San Tan Negro Nitron Cascadian Dark Ale/Black IPA [Type 30] 7.3% ABV I'm loving the nitro beers. Left Hand Milk Stout Nitro is a winner, and so is this. Using Nitrogen as a pressurizer instead of Carbon Dioxide produces a smoother, less bitter beer. This pairs
Rhinelander Boatswain Double IPA Double IPA [Type 30] 8.4% ABV This was a left-over from Strong Beer month at Beer Club. I am not familiar with Rhinelander, so I was uncertain what to expect. I was pleasantly surprised. As an IPA curmudgeon, I tend to be skeptical of all
New Belgium Snow Day Dark IPA [Type ] 6.2% ABV This is New Belgium's dark IPA or cascadian dark ale. Among beers of this style, I think I like the Beaver Street version better. The beer is quite dark, but the hops dominate completely. You smell hops, you
New Belgium Belgo Belgian Style IPA [Type 6 and Type 30] 7% ABV This beer is exactly what it says, an IPA that tastes Belgian. As you can see from the picture, it developed a massive fluffy head in a tulip glass. The citrusy hops just fly out of those
Stone Mogul Madness Dark IPA [Type 30] 6.6% ABV The Magistra bought this for me at McGaugh's Smoke and Bottle. It is pretty similar to the Beaver Street Cascadian Dark Ale, and the man at the store said he sold the head brewer this very beer [among
I enjoyed some Stone Bombers with my friend Owen a couple weeks back, so here are some tasting notes. Stone Old Guardian Old Guardian is a barleywine [Type 64]. ABV 12%. Like most barleywines, it is thick and rich. As a Stone offering, it is more hoppy than many barleywines.
Lumberyard Cascadian Dark Ale Dark IPA [Type 30] 5.8% ABV Pacific Northwest Hops along with roasted flavors make this a dark or black india pale ale. Not quite black, but a pretty dark ale nonetheless. A beautiful pour, dark brown with a beautiful white head. Rating This was a