Monthly Archives: July 2013

Central California Coast Beer-cation 2013

Firestone Walker Brewery – Paso Robles:  We actually visited Firestone Walker earlier this year, but I never put any info up for it, so here we are. We enjoyed our first brewery tour, which showed us a lot of neat things … Continue reading

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North Coast Old Rasputin Russian Imperial Stout

From the Brewery:  “Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes. It’s a rich, intense brew with big complex flavors … Continue reading

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21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon Wheat Beer

From the Brewery:  “Like Lady Liberty, we stand for independence and perseverance. In the pursuit of innovative beer, there is no obstacle too great. No journey too long. No fruit too gigantic. This American wheat beer is brewed with real … Continue reading

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Rogue American Amber Ale

From the Brewery:  “Tawny in color, with a coffee aroma, tight head and a delicate roasted malt accent. Generous use of hops and a smooth finish.” 5.6% ABV Purchased from Old Doc’s in Fresno. The Pour:  Poured from a 22 oz … Continue reading

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Rogue Captain Sig’s Northwestern Ale

From the Brewery:  “Dedicated to the Hansen brothers – Sig, Edgar, and Norman – the Rogues of the Bering Sea. Portions of proceeds of Deadliest Ale will support the Fishermans Fund. Deep red in color, this ale starts off with … Continue reading

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