABV The Pour:  Poured from a … Continue reading

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Firestone Walker Pale 31

From the Brewery:  “Pale 31 is an ode to our home California, the 31st state to be added to the union.  Beer may not be associated with terroir the way wine is, but we believe that where we’re from impacts how … Continue reading

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