Monthly Archives: November 2013

Brewery Ommegang: Take The Black Stout

From the Brewery:  “A stout as dark as the winters that once engulfed Westeros. As robust as the men who swear their oaths at the Weirwood tree. Chocolate and caramel sweetness are balanced by hop bitterness. Roasty, woodsy notes and … Continue reading

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Tap It Brewing: IPA

From the Brewery:  “Here at Tap It Brewing we take a unique approach toward crafting an India Pale Ale and challenge the current status quo. The goal? To craft an India Pale Ale hoppy in flavor and aroma that goes … Continue reading

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Lagunitas: Undercover Shut-Down Ale

From the Brewery:  “We brewed this especially bitter ale in remembrance of the 2005 St Patrick’s Day Massacre and in commemoration of our 20-day suspension that followed. The ABC conducted an undercover investigation of our brewery, finding us guilty of … Continue reading

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Lagunitas: IPA

From the Brewery:  “Lagunitas IPA was our first seasonal way back in 1995. The recipe was formulated with malt and hops working together to balance it all out on your ‘buds so you can knock back more than one without … Continue reading

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AleSmith: Speedway Stout

From the Brewery:  “Jet Black, with an off-white head. Starts with a strong coffee and dark chocolate sensation, then fades to a multitude of toasty, roasty and caramel malt flavors. Clean and crisp, full- bodied. Warmth from the high alcohol … Continue reading

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Green Flash: Imperial India Pale Ale

From the Brewery:  “San Diego IPA, as it has come to be known by many, is pale in color, super-hoppy, high-gravity, yet a highly quaffable ale. Our Imperial IPA is created in this new tradition with intense hop flavors and … Continue reading

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