Monthly Archives: August 2013

New Belgium Trippel (Belgian Style Ale)

From the Brewery:  “Our Trippel Belgian Style Ale (pronounced triple) opens with a bold blast of hops that slowly gives way to the fruity esters implied by our Belgian yeast strain. In the Belgian tradition of brewing singles, doubles and … Continue reading

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Young’s Double Chocolate Stout

From the Brewery:  “Luxurious and at the same time with a hint of decadence, Young’s Double Chocolate Stout has it all, delivering a satisfying, indulgent taste without ever becoming overly sweet.” 5.2% ABV Purchased from Old Doc’s in Fresno, California. The … Continue reading

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Rogue Dead Guy Ale

From the Brewery:  “Dead Guy is a German-style Maibock made with Rogue’s proprietary ‘PacMan’ ale yeast. It is deep honey in color with a malty aroma, rich hearty flavor and a well balanced finish. Dead Guy is created from Northwest … Continue reading

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Tioga-Sequoia Double Dry Hopped Gen. Sherman IPA

From the Brewery:  “DDH Sherman IPA is our classic West Coast Style IPA unfiltered and dry hopped a second time with additional Simco, Crystal, and Cascade hops. Dry hopping lends extra aroma and flavor to any beer. Double Dry Hopping … Continue reading

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Central Coast Brewing Stenner Creek Stout (Oatmeal Stout)

From the Brewery:  “An English seasonal variant of sweet stout, the liberal use of flaked oats adds a silky creaminess to the mouthfeel.  To further enhance this effect our Stenner Creek Stout is often served on Nitrogen.  Packed with notes … Continue reading

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Calsberg Sverige D. Carnegie 5,5%

From the Brewery:  “Carnegie Porter was brewed for the first time in 1836 and tastes the same today as it did then. Carnegie Porter has a creamy head with a scent of coffee. Its sweet and wellrounded flavor is balanced … Continue reading

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Lagunitas Maximus IPA

From the Brewery:  “At the height of the heat in the heart of the summer, we felt that the only cure was a raging mouthful of fresh hops and malt. Caution: May remove enamel from teeth. This is Lagunitas IPA … Continue reading

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