Monthly Archives: July 2013

Wells & Young’s Banana Bread Beer

From the Brewery:  “This unique brew combines all the traditional qualities and style of a Charles Wells beer with the subtle flavour of banana. Wells Banana Bread Beer is a popular beer in the Wells and Young’s range of ales. … Continue reading

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Chimay Tripel / Blanche (White) / Cinq Cents

From the Brewery:  “The Chimay Triple, last-born of the Abbey, is labelled “Cinq Cents” on the 750 ml bottle. Of a golden colour, the Trappist beer combines sweet and bitter in a rare balance. The beer’s aroma felt in the … Continue reading

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21st Amendment Back in Black

From the Brewery:  “Inspired by Paul Revere’s midnight ride, we rebelled against the British style IPA, embraced the more aggressive American version and then recast it in bold, brave, defiant black. Our Black IPA is a Declaration of Independence from … Continue reading

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Rogue Hazelnut Brown Nectar

From the Brewery:  “A nutty twist to a traditional European Brown Ale. Dark brown in color with a hazelnut aroma, a rich nutty flavor and a smooth malty finish.” 6.2% ABV Purchased from Mar-Val in Prather, California. The Pour:  Poured from … Continue reading

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Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale

From the Brewery:  “Forget about the car companies, this is the original hybrid. A cross between a Scotch Ale, an India Pale Ale and an American Brown, Indian Brown Ale is well-hopped and malty at the same time (It’s magical!). … Continue reading

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Rogue Mocha Porter

From the Brewery:  “Ruddy brown in color, a bittersweet balance of malt and hops with a light cream finish. Mocha Porter is made from Northwest Harrington and Klages; 135-165, 95-115, and 70-80 Crystal; Beeston Chocolate, Black, Munich and Carastan malts. … Continue reading

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Lost Coast Downtown Brown Light Brown Ale

From the Brewery:  “A smooth, full-bodied nut brown ale, lightly hopped with a hint of roasted and crystal malts. This ale is dark in color without the heavy taste of porter or stout.” 5.0 % ABV Purchased from Mar-Val grocery store … Continue reading

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